6 December 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Ulysse Nardin. A fine and rare 18K gold minute repeating jacquemart wristwatch
Signed Ulysse Nardin, No. 01, Ref. 701-22, circa 1996
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, minute repeating on two gongs, the translucent royal blue guilloche enamel dial with applied gold Roman and baton numerals, two applied automaton jacquemart figures striking the hours, quarters and minutes in unison with the repeat function, the large circular case with enlarged bezel, downturned fluted lugs, snap on sapphire display back, minute repeat slide in the band, together with an 18K gold Ulysse Nardin buckle, case, dial and movement signed
38 mm. diam.
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The case and movement of the present lot are numbered 01, as it is the very first example produced in its series.
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