14 November 2011
Ulysse Nardin. An unusual silver openface keyless lever deck watch with power reserve
Signed Ulysse Nardin, Locle & Geneve, Suisse, Chronometre, movement no. 19'772, case no. 376'238, manufactured in 1915
Cal. 22''' nickel-finished jewelled movement, Earnshaw type spring detent escapement, bimetallic compensation balance with gold poising screws, hinged cuvette, white enamel dial, large Roman numerals, blued steel spade hands, two subsidiary dials indicating 36 hours power reserve and constant seconds, plain circular case, hinged back, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
64 mm. diam.
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According to the Archives of Ulysse Nardin, the present watch was manufactured in 1915.
A similar watch is illustrated in Les Chronomètres de Marine Ulysse Nardin by Raymond Nardin, p. 75.
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