Lot 188: An eighteen karat gold minute repeating pocket watch, A Lange & Padoux, geneva
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
An eighteen karat gold minute repeating pocket watch, A Lange & Padoux
jeweled to the center, screw set, split bi-metallic balance, case no. 86277, pendant wind, plunger set.
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Overall condition: fair to good
Movement: fair to good overall condition, free of corrosion. Sets and runs. Does not guarantee operation or accuracy. May be in need of clean and service.
NOTE: plunger and repeater operates, but repeater is not consistent
Case back (inner & outer), hunter case and hinges: all in good condition, some light scratches. Even consistent wear.
Dust cover engraved:
A Lang a Padoux
Dial & Hands: original in good condition, dial with no cracks or hairlines. Blued feuille hands
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