Lot 5: An 18k gold automatic gentleman's Breguet wrist watch.
January 21, 2013
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: BREGUET - an 18k gold automatic gentleman's Marine wrist watch, the two-tone silvered dial with textured centre, hourly applied Roman numerals, bordered by a minute track, date aperture to six o'clock, round case, stamped with common control mark, numbered 2706 J, fitted to an authentic brown crocodile strap with 18k gold deployant clasp, signed calibre 889/2. Case diameter 37mm.
Condition Report: A Breguet wrist watch, movement is currently functioning, dial and hands appear in good condition, glass has a few tiny chips to the edge, case has medium scratches and scuffs, tiny dints and areas of light pitting, light pitting and small chips to the lugs, crown is lightly scratched with a few tiny dints, bezel has medium scratches and scuffs, with areas of light pitting, strap beginning to show signs of wear and creasing, clasp has medium scratches and scuffs, a few tiny dints, but is in good working order. Due to the opening of this case back we recommend that this watch is sealed by an authorised technician before use near water. Please note that this lot does not come with box or papers. Fellows do not guarantee the working order or accuracy of any watches sold. Export of Watches, Accessories and Parts containing materials from Endangered SpeciesMany of the articles offered in this sale have components, or are parts which may contain material(s) derived from endangered or protected animal materials e. g. alligator, crocodile skin and as such are prohibited by law to be exported by Fellows without a CITES permit. Fellows are therefore required to remove any restricted strap prior to delivery of the watch and buckle/clasp, and are unable to ship from their offices any other restricted part. It is the responsibility of the prospective buyer to understand and comply with any restrictions. Please contact our department specialist for further information.