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    Elgin Rare 18k Lord Elgin Commemorative Wristwatch
    Case: 18k yellow gold, two body, large hinged and hooded lugs, 38 mm x 20 mm
    Dial: silver, gold dot markers, sub seconds, gold dauphine and circle hands
    Movement: Movement: # 50000262, grade 670, gold plate finish, 21 jewels, 7 adjustments
    Band: Brown leather Lord Elgin
    Signed: Dial, movement, case, strap and 18k tang buckle signed Elgin
    Note: This limited edition watch is one of one thousand made to commemorate the anniversary of the 50 millionth watch produced by Elgin.

    This Lord Elgin, known as the 50 Millionth Anniversary watch, is truly a rare example. The model was release in 1951 to celebrate Elgin's 50th anniversary and to mark the 50th million watch production. It was a limited release, only 1000 watches were made. The case is crafted out of 18 karat yellow gold with hinged oversize hooded lugs. Powered by Elgin's caliber 670 a 21 jewel mechanical movement with 7 adjustments. Elgin was the first manufacturer to produce 50 million watches. The actual 50th million watch known as the "red feather" resides at Elgin History Museum.


    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin Rare 18k Lord Elgin Commemorative Wristwatch
    Signed: triple signed Elgin
    Model: Lord Elgin
    Dial: silver, gold dot markers
    Hands: gold circle and dauphine
    Metal: 18K Gold
    Case #: 1025110
    Case Info: two body, hinged large hooded lugs
    Case Length: 38mm
    Case Width: 20mm
    Crystal: curved glass
    Watch Movement: Movement: # 50000262, grade 670, gold plate finish, 21 jewels, 7 adjustments
    Band: Brown leather
    Circa: 1950's
    Condition: Movement is very good and working, dial is very good, case is excellent. Service recommended
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