12 May 2014
This lot is offered without a reserve
Ulysse Nardin. An 18K gold hunter case keyless lever chronograph watch with guillaume balance
Signed Ulysse Nardin, Locle, Grands Prix Paris, movement no. 13'843, case no. 9693, manufactured in 1935
Cal. 19''' nickel-finished lever movement, 30 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Breguet numerals, outer minute and fifths of a seconds scale, two subsidiary dials for 30 minutes register and constant seconds, circular case, finely engraved with flying cranes and bamboo, engraved initials to the lower part of the front cover, chronograph button in the band, case, cuvette, dial and movement signed
54 mm. diam.
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According to the Archives of Ulysse Nardin, the present watch was made in 1935.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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