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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 297

    Minerva. A large and unusual 18K gold hinged single button chronograph wristwatch with enamel dial and pulsometre scale

    SIGNED MINERVA, MOVEMENT NO. 1'273'641, CASE NOS. 4R 2 AND 1'273'641, CIRCA 1925

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    Minerva. A large and unusual 18K gold hinged single button chronograph wristwatch with enamel dial and pulsometre scale
    Signed Minerva, movement no. 1'273'641, case nos. 4R 2 and 1'273'641, circa 1925
    With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the white enamel dial with black Arabic numerals, blued steel spade hands, inner red 13 - 24 hour divisions, outer five minute divisions and pulsometre scale, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in large circular case with wire lugs, hinged back, large ball-shaped crown, one rectangular chronograph button in the band, case and dial signed, movement numbered
    45 mm. diam.


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