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    Swiss Silver Musical Watch, circa 1885
    Case: 59 mm diameter, .800 fine silver, openface, blank crest on back, inner bezel and crystal over the movement, no. 9238
    Dial: enamel, light pink with musical instruments and fern foliage decoration, Roman hour numerals, "Louis XIV" hands, upper time dial
    Movement: nickel movement with cylinder escapement, pin set, three arm un-cut balance, cylinder music roll with steel comb activated from a side rim lever
    Signed: Gesetzlich & Geschutz on the movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss musical pocket watch
    Signed: Gesetzlich & Geschutzt
    Dial: fancy, light pink, music motif, Roman
    Hands; gold Louis XIV
    Metal: .800 Silver
    Case No: 9238
    Case Info: Crest on back, Large
    Case Width: 59 mm
    Crystal: Plastic
    Watch Movement: cylinder time movement, brass three arm un-cut balance, cylinder music roll with steel 29 comb plate, pin set
    Circa: 1885
    Condition: Movement is running and music plays, case good with some wear to crest on back, dial has hairlines and a repaired chip near 12 and 1 o'clock


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