Description

    Leopold Huguenin Massive 18k Gold Split Second Chronograph, circa 1880
    Case: 55 mm, heavy 18k yellow gold, engine turned front and back, plain gold cuvette, gold bezel and crystal over the movement, coin edge
    Dial: white enamel, double sunk, Roman numerals, outer minute track and 1/5th seconds scale, subsidiary seconds, gold Louis XV hands, blue steel fly back split second hands activated from gold buttons on the rim
    Movement: nickel bridge, 20 jewels, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance, counter poised pallet, lever set
    Signed: dial signed Leopold Huguenin Locle, gross weight is 161.7 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Leopold Huguenin Massive 18k Gold Split Second Chronograph
    Dial: white enamel, double sunk
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 161.7
    Case No: 13150
    Case Info: engine turned, gold cuvette, inner crystal
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge, 20 jewels, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance, counter poised pallet, lever set
    Circa: 1880's
    Condition: dial is very good, case is very good, movement is good


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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