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    Swiss, Highly Ornate Heavy 18k Gold Minute Repeater, Circa 1895
    Case: 54 mm, 18k yellow gold, four body, ornately chased and engraved, gold cuvette with decorative turnings and engravings, engraved pendant and bow
    Dial: white enamel, radial Roman numerals, gold spade hands
    Movement: nickel bridge with straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, jeweled to the hammers, 32 jewels, polished steel hammers striking on gong rods, wolf's tooth winding
    Signed: unsigned, 133.5 grams gross weight


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, Highly Ornate Heavy 18k Gold Minute Repeater, Circa 1895
    Dial: white enamel, radial Roman numerals
    Hands: gold spade hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 133.5 grams gross weight
    Case Info: four body, ornately chased and engraved, gold cuvette with decorative turnings and engravings, engraved pendant and bow
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel bridge with straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, jeweled to the hammers, 32 jewels, polished steel hammers striking on gong rods, wolf's tooth winding
    Condition: The case presents in excellent overall condition. Hinges are good. One of the two front lid lift springs has been removed. The plain frame area on the cuvette shows that an inscription has been removed. The dial is superb. The movement is running and chiming as it should but servicing is recommended for time keeping accuracy and daily use.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    10th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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