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    Swiss, Gold Quarter Hour Repeater With Two Motion Automaton, circa 1830
    Case: 57 mm, 18k gold, repousse back with large star design, gilt cuvette
    Dial: enamel, black Arabic numerals, gold Louis XV hands, gold leaf accents, multicolor gold figures striking on silver and gold bells, gold dog and bird ornament at the base
    Movement: gilt full plate, verge with fusee and chain, two footed pierced balance cock with steel end cap, silver disc regulator, steel hammers striking on gong rods


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, Gold Quarter Hour Repeater With Two Motion Automaton, circa 1830
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands: gold Louis XV
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 114.6
    Case Width: 57 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, verge with fusee and chain, two footed pierced balance cock with steel end cap, silver disc regulator, steel hammers striking on gong rods
    Circa: 1830
    Condition: dial good with an edge flake at the bottom, movement complete, ticking and chiming, servicing recommended, case back good, some wear to the rim and split repairs to the bezel
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    3rd Monday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    June
    3rd Monday
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    Lot Tracking Activity: 44
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    Additional Location Info:
    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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