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    Du Bois & Fils Gold Quarter Hour Repeater with Automaton and Skeletonized Dial, circa 1790
    Case: 57 mm diameter, 18k plain back, coin edge to rim, inner gilt cuvette, push repeat
    Dial: with multi-color gold Jaquemarts striking upper silver bells, open center to view mechanism, lower multicolor ornament consisting of flowers, an hour glass and scroll, enameled outer Arabic chapter ring, Breguet moon hands
    Movement, gilt full plate verge fusee, two footed pierced cock, silver disc regulator
    Signed: Du Bois & Fils on cuvette

    Condition Report*: Type: Du Bois and Fils, skeletonized quarter hour repeater with automaton
    Signed: Du Bois and Fils
    Model: repeater with jaquemarts
    Dial: white enamel Arabic chapter ring
    Hands; Breguet moon
    Metal: 18k with gilt cuvette
    Case Info: reeded rim, plain back, push repeat
    Case Width: 57 mm
    Crystal: plastic
    Watch Movement: gilt verge full plate centered by a two footed pierced balance cock and silver disc regulator
    Circa: 1790
    Condition: movement is running well, automaton working as is the repeat function, case is very good, dial has small hairlines, hands are good
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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