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    Meylan, retailed by Tiffany & Co., 18K Yellow Gold, Manual Wind, Circa 1920s
    Case: 25x32 mm, 18K yellow gold, two body, square, with snap-on bezel, No. 18470
    Dial: aged matte white, with outer minute track and luminous Arabic numerals; skeletonized black spade hands, with luminous inserts
    Movement: C.H. Meylan caliber manual wind, 18 jewels, Swiss lever, with five adjustments, nickel finish with Geneva stripes, No. 27355
    Band: leather
    Signed: Tiffany & Co. on dial, C. H. Meylan on movement, and Cresarrow logo on movement and case

    U.S.-based Cresarrow supplied cases to C.H. Meylan, IWC, and other premium manufacturers, some of whose watches were retailed by Tiffany and signed Tiffany & Co. on the dial.


    Condition Report*: Type: Meylan, retailed by Tiffany & Co., 18K Yellow Gold, Manual Wind, Circa 1920s
    Signed: Tiffany & Co. on dial, C. H. Meylan on movement, and Cresarrow logo on movement and case
    Dial: aged matte white, with outer minute track and luminous Arabic numerals
    Hands: skeletonized black spade, with luminous inserts
    Metal: 18K yellow gold
    Case: #18470
    Case Info: two body, square, with snap-on bezel
    Case Length: 32 mm lug to lug
    Case Width: 25 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: C.H. Meylan caliber manual wind, 18 jewels, Swiss lever, with five adjustments, nickel finish with Geneva stripes, No. 27355
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1920s
    Condition: Very good, well-preserved condition overall. Hands and numerals retain their original luminous; dial shows faint radium burns at seven and nine. Running, but service is recommended.
    *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".

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    June, 2019
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