London, South Kensington
11 November 2008
A gold repeating pocket watch and a watch chain
The hunting cased watch with white enamel dial, Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, the keyless jewelled lever movement with quarter repeating mechanism unsigned, the cuvet engraved Russel & Fils, with 18ct. gold fetter-link watch chain, gross weight - 84.5 grm.
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