4 July 2007
A FRENCH CHROME-PLATED MODEL RB1 ATMOS TIMEPIECE
J.L. REUTTER,No. 4897. Circa 1935
The fully bevel-glazed case on tapering foot, the off-white painted dial with blued steel Arabic chapters, blued steel Breguet hands, the crossbar stamped 4897 and applied with patent plaque inscribed BREVETS J.L. REUTTER/S.G.D.G.
9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm.) high
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Jean Lebet, Living on Air, History of the Atmos Clock, Jaeger-Le-Coultre, 1997, p.40.
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