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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 370

    Audemars Piguet. A fine and elegant 18K white and yellow gold openface perpetual calendar keyless lever watch with phases of the moon

    SIGNED AUDEMARS PIGUET, GENEVE, NO. 29'887, MANUFACTURED IN 1925

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    Audemars Piguet. A fine and elegant 18K white and yellow gold openface perpetual calendar keyless lever watch with phases of the moon
    Signed Audemars Piguet, Geneve, No. 29'887, manufactured in 1925
    Cal. 17 1/2''' SVF nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, the silvered matte dial with black hard enamel Arabic numerals, blued steel moon-style hands, four subsidiary dials indicating month combined with leap year indicator, day, date and phases of the moon combined with lunar calendar and constant seconds, in circular case with yellow gold band, white gold bezel and pendant and bow, the yellow gold snap on back with white gold rim, case, dial and movement signed
    43 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Audemars Piguet, the present watch was sold to Bittmann in St. Moritz in 1925.