• IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A  auction at Christies

    Sale 1369

    IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION

    16 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 302

    Swiss. A fine 18K gold hunter case minute repeating perpetual calendar chronograph keyless lever watch with moon phases, made for the Indian Market

    UNSIGNED, NO. 5541, CIRCA 1895

    Price Realised  

    Swiss. A fine 18K gold hunter case minute repeating perpetual calendar chronograph keyless lever watch with moon phases, made for the Indian Market
    Unsigned, No. 5541, circa 1895
    Nickel-finished highly jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, minute repeating on two hammers onto a gong, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, four subsidiary dials for month and leap year indicator, day, date, moon phases and constant seconds, finely scroll and foliage engraved heavy circular case, repeating slide and chronograph button in the band, unsigned, bow stamped GF and JFS, case and movement numbered 5541
    58 mm. diam.


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    The movement of the present watch, although unsigned, is of highest quality and very similar to a version of the famous "LeCoultre 19/20 RMCSQ" calibre.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this watch is a simple chronograph watch and not split seconds as stated in the printed version of the catalogue.
    Veuillez noter que ce lot est une montre chronographe simple et non pas une rattrapante comme stipule dans la version imprimee du catalogue.