Hotel Richemond, Geneva
16 May 2005
Audemars Piguet, made for E. Gübelin. A fine and rare 18K gold cushion-shaped minute repeating wristwatch
Signed E. Gübelin, No. 10474, circa 1908
Cal. 10''' MV nickel-finished lever movement, 29 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, minute repeating on two polished steel hammers onto a gong, the silvered matt dial with applied gold Breguet numerals, in cushion-shaped case with wire lugs, snap on back, repeating slide in the band, together with a contemporary 18K gold Audemars Piguet buckle, case and dial signed E. Gübelin Lucerne and numbered, movement numbered
28 mm. wide
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This watch is illustrated in Audemars Piguet by Gisbert L. Brunner, Christian Pfeiffer-Belli, Martin K. Wehrli, second edition, p. 254.
According to the records of Audemars Piguet, the present watch was sold in 1908.
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