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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 169

    Swiss. An unusual blackened steel and pink gilt openface keyless musical watch

    UNSIGNED, CIRCA 1900

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    Swiss. An unusual blackened steel and pink gilt openface keyless musical watch
    Unsigned, circa 1900
    With keyless movement positioned underneath the combs of the musical pin barrel movement, wound by depressing the button in the band to 3 o'clock and simultaneously turning the winding crown, glazed dust cover, the small eccentric white enamel dial with Roman numerals, on lime green background flanked by black painted floral decoration and a musical trophy, in circular blackened steel case, pink gilt crown, bezel, hinge and slides, the music activated by a sliding lever in the band, unsigned
    62 mm. diam.


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