Description

    Swiss Gold "Mobilis" Rare Tourbillon Hunters Case, circa 1900
    Case: 52 mm, 18k yellow gold hunters case, engine turned, shield on front, gold cuvette, no. 30396
    Dial: silver, upper black Arabic hour ring, blued steel "Spade" hands, open lower area with engraved cross bridge, visible escapement
    Movement: no. 101458, one minute tourbillon, lever escapement, full plate back topped by winding gears and click
    Signed: Mobilis, S. G. D. G. with U.S. and Swiss patents on movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss "Mobilis" tourbillon in gold case
    Signed: Mobilis, Brevete
    Model: tourbillon
    Dial: silver, Arabic
    Hands; spade
    Metal: 18k
    Gram Weight: 118.90 grams
    Case No: 30396
    Case Info: scarce in gold, plain, fancy cuvette
    Case Width: 52 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: tourbillon, the balance, pallet fork and escape wheel revolve in a cicular carriage one revolution per minute, lever escapement
    Circa: 1900
    Condition: Movement running well, dial very good, case good, some wear on outer engine turnings


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-9th Monday-Tuesday
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