12 October 2006
CORUM. A RARE AND UNUSUAL 18K GOLD COMMEMORATIVE COIN WRISTWATCH
Signed Corum, Movement No. 90430, Case No. 121327, Celebrating the Anniversary of the Foundation of the State of Israel, circa 1973
With nickel-finished lever movement, 21 jewels, mono-metallic compensation balance, the gold dial depicting religious symbols and the inscription "Long live the People of Israel", coin-edged band, cabochon sapphire-set crown, the snap on back depicting a Menorah, case, dial and movement signed
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Accompanied by Corum leather-covered box.
For a similar example sold see Christie's Geneva, Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches, May, 15, 2006, lot 192.
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