29 November 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
TABBAH. A SET OF A GENTLEMAN'S AND LADY'S 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET RECTANGULAR BRACELET WRISTWATCHES
SIGNED TABBAH, MODEL "SAGA", CASE NOS. 5.11665 AND 5.11098, CIRCA 1995
Each with quartz movement, the first, cream engine-turned dial with Arabic and baton numerals for minutes, aperture for date at 6, the second, cream engine-turned dial with Arabic and baton numerals for mintues, each in rectangular case with diamond-set bezel and engraved Roman chapters, extended screwed lugs, back secured by four screws, together with an 18k gold Tabbah link bracelet and concealed double deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
Total length of case 26 mm. and 21 mm.
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