Heavy 18K Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch(53mm) | Jump -1/4-Seconds Key-Wind/ 2-Train Center Sweep &
Rare Heavy 18K
Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch(53mm) | Jump -1/4-Seconds Key-Wind/ 2-Train
Center Sweep & Hack
Swiss; Serial #5,979; Circa: 1886
Complications: Jump ¼-second.
CASE: The 18-size hunter case #5,979 is 18K with machined
decorations and signed “H E D.”
DIAL: This white porcelain dial is single sunk with Roman
numerals and Breguet hands.
MOVT: This 22-jewel nickel key-set #5,979 movement features a
lever escapement with bridge-style layout
C 2 (The case is in perfect
D 2 (The dial is in perfect
M 2-6 (The movement is in perfect
R 9 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being
very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Experts Opinion: Hack button at 12:00 stops center and jump ¼-second,
2-trains for time and jump ¼. Heavy mint 18K case and superb dial!