|Date/Report Number ..090512.LANDAU Item: VINTAGE 1960-62 LANDAU 14K YELLOW GOLD LADIES WATCH|
|Description of item: VINTAGE 1965 LADIES 14K YELLOW GOLD LANDAU WATCH. WATCH BRACELET AND CASE
TESTED 14K/585 YELLOW. WEIGHT OF WATCH WITH CASE, MOVEMENT AND BRACELET IS 26.7 GRAMS,
WITHOUT MOVEMENT WEIGHT IS 22.6 GRAMS.
WATCH HAS 16 GEMSTONES; 8 PRONG MOUNTED ROUND MEDIUM GRADE RED UNTREATED NATURAL RUBIES .O5 CT EACH = .40 CARATS AND 8 SI G/H COLOR NATURAL BRILLIANT CUT ROUND BEAD SET DIAMONDS MEASURING .03 EACH = .12 CARATS SI GH COLOR. TOTAL GEMSTONE WEIGHT = .52 CARAT
RUBY MOUNTS ARE 14KT GOLD. DIAMOND BEADING PLATES ARE WHITE GOLD.
BRACELET IS SOLID CONSTRUCTION NO HOLLOW PARTS CONDITION OF BRACELET MINT WELDS/SOLDERS MINT NO STRETCH. TOTAL LENGTH WITH CASE IS 7.1 INCHES.
ORIGINAL DIAL IS IN EXCELLENT TO FINE CONDITION, WHITE DIAL WITH BLACK NUMERALS AND GOLD PLATED HANDS. ORIGINAL ACRYLIC CRYSTAL IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
CASE, CASE BACK, DOUBLE SAFETY CLASP AND BRACELET CONNECTORS ARE 14K GOLD AND IN FINE TO MINT CONDITION.
INTERIOR CASE BACK IS SIGNED WITH SERIAL/CASE NUMBER 32268, AND HAS NUMEROUS SERVICE MARKS DATING TO 1965,
ESTIMATED AGE IS 1960-1962.
THE LANDAU SIGNED TWICE, 17 JEWELED, RHODIUM PLATED ETA MOVEMENT IS IN RESTORED AND OVERHAULED MINT CONDITION. WATCH KEEPS TIME AND HOLDS RESERVE POWER.
.Estimated Retail Replacement Value $ 3249.00
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14K YELLOW GOLD
WEIGHT 26.7 GRAMS WITH MOVEMENT
WEIGHT 22.6 GRAMS W/O MOVEMENT
8 RUBY .O5 EACH = .40 CARATS MEDIUM RED GRADE SI2
8 DIAMONDS .03 = .12 CARATS SI GH COLOR
TOTAL GEMSTONE WEIGHT = .52 CARAT
LENGTH = 7.1 INCHES
BRACELET IS SOLID CONSTRUCTION NO HOLLOW PARTS
CONDITION OF BRACELET MINT
CASE BACK SIGNED
TESTING = 585
BRACELET AND CLASP MINT
ORIGINAL CRYSTAL FINE CONDITION
INTERIOR CASE BACK SIGNED
NUMEROUS SERVICE MARKS DATING BACK TO 1965
U.S. IMPORT STAMP
LANDAU WATCH CO
SEVENTEEN 17 JEWELS
WATCH MOVEMENT OVERHAULED 9-05-2012
NEW MAIN SPRING
LUBRICATED AND TIMED
WATCH OPERATES PERFECTLY
RECORDED 26 HOUR RUNTIME