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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 248

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

    SIGNED JULES JÜRGENSEN, COPENHAGEN, MOVEMENT NO. 13176, CASE NO. 13171, CIRCA 1900

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    Jules Jürgensen. A fine and rare 18K gold hunter case two train independent split seconds keyless lever watch with flying fifths of a second
    Signed Jules Jürgensen, Copenhagen, movement no. 13176, case no. 13171, circa 1900
    With nickel-finished fully jewelled two train lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, patented bow setting, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with 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, both activated/stopped by depressing two buttons in the band, in circular engine-turned case, the front centred by a small circular cartouche with engraved initials DW, case, cuvette and movement signed and numbered, dial signed
    55 mm. diam.


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