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    Swiss Gold Quarter Repeater With Automaton Needing Repair, circa 1810
    Case: 57 mm, hinged 9k rose gold back with circle swirls and a blank central crest, inner bezel and glass over the movement
    Dial: central enamel dial with Arabic numerals, moon hands, multicolor jacks and bells on a blue and gold painted ground
    Movement: gilt full plate, cylinder escapement, three arm balance with open steel two footed bridge, exposed repeat cams and gears


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Gold Quarter Repeater With Automaton Needing Repair
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands; moon hands
    Metal: unmarked 9k rose gold
    Gram Weight: 110.8
    Case Info: hinged back, inner bezel and glass over movement
    Case Width: 57 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, cylinder escapement, three arm balance with open steel two footed bridge, exposed repeat cams and gears
    Circa: 1810
    Condition: movement ticks a little and the hours strike and chime, the quarters chime from the hour hammer but no sound or motion from the secondary hammer, case is okay, dial is okay but the hammer for the figure on the right is broken off


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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