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Date/Report Number …..051212R5BY.04 Item:  VINTAGE RESTORED 1948/49 RADIUM DIALED FIRE DEPARTMENT NEW YORK DOXA
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Description of item: VINTAGE RESTORED 1948/49 RADIUM DIALED FIRE DEPARTMENT NEW YORK DOXA 37.4 X 45 MM W/O CROWN AND 17 JEWELED FINISHED PLATES SWEEP SECONDS MANUAL WIND DOXA SIGNED MOVEMENT

.Estimated Retail Replacement Value $799.00


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READY TO WEAR
RESTORED & OVERHAULED
VINTAGE
RESTORED
1948/49
**RADIUM DIALED
FIRE DEPARTMENT
NEW YORK
DOXA

37.4 X 45 MM
W/O CROWN

**RE-ILLUMINATED
WITH
AF-Luminov

WITH

PROFESSIONAL
FULL
5 HOUR
CASE RESTORATION
DOWN TO BASE
AND THEN
QUAD ELECTRO FILLED


WITH

STAINLESS STEEL
CASE BACK

WITH

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17 JEWELED
FINISHED PLATES
SWEEP SECONDS
MANUAL WIND
DOXA SIGNED
MOVEMENT

AND

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NEW TOP END
DOUBLE
STITCHED & PADDED
OVERSTITCHED
DUAL SKIN
HEAVY GRAIN
BLACK LEATHER
CHRONOGRAPH STRAP

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THIS AWESOME
RARE & COLLECTIBLE
SWISS MADE
DOXA

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CASE IS
NICKEL OVER BASE
FANTASTICALLY RESTORED
WITH
STEEL BACK

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DIAL HAS
FDNY LOGO
IN
RED W/BLUE OUTLINE
A LADDER & HOOK
FIRE HYDRANT
CROSSED LADDERS

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NUMERALS
ARE

 

RE-ILLUMINATED
WITH
AF-Luminov

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AWESOME

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STRAP IS TOP OF THE LINE
IN EVERY WAY


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ORIGINAL BLACK STEEL HANDS
WITH
RED SWEEP SECONDS

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IMAGINE
37.5 MM W/O CROWN

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BEZEL IS STEEL

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AS YOU CAN SEE
CASE IS PRETTY THIN!

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WE COULD HAVE RE-PLATED CROWN
I AM SURE IT WOULD SOON
LOOK LIKE IT DOSE NOW
GREAT

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LOOK AND FEEL ARE FANTASTIC
37.5 X 45
W/O CROWN

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AWESOME
CASE
MOVEMENT
DIAL
STRAP

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STEEL SNAP BACK

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LOOK!!!!!!!!!!!!


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AFTER FULL TEAR DOWN & RESTORE

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DOXA SIGNED

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THIS IS AN AWESOME RESTORED DIAL
THE DIAL IS STAMP RAISED
SLIGHTLY FOR LOGO 

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PLACED ON RESTORED CASE

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HANDS ADDED

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CASE BACK ON

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DOXA
1948-49

17 jewel
sweep seconds
finished lower plate

A SUPER
EXTRAORDINARY
TIME PIECE

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CONDITION WATCH:
EXCELLENT  -  RUNS EXCELLENT 
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