Lot 25: Early Swiss Pocket Watch, Switzerland, Around 1880
October 21, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Early Swiss pocket watch with chain
Switzerland, around 1880
Crown wound movement, hour, minute, subsidiary second
Gold dial with engraving, blued hands
Watch case of steel
Movement no. 1056
Case diameter: 65 mm; Height: 20 mm
Length of chain: ca. 23 cm
Total weight: 239 g
Fully functional, good, age related condition with minor traces of wear, Roman numeral partly faded
This early Swiss pocket watch with chain was made in Switzerland around 1880. The watch is fitted with a crown wound movement and displays hour, minute and subsidiary second. The gold dial with engraving shows blued hands. The watch case is made of steel. The movement number is 1056.
The watch case measures 65 mm in diameter and 20 mm in height. The chain is ca. 23 cm long. The watch weighs 239 grams. The timepiece is in good, age related condition with minor traces of wear. The Roman numeral is partly faded. During in house testing the watch was fully 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.
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