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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 233

    Movado. A fine and rare 18K gold water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial

    SIGNED MOVADO, REF. 9038, CASE NO. 22, RETAILED BY CARTIER, PARIS, NO. 019135, CIRCA 1950

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    Movado. A fine and rare 18K gold water-resistant chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial
    Signed Movado, ref. 9038, case no. 22, retailed by Cartier, Paris, No. 019135, circa 1950
    Cal. 95 M nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, metal dust cap, the two-tone silvered dial with applied gold dagger numerals, outer black five minute divisions and blue tachymetre scale, three engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, in circular water-resistant-type case with stepped bezel, downturned angular lugs, screw back, two round chronograph buttons in the band, case signed and numbered by Movado, outside with hand-stamped Cartier reference numbers, French Assay marks and engraved Paris 18K, dial signed Cartier, movement signed Movado
    35 mm. diam.


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