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    Sale 12572

    Important Watches

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2302

    ULYSSE NARDIN. A FINE AND RARE 18K PINK GOLD LIMITED EDITION AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE, DATE, ENAMEL DIAL AND GILT BRASS BAROMETER

    SIGNED ULYSSE NARDIN, NO. 008 OF 160 PIECES, REF. 266-65, CIRCA 2006

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    ULYSSE NARDIN. A FINE AND RARE 18K PINK GOLD LIMITED EDITION AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH POWER RESERVE, DATE, ENAMEL DIAL AND GILT BRASS BAROMETER
    SIGNED ULYSSE NARDIN, NO. 008 OF 160 PIECES, REF. 266-65, CIRCA 2006
    Cal UN26 automatic movement, 28 jewels, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, two subsidiary dials for seconds and up/down power reserve indication, window for date, circular case, milled band, strip engraved No. 008 screwed into the band at 9 o'clock, hooded down-turned lugs, screw down crown, glazed display back secured by six screws, 18k pink gold Ulysse Nardin double deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
    43 mm. diam.
    US$5,000-$7,700


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    With Ulysse Nardin undated International Guarantee Certificate, Certificate of Limited Edition, fitted presentation box and outer packaging. Further accompanied by an Ulysse Nardin gilt brass barometer, suspended in a marine chronometer wooden case. The barometer with a white dial, calibrated fan-form sector divided in to hPascals and inches and a subsidiary temperature dial calibrated for both Fahrenheit and Celsius.

    The present watch is number 008 of a limited edition of 160 marine chronometer watches made to celebrate the 160th Anniversary of Ulysse Nardin.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory, tortoiseshell and crocodile. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.