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    Elgin Men's Gold Anniversary Model Wristwatch, circa 1951
    Case: 18k gold, hinged oversize hooded lugs, 40 x 20 mm, # 1024105, two piece, domed crystal
    Dial: silver, subsidiary seconds, special circle and Dauphine hands, line and dot hour markers
    Movement: #50000784, 21 jewel, manual winding, grade 670, 7 adjustments, gold flash finish
    Band: black lizard with gold plate buckle
    Signed: Lord Elgin on dial and movement
    Note: The timepiece comes with a latter Lord Elgin signed celluloid box.

    This is one of 1000 pieces specially made to mark the anniversary of the Elgin National Watch Co. having reached a production total of 50 million watches.



    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin Men's Gold Anniversary Model Wristwatch
    Signed: Lord Elgin
    Model: limited edition
    Dial: silver, line and dot markers, sub seconds
    Hands; special shape circle and Dauphine
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case No: 1024105
    Case Info: two piece, oversize hinged hooded lugs
    Case Length: 40 mm
    Case Width: 20 mm
    Crystal: curved acrylic
    Watch Movement: # 50000784, 21 jewel, 7 adjustments, gold flash finish, grade 670
    Band: black lizard, gold plate buckle
    Circa: 1951
    Condition: case, dial and movement all in good condition
    Notes: presented with a later period Lord Elgin celluloid box
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    December, 2008
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