Lot 4259: Pocket watch: extremely rare and very complex Zenith/César Racine gold hunting case repeater 'Repetition a Minutes Grande Sonnerie & Carillon', Switzerland ca. 1910 (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 50 mm, ca. 104 g, 18 K gold, dome signed Henri Blanc, Geneve; extremely rare precision movement with lever escapement, self-striking quarters with 'carillon', minute repeater, Zenith caliber, rare nickel-plated export edition, original enamel dial in perfect condition, Breguet hands, in very beautiful condition and in working order, rarity, popular collector's watch, muting needs service. Comparable watches were sold in auctions for ca. 45,000 SwissFrancs (source:http://www.antiquorum.com/catalog/lots/zenith-lot-227-183?browse_all=1&page=1&q=zenith+carillon).
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.