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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 256

    Swiss. A very fine, large and unusual 18K gold openface minute repeating triple calendar keyless lever watch with phases of the moon

    SIGNED THE ASTRONOMER, CASE NO. 61094, CIRCA 1920

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    Swiss. A very fine, large and unusual 18K gold openface minute repeating triple calendar keyless lever watch with phases of the moon
    Signed The Astronomer, case no. 61094, circa 1920
    With gilt-finished highly jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, minute repeating on two polished steel hammers, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, aperture for month, three subsidiary dials indicating day, date and phases of the moon combined with lunar calendar and constant seconds, in large circular plain case with repeating slide in the band, unsigned
    69 mm. diam.


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