11 June 2004
Swiss. An oversized silver hinged single-button chronograph wristwatch with enamel dial
Unsigned, circa 1920
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, bimetallic compensation balance, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minute register, the oversized case with wire lugs, hinged bezel and hinged back, one chronograph button in the band, case and movement numbered
46 mm. diam.
This watch was originally sold at auction as property from the Mel Blanc collection, Christie's 29 October 1997, sale 8762, lot 237.
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