Description

    Waltham Model 1870 Massive 18k Gold Crescent Street Key Wind, circa 1871
    Case: 55.5 mm, 18 size, four body, gold cuvette, engine turned center, scrolls on top and bottom areas, oval frame at center
    Dial: white enamel, blued steel butterfly hands, sub seconds, black Roman chapters
    Movement: No. 554536, gilt full plate, key wind and key set from the back, 15 jewels, patent pinion
    Signed: American Watch Co., gross weight 151.8 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Model 1870 Massive 18k Gold Crescent Street Key Wind
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; blued steel butterfly hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 151.8
    Case Info: four body, gold dust cover
    Case Width: 55.5 mm, 18 size
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 554536, gilt full plate, key wind and key set from the back, 15 jewels, patent pinion
    Circa: 1871
    Condition: movement is good and running, dial is superb, case is good overall, some wear to the light engine turnings


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