Condition Report For Lot# 148 :
CASE: Dents and significant wear; Scratches on inside of case and on cuvette; "TED" crudely scratched into inside of back cover; Covers with minor gaps at band when closed; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, 100 deg.; Crystal absent; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 5:30, 6:00; Minor flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 4:00. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Spotting and staining, fingerprints; Bright work with scattered specks of oxide; Case screw replaced; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, gummy, good staff, roller jewel missing. RARITY: This is a four star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`, uncommon, less than 100 made. This watch is from the first series of Bunns produced, serial numbers 201 - 300.