Lot 21: Baume & Mercier Hammer-Automatic Wristwatch, C. 1945
October 22, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Baume & Mercier hammer-automatic gold wristwatch
Switzerland, c. 1945
Gold plated hammer-automatic movement; 17 jewels, hour, minute, second
Silver dial, blackened hands
Watch case of 18K rose gold
Brown calfskin leather strap with pin buckle
Watch case hallmarked
Case diameter: 33 mm; Height: 11 mm
Length of strap: 20 cm; Lugs width: 18 mm
Total weight: 36 g
Functional, worn condition with traces of wear, mineral glass, dial probably refinished and inserted later, movement, watch case and caseback with strong scratches
The watch case measures 33 mm in diameter and 11 mm in height. The strap is 20 cm long. The watch weighs 36 grams. The timepiece is in worn condition with traces of wear. The watch has a mineral glass. The dial has been probably refinished and inserted later. Watch case and caseback are strongly scratched. During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense.
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