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    Sale 2161

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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 91

    LONGINES. A RARE 18K GOLD AND ENAMEL HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET

    SIGNED LONGINES, RETAILED BY NACIB K. DJEZVEDJIAN & SON, CONSTANTINOPLE, NO. 2399158, CIRCA 1910

    Price Realised  

    LONGINES. A RARE 18K GOLD AND ENAMEL HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET
    SIGNED LONGINES, RETAILED BY NACIB K. DJEZVEDJIAN & SON, CONSTANTINOPLE, NO. 2399158, CIRCA 1910
    Gilt-finished lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, cam wheel regulator, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Turkish numerals, eccentric subsidiary seconds, inner ring calibrated for 24 hours, circular case, the front with central polychrome enamel lake scene with boats, surrounded by red translucent enamel over engine-turning, enhanced with gilt floral motif accented by rose-cut diamonds, the reverse with central polychrome enamel landscape scence, floral array to the foreground, enhanced with gilt floral motif, band engraved with foliate design, cuvette, dial and movement signed by maker, cuvette and dial signed by retailer
    53mm diam.


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