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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 204

    Vaucher Freres. A fine 18K pink gold openface two-train quarter repeating independent centre seconds watch

    SIGNED VAUCHER FRERES, NO. 11728, CIRCA 1830

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    Vaucher Freres. A fine 18K pink gold openface two-train quarter repeating independent centre seconds watch
    Signed Vaucher Freres, No. 11728, circa 1830
    With gilt-finished two-train cylinder movement, plain three arm brass balance with parachute on the top pivot, blued steel flat balance spring with bimetallic compensation curb on the regulator, quarter repeating on two polished steel hammers onto a gong, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Breguet numerals, secret signature above 6 o'clock, blued steel moon-style hands, independent centre seconds, in large engine-turned circular case, seconds start/stop and pendant locking levers in the band, repeating through the pendant, case numbered, cuvette signed and numbered
    61 mm. diam.


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