29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 52,500
Estimate HKD 24,000 - HKD 32,000
C. J. A. PERRENOUD & CIE, LOCLE
18K GOLD HUNTER CASE MINUTE REPEATING KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH MADE FOR THE SOUTH AMERICAN MARKET
NO. 17252, CIRCA 1885
Mechanical movement with bi-metallic compensation balance, precision regulation, minute repeating on two gongs via two polished steel hammers, gold cuvette, decorative engraved floral silvered dial with applied gold floral decorative accents and enhancements, blued steel beetle and poker hands, small seconds, in decorative engraved hunter case, minute repeating slide in the band, cuvette and dial signed, case numbered
Diameter: 53 mm.
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