Description

    Swiss 18k Gold Quarter Hour Repeater With Chronograph, Calendar & Moon Phase, circa 1889
    Case: massive, 18k yellow gold, engine turned, 52 mm, belted crest with ribbon initials on front, gold cuvette with inscription
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters, blue spade hands, center fly back sweep, outer 1/5th seconds scale, subsidiary dials with months, days, date and constant seconds and moon phase
    Movement: gilt, three finger bridge, 24 jewels, repeat hammers in jewels, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Signed: movement is unsigned, gross weight is 138.4 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss 18k Gold Quarter Hour Repeater With Chronograph, Calendar & Moon Phase
    Dial: white enamel, Roman chapters
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 138.4
    Case Info: four body, engine turned
    Case Width: 52 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt, three finger bridge, 24 jewels, repeat hammers in jewels, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Circa: 1889
    Condition: case is very sharp and good, 1889 inscription on the cuvette, movement is good, running and chiming, dial is very good, a few small hairlines near center


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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