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Auction Name: 2019 December 10 Watches & Fine Timepieces Signature Auction - New York, NY

Lot Number: 54068

Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/5422-54068

Perrenoud Fils & Cie, Le Locle, Rare 18k Gold Carillon Grande Sonnerie Minute Repeating Clockwatch, Circa 1910
Case: 50 mm, 18k yellow gold, four body bassine case, engine turned, blank crest on the front, gold cuvette, 157561
Dial: white enamel, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel spade hands
Movement: nickel, two train with tandem winding, 30 jewels, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, blued steel Breguet spring, index regulator, striking the hours and quarters on three gongs, three stacked hammers, centrifugal governor between the dial and dial plate, Silence/Sonnerie selection lever on the bezel edge, repeat activated by a trip push button, lever setting
Signed: cuvette is signed "Perrenoud Fils & Cie., Le Locle Suisse, Maison Fondée En 1770", 90.6 grams gross weight


Condition Report*: Type: Perrenoud Fils & Cie, Le Locle, Rare 18k Gold Carillon Grande Sonnerie Minute Repeating Clockwatch, Circa 1910
Dial: white enamel, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds
Hands: blued steel spade hands
Metal: 18k yellow gold
Gram Weight: 90.6 grams gross weight
Case: #157561
Case Info: four body bassine case, engine turned, blank crest on the front, gold cuvette
Case Width: 50 mm
Crystal: glass
Watch Movement: nickel, two train with tandem winding, 30 jewels, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, blued steel Breguet spring, index regulator, striking the hours and quarters on three gongs, three stacked hammers, centrifugal governor between the dial and dial plate, Silence/Sonnerie selection lever on the bezel edge, repeat activated by a trip push button, lever setting
Condition: the case has sharp, very well defined engine turnings, tight hinges, very small bruise near the activating button, the dial is in very good condition with no visible hairlines, the movement is running, repeat hammers are functioning as they should, the minute striking hammer will need adjustment to get good tone on the gong rod, servicing is recommended for timekeeping and repeating accuracy and daily use
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