Lot 4244: Ring watch: rare and solid gold ring watch with high-grade diamond bezel, signed Hamilton Calcutta, with original box, ca. 1870 (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 16 mm, ring size 50, ca. 14 g, 18 K gold, special ring, hinged, solid and engraved mid section with integrated watch, rotating bezel with diamonds, special winding mechanism by turning the bezel, small lateral hatch with hidden setting mechanism, glazed cylinder movement, enamel dial in perfect condition, original steel hands, signed Hamilton Calcutta, movement intact but needs cleaning, original box, beautiful condition, real rarity. A comparable watch was offered in Geneva auction 2000 (source:http://www.antiquorum.com/catalog/lots/lot-59-170?browse_all=1&page=18&q=ring+watch+diamonds+cylinder).
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