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    Sale 1357

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    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 386

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

    SIGNED JULES JÜRGENSEN, COPENHAGEN, MOVEMENT AND CASE NO. 12'654, CIRCA 1872

    Price Realised  

    Jules Jürgensen. A rare 18K gold hunter case two train independent split seconds keyless lever watch with flying fifths of a second
    Signed Jules Jürgensen, Copenhagen, movement and case no. 12'654, circa 1872
    Cal. 20''' nickel-finished fully jewelled two train lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, patented bow setting, hinged gold cuvette, engine-turned rim, 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, all activated/stopped by depressing two buttons in the band, plain circular case, engine-turned band, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed and numbered
    56 mm. diam.


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    With photocopy of Jules Jürgensen original worksheet.