31 May 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
UNIVERSAL WATCH. A GILT OPENFACE FOUR TIME KEYLESS LEVER WATCH WITH DAY AND DATE
Signed Universal Watch, circa 1900
With gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, gilt cuvette, the white dial with Roman numerals on four time displays, three subsidairy dials for constant seconds, day and date, in plain circular case, dial signed
50 mm. diam.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.
Ahead of Christie's inaugural European Paintings auction on 31 October, Arne Everwijn discusses Courbet’s radical nudes
Christie’s Islamic Art specialist Xavier Fournier explains all you need to know about these exquisite embroidered panels