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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 223

    BREGUET. A FINE 18K GOLD ONE MINUTE TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH

    SIGNED BREGUET, TOURBILLON MESSIDOR, CLASSIQUE GRANDE COMPLICATION BREVET DU 7 MESSIDOR AN 9, CASE NO. 4375, CIRCA 1995

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    BREGUET. A FINE 18K GOLD ONE MINUTE TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH
    SIGNED BREGUET, TOURBILLON MESSIDOR, CLASSIQUE GRANDE COMPLICATION BREVET DU 7 MESSIDOR AN 9, CASE NO. 4375, CIRCA 1995
    Cal. 558 three-quarter plate finely engraved gilt-finished movement, 21 jewels, engine-turned silvered dial, Roman numerals on blank chapter ring, secret signature between XI and XII and between XII and I, blued steel Breguet hands, aperture to the lower part exposing the three-armed one minute tourbillon carriage, three blued steel arms attached to the tourbillon indicating each third interval of the minute on a half gauge calibrated to 20 seconds, circular case with coin-edged band, glazed snap on back, case, dial and movement signed, 18k gold buckle
    36mm diam.


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    Accompanied by a Breguet green wooden presentation box and additional Breguet crocodile strap.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.