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Lot 0080
1898, Lancaster, PA
Dial: white porcelain with black Arabic numerals, outer minute track, sunken sub-seconds, blued steel pierced spade hands, dial signed: Trademark Standard B of R T / Ball's Standard Dial Pat. Apld. For
Movement: 17 jewel, Hamilton grade: 999B, #28653, size 18, stem-wind and lever-set, nickel finish, full plate, damascened circular pattern, adjusted, straight line lever escapement with sapphire pallets, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometric regulator, safety pinion, engraved: Patented Nov. 17.96. Pat. Aug. 1896., additionally signed: Trademark Official B of R T Standard Ball & Co. Cleveland
Case: gold-filled open-face case by Keystone, #4479646, polished body and glazed hinged bezel, hinged engine-turned back with central shield
54mm Dia.
121 grams gross


Overall good condition. Winds, sets and runs. Dial: Good condition. Chip to dial edge at 1 o'clock. Movement: Good condition. Light surface abrasion. Case: Good condition. Light surface abrasion commensurate with use.

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