Description

    Waltham Gold In Quartz Box Hinge Pocket Watch, circa 1884
    Case: 10k rose gold, engraved back with flowers and swirls, 52 mm, 18 size, front with applied cover of gold in quartz panels, agates and a central gold engraved nugget with a domed crystal depicting a building with flag, rocks in the fore ground
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, blue spade hands
    Movement: No. 2574369, gilt model 79, marked Sterling, 7 jewels


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Gold In Quartz Box Hinge Pocket Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; spade hands
    Metal: with 18 numeral marked, tests 10k gold
    Gram Weight: 130.4
    Case Info: B.W.C.Co marked, rose gold
    Case Width: 18 size, 52 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 2574369, gilt model 79, marked Sterling, 7 jewels
    Circa: 1884
    Condition: movement running, some spotting to the plate, dial is good, case is good with some wear to the back cover, some hairlines on the agates


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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