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    Patek Philippe, 18k Gold Hunter Cased Chronograph, No. 47270, circa 1875
    Case: No. 47270, 18k yellow gold, four body, gold cuvette, back engine turned, front with American eagle and "E. Pluribus Unum" banner, reeded rim with button for the start, stop and reset of the chronograph and slide lock out lever
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, outer minute track and 1/5th seconds, spade hands, sub seconds
    Movement: gilt bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, wolf's tooth winding, keyless lever, stem setting, visible chronograph works
    Signed: case lids and cuvette with Patek Philippe signature and marks, gross weight 143.1 grams, accompanied by an 18k gold 16 inch chain weighing 15.6 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Patek Philippe, 18k Gold Hunter Cased Chronograph, No. 47270, circa 1875
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; spade hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 143.1 (the watch gross), chain is 15.6 grams
    Case No: 47270
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, wolf's tooth winding, keyless lever, stem setting, visible chronograph works
    Circa: 1875
    Condition: dial is superb, movement is good and running, cleaning is recommended, case is good overall with some wear to the outer engine turned areas, cuvette is engraved with name and date of 1924, earlier name/date engraved over
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