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    Swiss Enamel & Pearl Set Quarter Hour Repeater With Chronograph, circa 1895
    Case: 56 mm, blue guilloche enamel borders, polychrome portrait of a young lady on the front, floral frame and village scene on the back, pearl set edges, gilt rim with push buttons for the chronograph and repeat, gilt cuvette, inner display glass over the movement
    Dial: signed "Trusty", Roman chapters in gold frames, gold and silver minute dots, gold spade hands, sub seconds and center fly back sweep
    Movement: gilt, 3/4 plate, straight line lever escapement, 17 jewels, lever set


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss Enamel & Pearl Set Quarter Hour Repeater With Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters, gold frames
    Hands; golden spades
    Metal: gilt on brass and enamel
    Case Info: guilloche and polychrome enamel
    Case Width: 56 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt, 3/4 plate, straight line lever escapement, 17 jewels, lever set
    Circa: 1895
    Condition: dial is superb, case is very good with some very slight and minor top surface scratches to the enamel, movement is complete, runs a little with pressure on the spring but movement is dry and needs clean and oil, hour hammer chimes but quarter hammer is sticking
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    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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