Lot 45: A. Lange & Söhne, Glashütte B/Dresden, Movement No. 760, 185 x 180 x 185 mm, circa 1948
November 10, 2012
Frankurt, GermanyLive Auction
Description: A German Ship's chronometer with 56h power reserve indication Case: mahogany box, applied signature shield, applied handles, facetted glass, brass gimbals and bowl, two-body. Dial: silvered, signed, numbered, inlaid radial Roman numerals, large auxiliary seconds, gold spade hands. Movm.: brass movement, polished, decorated, solid rounded movement pillars, chain/fusee, brass screws, spring detent escapement, heavy bimetallic chronometer balance with 4 weights and 2 screws by Griesbach, blued helical balance spring, chatoned diamond endstone.