Condition Report For Lot# 1123 :
CASE: A few dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Inlaid locomotive worn smooth; Crystal with a few minor scratches; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 8:00, 10:00, center to seconds bit and at 5:00, 10:00, concealed by bezel; Small flake, at 5:00, step to center. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches, scuff on plate; Very faint spotting; Case screws with minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) , a bit noisy in some positions, balance pivots a bit loose in their holes. RARITY: This is a three star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`, uncommon, less than 350 made.