16 May 2001
This lot is offered without a reserve
Urwerk. An unusual stainless steel self-winding wristwatch
Signed Urwerk, Genève, Nightwatch model, No. 18, recent
With jewelled lever movement, the arch-shaped dial with revolving ring with Arabic numerals for the hours, the minutes indicated on a arch-shaped chapter ring with engraved 15 minutes baton numerals, all visible through a glazed aperture in the circular case, the back secured by six screws, Urwerk original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging, case and movement signed
38 mm. diam.
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Urwerk was founded in 1985 by the brothers Thomas and Felix Baumgartner, two young watchmakers established in Geneva, and the artist and designer Martin Frei.
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