New York, Park Avenue
29 October 1996
LEROY. AN 18 CARAT GOLD MINUTE REPEATING HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH
signed le roy & fils, london, circa 1880
With three-quarters plate gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, repeating on two gongs, 18 carat gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, the plain case with monogrammed back, slide repeat mechanism in the band, dial and movement signed.
49 mm. diam.
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Offered for private sale, a work on paper that not only encapsulates the bond between two greats, but also seems to reference their workouts together
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