Lot 4161: Watch: very fine, heavy and complex Grande & Petite Sonnerie clockwatch repeater, rare construction, Switzerland ca. 1870 (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 54 mm, ca. 148 g, 18 K gold, a goutte, no. 1669, original glazed movement, Swiss precision lever movement, prime quality, self-striking hours and quarters, repeating hours and quarters on demand, very rare winding mechanism, lever escapement with special type of ring lever, original enamel dial, unusual positioned subsidiary seconds near '12', fine fleur-de-lis steel hands, in working order, switch lever for Grande & Petite Sonnerie and muting missing.
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.