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    Waltham Gold-in-Quartz Box Hinge For Shreve & Co. San Francisco, circa 1879
    Case: 14k rose gold, 14 size, 48 mm, front engraved with large leaf pattern, back with applied gold-in-quartz and moss agate frame, gold cuvette
    Dial: enamel, signed Geo. C. Shreve & Co., San Francisco Cal., Roman numerals, sub seconds, spade hands
    Movement: No. 1146132, gilt, Riverside, 11 jewels, model 74, Woerd's patent
    Signed: case is signed A.W. Co., gross weight is 128 grams

    Condition Report*: Type: Waltham Gold-in-Quartz Box Hinge For Shreve & Co. San Francisco
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; spade hands
    Metal: 14 gold
    Gram Weight: 128
    Case Info: gold cuvette, engraved front cover
    Case Width: 14 size, 48 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1146132, gilt, Riverside, 11 jewels, model 74, Woerd's patent
    Circa: 1879
    Condition: movement good and running, cleaning is recommended, dial is good, case has wear to the bow and front lid, front cover center panel has a slight gap where it is not sitting flush in the bezel (small solder support bar is connedting panel to the bezel), gold-in-quartz back plate is very good - applied on top of the back cover
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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