A fine "Railway Timekeeper" in an engraved 18K gold American hunter case


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    Pocket watch


The movement signed Chas. Taylor & Son, London, No. 17865, the case supplied by Shurly & Co., Buffalo, NY
15-jewel 18-size gilt full plate fusee lever movement, jewels in setting, key wound and set, engraved cock, diamond endstone, right angle escapement, bimetallic balance, flat spring, signed gilt dust cap, signed and numbered white enamel dial, roman chapters, subsidiary seconds, blued fleur-de-lis hands, numbered 18K gold consular case with pseudo hallmarks, lid engraved with locomotive and tender

56mm, 198.1 grams