Description

    Waltham Rare 18k Gold Double Dial Chronograph, circa 1877
    Case: original heavy 18k gold A.W.Co. case, 53 mm, hunters case, plain covers with reeded edges and rim
    Dial: enamel, primary dial with Arabic numerals and black minute track, subsidiary seconds at 9, blued spade hands, enameled ring dial for the chronograph with 1/5th second divisions and Arabic numerals, blued steel flyback sweep hand
    Movement: No. 1090602, gilt, 3/4 plate, 16 jewels, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet fork, bi-metallic compensated balance, index regulator, lever set, Lugrin's patent
    Signed: American Watch Co., gross weight is 139.3 grams




    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Rare 18k Gold Double Dial Chronograph
    Model: 1874
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals, offset seconds
    Hands; blue spade hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 139.3
    Case No: 16853
    Case Info: original A.W.Co. case
    Case Width: 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1090602, gilt, 3/4 plate, 16 jewels, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet fork, bi-metallic compensated balance, index regulator, lever set, Lugrin's patent
    Circa: 1877
    Condition: movement is very good, good finish and working and running well, primary dial is superb, chronograph dial ring is good, case is good overall with only very slight scratches


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