Condition Report For Lot# 1066 :
CASE: Shallow dents, dimples; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Engine turning worn smooth; Minor gaps between band and covers when closed; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Seconds hand replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Losses to gilding; Gouge in balance cock at screw; Balance endstone setting abraded; Minor oxide and color loss on screws; Very dirty. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, needs service. Henry Louis Matile displayed precision watches at the United States Centennial Exhibition in 1876, and frequently entered his timepieces in the chronometer trials at Neuchatel.