• Lot 257

    J. Alfred Jürgensen. A fine and rare 18K gold hunter case two train independent split seconds keyless lever watch with flying fifths of a second

    SIGNED J. ALFRED JÜRGENSEN, COPENHAGEN, NO. 1197, CASE NO. 85'166, CIRCA 1884

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    J. Alfred Jürgensen. A fine and rare 18K gold hunter case two train independent split seconds keyless lever watch with flying fifths of a second
    Signed J. Alfred Jürgensen, Copenhagen, No. 1197, case no. 85'166, circa 1884
    Nickel-finished fully jewelled two train lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, patented bow setting, glazed cuvette, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, outer red and black five minute divisions, blued steel moon-style hands, independent split seconds, subsidiary dial for flying fifths of a second and constant seconds, activated/stopped by depressing two buttons in the band, circular heavy engine-turned case, engraved inscription MBK from The Washington Park Club, Chicago June 7, 1884 to the inside cover, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed and numbered
    56 mm. diam.


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