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    Mido, Vintage Multifort Luxe Bumper Automatic, Rose Gold and Stainless Steel, Circa 1951
    Case: 34mm, rose gold and stainless steel, three body, with rose gold bezel, rose gold shell over lugs, stainless center section and screw-down back; case shows 5479 reference number between lugs, and British patent 385509 inside back, No. 1499727
    Dial: brushed champagne, with inner minute track, outer brushed silver border, and raised rose gold baton markers with luminous dots; rose gold sword hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, with rose gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Movement: Mido caliber 917 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, bumper self-winding, adjusted to three positions, with nickel finish
    Band: period leather
    Signed:


    Condition Report*: Type: Mido, Vintage Multifort Luxe Bumper Automatic, Rose Gold and Stainless Steel, Ref. 5479, Circa 1951
    Signed: Mido on dial, case, and movement
    Model: Multifort Luxe Super-Automatic, Ref. 5479
    Dial: brushed champagne, with inner minute track, outer brushed silver border, and raised rose gold baton markers with luminous dots
    Hands: rose gold sword hour/minute hands with luminous inserts, with rose gold sword sweep seconds hand
    Metal: rose gold and stainless steel
    Case: #1499727
    Case Info: three body, with rose gold bezel, rose gold shell over lugs, stainless center section and screw-down back; case shows 5479 reference number between lugs, and British patent 385509 inside back
    Case Width: 34mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Mido caliber 917 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, bumper self-winding, adjusted to three positions, with nickel finish
    Band: period leather strap
    Circa: 1951
    Condition: Well-preserved dial showing patina on outer portion. Very good, unblemished case, with monogram on back. 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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    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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