Description

    Alto Watch Co., Swiss, 18k Gold Quarter Hour Repeating Hunters Case With Chronograph, circa 1905
    Case: 18k yellow gold, 53 mm, gold slide bar for the repeat, engine turned, fancy initialed crest on the front
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, gold Louis XV hands, sub seconds, outer 1/5th second marks
    Movement: nickel bridge, 20 jewels, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance, slide repeat, fly back center seconds


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Alto Watch Co., Swiss, 18k Gold Quarter Hour Repeating Hunters Case With Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 99.3
    Case Info: light engine turnings, crest on the front
    Case Width: 53 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge, 20 jewels, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance, slide repeat, fly back center seconds
    Circa: 1905
    Condition: dial is good, case shows wear on the engine turnings, movement is running and chiming and is okay


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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