11 June 2004
Longines. A fine 18K gold hunter case minute repeating chronograph keyless lever watch
Signed Longines, circa 1920
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, outer track calibrated for 60 units, spade hands, subsidiary seconds, the circular case with front lid decorated in high relief with an image of Napoleon on horseback looking over a field with five cavalry men behind him, floral and foliage border to the edge, engraved monogram to the hinged back, single chronograph button and repeat slide in the band, case, dial and movement signed
55 mm. diam.
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