15 November 2004
Perret & Fils. A fine and rare 18K gold hunter case two train quarter repeating grande and petite sonnerie keywound clockwatch
Signed Perret & Fils, Brenets, No. 33515, circa 1860
With gilt-finished fully jewelled two train keywound lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, swan neck regulator, quarter repeating and en passant grande and petite sonnerie striking on two polished steel hammers onto two gongs, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, blued steel moon-style hands, subsidiary seconds, in engine-turned circular case, the front centered by a small circular cuvette and engraved initials, two levers for silence/sonnerie, petite sonnerie/grande sonnerie underneath the bezel, repeating button in the band, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
55 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Perret & Fils original fitted wooden presentation box and a large gold ratchet key.
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