Condition Report For Lot# 111 :
CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, at 4:00, 12:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scattered spotting; Bright work has a few small spots of minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude. James Mix, son of James and Elizabeth Mix was born July 11, 1823 in New York State. He was in the jewelry business as early as 1860 and still a jeweler on Madison Ave, Albany in 1900, He died Jan 3, 1907 at Albany, age 83.