London, South Kensington
12 July 2005
A silver purse watch by Tavannes, retailed by Dunhill, a silver card case and a wristwatch
the rectangular purse watch with engine turned linear decoration, the sprung covers opening to reveal the square dial, the dial signed Dunhill La Captive Tavannes, the movement signed and numbered Tavannes Watch Co. 3adjts 15 jewels 96633, Glasgow import hallmarks for 1929; the rectangular card case profusely engraved with stylised flowers and foliage, hallmarked Birmingham 1894; and a wristwatch with circular mid-size case, white dial with Roman numerals, unsigned mechanical movement, on a leather strap. (3)
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