• Lot 259

    Jules Jürgensen. A fine and rare 18K gold openface minute repeating keyless lever chronograph watch with original certificates and box

    SIGNED JULES JÜRGENSEN, COPENHAGEN, CASE SIGNED J. ALFRED JÜRGENSEN, NO. 1303, CIRCA 1880

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    Jules Jürgensen. A fine and rare 18K gold openface minute repeating keyless lever chronograph watch with original certificates and box
    Signed Jules Jürgensen, Copenhagen, case signed J. Alfred Jürgensen, No. 1303, circa 1880
    Nickel-finished fully jewelled lever movement, minute repeating on two hammers onto a gong, bimetallic compensation balance, glazed dust cover, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, outer Arabic five minute divisions, sunk centre and subsidiary seconds, plain circular case, inlaid blue enamel initials FS to the back, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
    54 mm. diam.


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    With Jules Jürgensen original certificate and timing sheet, fitted wooden presentation box numbered 1303, inlaid metal plaque with engraved initials FS to the cover, associated gold chain in the shape of a snake.