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    Swiss Enamel & Gold Miniature Ladybug Form Watch, circa 1915
    Case: 18k and enamel, diamond ornaments on the blue enameled wings, black enameled head with ruby set eyes, winding crown set as the nose, hinged gold lower body opens to reveal a display crystal and the movement, 25 mm x 20 mm, front gold "feet" fold down to form a support stand
    Dial: silver, black enameled Arabic numerals and minute track, pointed blue baton hands
    Movement: 18 jewels, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance, nickel finish
    Signed: unsigned


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss Enamel & Gold Miniature Ladybug Form Watch
    Dial: silver with Arabic numerals, black minute track
    Hands; blue steel pointed batons
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case Info: four body, enameled wings with diamonds
    Case Length: 25 mm
    Case Width: 20 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 18 jewel, nickel, 3/4 plate, lever escapement
    Circa: 1915
    Condition: dial is very good, case is very good, very tiny and minor nicks on the black enameled head, movement is good, not running seems to need cleaning, is complete, staff appears to be good
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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