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    Du Bois & Fils Gold Openface Key Wind & Set ¼ Hour Repeater Pocket Watch, circa 1790

    Case: 55 mm, hinged, 18k yellow gold circular engine turned coin edge case.
    Dial: porcelain dial with black Arabic numerals, blued steel "Breguet" hands, signed Du Bois & Fils.
    Movement: Swiss, 22 Size (50 mm), key wind, key set, full plate gilt Fusee movement, quarter hour pump repeater, made in the late 1700's.
    Condition Notation: This watch is not in working order. It is in need of an overhaul. Faint hairlines on dial. Key missing.

    Condition Report*: Type: Open Face Pocket Watch
    Signed: DuBois & Fils
    Metal: 18K yellow gold outer case. Gold filled dust cover.
    Gram Weight: 119.1 grams
    Case #: Engraved DulBois & Fils
    Watch Movement #: Key wind & key set repeater
    Length: 68.5mm including crown
    Width: 55.2mm
    Height: 20.4mm
    Band: None
    Circa: 1800
    Condition: Fair (Movement needs repair) No key.
    Stones: None
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    4th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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