Description

    Tavannes Sapphire, White Gold Pocket Watch, circa 1920
    Case: 44 mm, 18k white gold, plain back, no. 10664, rim and bow set with French-cut sapphires
    Dial: silver with black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, open "Kite" hands, signed "Chronometre Tavannes"
    Movement: 17 jewel, 3/4 plate, nickel, adjusted five positions and temperature, no. 10437, friction set ruby jewels
    Signed: double signed Tavannes on movement and dial, with the original fitted Tavannes box


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Tavannes sapphire edge white gold pocket watch, with box
    Signed: Chronometre Tavannes
    Dial: silver, Arabic numerals, sub seconds
    Hands; open kite
    Metal: 18K white gold
    Gram Weight: 44.20 grams
    Case No: 10664
    Case Info: rim and bow set with French cut sapphires
    Case Width: 44 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 3/4 plate 17 jewel lever nickel, adjusted five positions and temperature #10437, friction set ruby jewels
    Circa: 1920
    Condition: Movement running well, nicely marked with gold lettering, case very good, all stones good, very slight surface scratches on back, dial is good
    Notes: The original fitted and signed box is included


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
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