Description

    Swiss Fine Gold & Enamel Minute Repeater With Ornate Dial, circa 1890's
    Case: 18k gold, fully engraved with vermicelli, black enameled star designs, uninitiated crest outlined in black enamel, 52 mm, fancy gold inner cuvette, glass crystal over the movement, gold slide to activate the repeat mechanism
    Dial: silver with raised relief multicolor gold ornaments at center and around the edge, sub seconds, black Roman numerals, gold Louis XV hands
    Movement: 32 jewels, nickel bridge, jeweled to the hammers, wolf's tooth winding, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance with Breguet spring, lever setting
    Signed: cuvette is signed Louis Henry, Locle


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Fine Gold & Enamel Minute Repeater With Ornate Dial
    Dial: silver, multicolor gold, Roman numerals
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 115
    Case Info: enameled star motifs, swirls
    Case Width: 52 mm
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge, 32 jewels, straight line lever, jeweled to the hammers, bi-metallic compensated balance with Breguet spring, wolf's tooth winding
    Circa: 1890's
    Condition: dial is very good, case is very choice with a little black enamel loss to a few of the outer star designs, movement is very good, crystal is missing


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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