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    Hamilton Nautilus With Unique Dial Commissioned By President Lyndon Baines Johnson, circa 1964
    Case: 10k rolled gold plate, straight lugs, 34 mm
    Dial: silver, applied gold numerals and engraved golden indexes, LBJ initials and the motto "Do Unto Others As You Would Have Them Do Unto You"
    Movement: grade 505, electric
    Band: Hamilton signed lizard strap and plated buckle

    Note: From the personal collection of René Rondeau, this rare dial carries President Lyndon Johnson's initials in his very characteristic handwriting, along with the "golden rule". LBJ had these made in 1964 as gifts for aides, friends, and favored visitors.


    Condition Report*: Type: Hamilton Nautilus With Unique Dial Commissioned By President Lyndon Baines Johnson
    Dial: silver, with LBJ script initials
    Hands; gold baton hands
    Metal: 10k rolled gold plate
    Case Info: round, straight lugs
    Case Width: 34 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: grade 505, electric
    Band: brown lizard with Hamilton buckle
    Circa: 1964
    Condition: movement is good and running, dial has some patina lines, good overall, case with some wear on the left side and small wear through spot on the back battery frame area
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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