30 November 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
GERALD GENTA. AN 18K TWO-COLOURED GOLD PENDANT WATCH
Signed Gerald Genta, Case No. G1056.7, circa 1980
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, textured yellow and white gold dial, in circular case of similar design, with snap on back, case and movement signed
32 mm. diam.
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