15 May 2006
Dürrstein. A fine 18K pink gold hunter case minute repeating carillon keyless lever watch
Stamped D.Cie. for Dürrstein & Cie., retailed by Paul Thimig, Kgl. Hoflieferant, Dresden, No. 19979, circa 1900
With gilt-finished lever movement, 27 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, swan neck regulator, carillon minute repeating on three polished steel hammers onto two gongs, glazed dust cover, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, outer five minute divisions, gold Louis XV hands, constant seconds, in plain circular case, repeating slide in the band, case and cuvette stamped by maker, cuvette signed by retailer
54 mm. diam.
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For a note on Dürrstein & Co. see lot 77 in this auction.
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