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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    VALUE SWISS. A UNIQUE 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH CONCEALED EROTIC AUTOMATON

    SIGNED VALUE SWISS, "L'HEURE D'AMOUR", PIECE UNIQUE, NO. 011, CIRCA 1995

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    VALUE SWISS. A UNIQUE 18K GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH CONCEALED EROTIC AUTOMATON
    SIGNED VALUE SWISS, "L'HEURE D'AMOUR", PIECE UNIQUE, NO. 011, CIRCA 1995
    With concealed engraved skeletonized gilt-finished lever movement, cream engine-turned dial with applied Arabic and disk numerals, engine-turned gilt subsidiary seconds dial, the hinged circular case with tab to lift the watch revealing a polychrome painted scene of a man and woman on a motorcycle in a partial state of undress, the male activated by a button in the band, case, dial and movement signed, with an 18k gold Value Swiss deployant clasp
    38mm diam.


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