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    Waltham A. W. Co. 17 Jewel 18k Rose Gold Model 1873, Circa 1878
    Case: 18k rose gold, 8 size, 42 mm, round drum Hunter's case, ornate monogram engraving on the back cover, large "FAM" ornate monogram engraving on the front cover, triple hinge, smooth case except for engraved monograms
    Dial: white enamel, Roman, blued steel sculptured hands
    Movement: No. 1056495, 17 jewel, nickel, 3/4 plate, lightly damaskeened, plain regulator, screwed in gold jewel settings, raised on center wheel, gold balance wheel screws, blued screws, adjusted
    Signed: Am. Watch Co. Waltham, Mass.
    Gross Weight: 72.6 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Waltham A. W. Co. 17 Jewel 18k Rose Gold Model 1873, Circa 1878
    Model: 1873
    Dial: white enamel, Roman
    Hands; blued steel sculptured
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Gram Weight: 72.6
    Case No: 1288
    Case Info: round drum Hunter's case
    Case Width: 8 size, 42 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1056495, 17 jewel, nickel, 3/4 plate, lightly damaskeened, plain regulator, screwed in gold jewel settings, raised on center wheel, gold balance wheel screws, blued screws, adjusted
    Circa: 1878
    Condition: dial is superb, case is sharp, movement runs a little bit but is dry and needs to be cleaned
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    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
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