27 May 2009
This lot is offered without a reserve
GOLD AND BLACK ENAMEL OPENFACE KEYLESS PENDANT WATCH
SIGNED SPAULDING & CO., SWITZERLAND, RETAILED BY SPAULDING & CO., CHICAGO, MOVEMENT 160137, CASE 266592, MANUFACTURED IN 1911
Calibre 10''', 18 jewels, wolf's tooth winding, under cuvette, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, four-part case in 18k gold, bassine-style, matte black enamel, hinged case back, case signed by maker, dial signed by retailer, cuvette and movement signed by maker and retailer
Diameter: 27.5 mm.
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With Patek Philippe Extract from the Archives confirming dates of manufacture and sale.
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