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    Swiss Two Train Gold Captains Watch With Independent Center Seconds, circa 1870's
    Case: heavy 14k gold hunters case, 55 mm, inner gold cuvette, covers engraved with roses, leaves and outer engine turned patterns, sailboat scene on the back, two gold slides on the case rim to stop the center seconds and the subsidiary seconds
    Dial: white enamel, center dead beat independent seconds, dual Roman time dials, subsidiary constant seconds, outer minute track spade and moon hands
    Movement: gilt two train with side lever escapement, 20 jewels, gold balance wheel, temperature curb and parachute jewel on the balance, key wind and key set
    Signed: case is signed Dueber, with original jewelers box, gross watch weight is 128.5 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss Two Train Gold Captains Watch With Independent Center Seconds
    Dial: enamel, two Roman time dials, sub seconds
    Hands; moon and spades
    Metal: heavy 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 128.5
    Case Info: hunters case, floral engravings
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt two train, key wind and key set, side lever escapement, 20 jewels, gold balance wheel with temperature compensation curb and parachute
    Circa: 1870's
    Condition: dial is very good with only one small surface scratch, case is very good, movement is good and running, independent seconds working, fourth wheel jewel a replacement
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
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