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    Waltham Multicolor Gold & Ruby 18 Size Box Hinge Hunters Case, circa 1891
    Case: 57 mm, 14k gold, scalloped rim, multicolor flowers and leaves, front with a large blank rose crest, back centered by a round ruby, C.W.Mfg.Co.
    Dial: double sunk, Roman chapters, outer five minutes, open tulip form hands
    Movement: No. 3957827, nickel with large star form damaskeened pattern, 15 jewels, adjusted, model 83
    Signed: Waltham, gross weight is 162.7 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Waltham Multicolor Gold & Ruby 18 Size Box Hinge Hunters Case
    Dial: double sunk, Roman
    Hands; open tulip form hands
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 162.7
    Case Info: four body, gold dust cover
    Case Width: 18 size, 57 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 3957827, nickel with large star form damaskeened pattern, 15 jewels, adjusted, model 83
    Circa: 1891
    Condition: movement is good and running, dial is very good, case is very choice and crisp with the exception of a tiny opening in the gold right below where the front pendant tube attaches to the rim, name and date of 1891 engraved on the dust cover
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