15 May 2006
Druyer. An unusual silver double dial calendar watch with compass
Signed Druyer a Paris, N. 197, Invenit & fecit, circa 1800
With gilt-finished verge movement, chain fusée, regulator in the band, the main white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, outer ring calibrated for compass indication with compass hand set into the crystal, inner ring calibrated for phases of the moon with central moon-style hand, the white enamel dial to the reverse calibrated for month including relevant numbers of days, date and day, all indicated by three different hands, in plain circular case, band signed
52 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by short length of silver chain and silver ratchet key.
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