Description

    Universal Geneve $20 Gold Coin Wristwatch
    Case: 35 mm case from an 1897 Twenty Dollar Gold Liberty coin, side release button, inner hinged 18k gold case in the coin recess
    Dial: golden, black Roman numerals, black baton hands
    Movement: 17 jewels, manual wind, caliber L7, rhodium finish, straight line lever, monometallic balance, shock absorber
    Band: 18k yellow gold integral bracelet, 7 1/2 inches without the extension, fold over clasp
    Signed: all signed Universal Geneve, gross weight is 99.1 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Universal Geneve $20 Gold Coin Wristwatch
    Dial: champagne gold, Roman numerals
    Hands; black batons
    Metal: 18k inner case and band, 22k coin
    Gram Weight: 99.1
    Case No: 2861
    Case Info: inner case is recessed inside the coin
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 17 jewels, manual wind, caliber L7, rhodium finish, straight line lever, monometallic balance, shock absorber
    Band: integral 18k, 7 1/2 inch without extension, 8 with
    Condition: dial is good, movement runs but cannon pinion is loose so hands are not driving, band is good with added on ladder extension, case good except for the front coin lid which needs hinge repair and has a test file mark on the edge below the 1 of the date


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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