Lot 7: French Marriage Wristwatch, France, mid-20th Century
October 21, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Gold-plated marriage wristwatch
Presumably France, mid-20th century
Manual wind-up movement; hour, minute
White dial, gold colored Louis XV hands, Roman indices, chemin-de-fer chapter-ring
Watch case and crown of 18K gold-plated steel, strap of 14K gold
Watch case number: 2720
Case and clasp hallmarked with purity, watch case furthermore marked with maker’s mark
Case diameter: 23 mm; Height: 8 mm
Length of strap: approx. 17.5 cm
Overall weight: 33 g
Fully functional, very good condition with minor traces of wear
This marriage wristwatch was made in the mid-20th century. The watch is fitted with a manual wind-up movement and displays hour and minute. The white dial shows gold colored Louis XV hands as well as Roman indices and a chemin-de-fer chapter-ring. Watch case and crown are of 18K gold-plated steel, while the strap is of 14K gold. Case and clasp are hallmarked with purity. Furthermore the watch case bears the maker’s mark. The number of the watch case is 2720.
The watch case measures 23 mm in diameter and 8 mm in height. The strap is approx. 17.5 cm long. The watch weighs 33 grams. The timepiece is in a very good condition with minor traces of wear. The indices are slightly discolored. 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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