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    Swiss, 18k Gold Two-Train Pocket Watch With Ruby Cylinder Escapement, Independent Dead-Beat Center Seconds, circa 1870
    Case: 50 mm, 18k yellow gold, four body, engine turned, reeded rim with slide tab to activate the center seconds, gold cuvette with inscription in German
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, black minute track, moon hands
    Movement: gilt two train, ruby cylinder escapement, flat three arm balance wheel, 14 jewels, dual mainspring barrels
    Signed: case with LB makers mark, 92.2 grams gross weight


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, 18k Gold Two-Train Pocket Watch With Ruby Cylinder Escapement, Independent Dead-Beat Center Seconds, circa 1870
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, black minute track
    Hands: moon hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 92.2 grams gross weight
    Case Info: four body, engine turned, reeded rim with slide tab to activate the center seconds, gold cuvette with inscription in German
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt two train, ruby cylinder escapement, flat three arm balance wheel, 14 jewels, dual mainspring barrels
    Condition: This fine and rare timepiece presents with a very good conditioned gold case. The dial with a small repaired edge flake at the bottom. The movement is running. The dead-beat seconds functioning but sluggish and tending to stop. Heritage does not guarantee timekeeping accuracy. We always recommend servicing for daily use and timekeeping accuracy
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    8th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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