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    Sale 2161

    Important Watches

    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 232

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

    SIGNED VALUE SWISS, L'HEURE D'AMOUR, PIECE UNIQUE, NO. 003, CIRCA 1995

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    VALUE SWISS. A UNIQUE 18K WHITE GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH CONCEALED EROTIC AUTOMATON
    SIGNED VALUE SWISS, L'HEURE D'AMOUR, PIECE UNIQUE, NO. 003, CIRCA 1995
    Concealed engraved skeletonized gilt-finished lever movement, cream engine-turned dial, applied Arabic and dot numerals, silvered engine-turned gilt subsidiary seconds dial, hinged circular case with tab to lift the watch revealing a polychrome painted scene of a G. I. Joe and a nurse on a bed in a partial state of undress, the male activated by a button in the band, case, dial and movement signed, 18k white gold Value Swiss deployant clasp
    38mm diam.


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