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    Waltham Very Rare KW16 American Watch Co. 19 Jewel Nickel Key Wind, No. 501551, circa 1870
    Case: coin silver, engine turned covers, gold hinge tubes, push button, back opening lips and top lips, 16 size, 59 mm, silver dust cover, coin edge
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, black minute track, blue steel spade hands, signed American Watch Co.
    Movement: No. 501551, nickel with damaskeened finish, 19 jewels, cap jewel on the escape wheel pivots, gold train, gold pallet fork bridge, gold cap frame on the balance bridge, blued plate screws, bi-metallic gold and steel balance with gold screws, signed "Fogg's Safety Pinion Patented Feb. 14, 1865"


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Very Rare KW16 American Watch Co. 19 Jewel Nickel Key Wind
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; blue steel spades
    Metal: coin silver and gold
    Case No: 11873
    Case Info: gold lips, push button and hinge tubes
    Case Width: 16 size, 59 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 501551, nickel with damaskeeded finish, 19 jewels, cap jewel on the escape wheel pivots, gold train, gold pallet fork bridge, gold cap frame on the balance bridge, blued plate screws, bi-metallic gold and steel balance with gold screws, signed "Fogg's Safety Pinion Patented Feb. 14, 1865"
    Circa: 1870
    Condition: dial is superb, movement is very good, case is good with wear to the engine turnings, some light scratches on the front cover, two nicks on the back, good hinges


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    May, 2012
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