Description

    Waltham Wm. Ellery Civil War Era Key Wind, circa 1865
    Case: hunter, coin silver 18 size, 55 mm, engine turned, small crest on front, # 72
    Dial: enamel, Roman hours, black minute track, moon hands, sub seconds
    Movement: model 57, gilt full plate, steel un-cut balance, under sprung hairspring, # 211068
    Signed: American Watch Co. on the dial, Wm Ellery Boston Mass. on the movement, S. D. & Co. on the case


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Wm. Ellery Civil War Era Key Wind
    Signed: Wm Ellery Boston Mass.
    Model: model 57
    Dial: Roman, black minute track, signed American Watch
    Hands; blue moon
    Metal: coin silver
    Case No: 72
    Case Info: hunter, engine turned with small crest
    Case Width: 18 size, 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: full plate, 7 jewel, # 211068, steel un-cut balance, under sprung hairspring, gilt
    Circa: 1865
    Condition: movement ticking and running, servicing is recommended, gilt is lightened, dial good, lightly hairlined, case good but some dents


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    December, 2008
    8th-9th Monday-Tuesday
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