New York, Park Avenue
23 June 1998
AUDEMARS PIGUET. AN 18K GOLD TWENTY DOLLAR COIN WATCH
signed audemars piguet, geneve, circa 1970
With pull out hidden nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, the silvered matte dial with baton numerals, the circular case a Twenty Dollar coin piece with Lady Liberty to the front and dated 1904, the back with the American eagle and the motto In God We Trust, coin-edged band with hidden opening mechanism, accompanied with a removable frame for hanging and an Audemars Piguet leather pouch, case, dial and movement signed.
36 mm diam.
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