Case: Glazed on three sides with arched lacquered brass moulded frame, the back-board and panelled plinth of figured mahogany, the hinged front door secured by a key.
CHF 60,000 - 70000
Sold: CHF 80,500
Breguet No.1498 Three-wheel weight-driven skeleton clock, with compound pendulum, Republican and Gregorian calendar and thermometer. A replica of the three-wheel clock made by Abraham Louis Breguet in collaboration with Samuel Roy, one of only 11 examples made by the workshops of the Musée International d' Horlogerie of La Chaux-de Fonds.
Frame: Gilt-brass, the front bar engraved with the days of the week, and signed on plaques at the Base: "Breguet No.1498 ". Facetted black marble base with applied initial " B ", on four turned feet.
To be sold on behalf of the Breguet Foundation. A unique set of two "Souscription" watches, signed: "Breguet, No. 1". a)The wristwatch: Gold and platinum cased gentleman's minuterepeating astronomical wristwatch, with perpetual calendar and phase and age of the moon. B)The pocket Watch: Platinum and gold cased self-winding astronomical pocket watch with instantaneous calendar, phase of the moon and winding indicator.
A) Case: Circular, massive, reeded band, the rims in platinum. Glazed back over the movement.
Sold: -1 750,000
"Sympathique" Watch No. 1, accompanied by the Master Clock. A)Unique gold gentleman's astronomical wristwatch, with 1 minute tourbillon, regulator dial, phase and age of the moon, and winding indicator, automatically wound and set to exact time by the accompanying Clock. Delivered with both gold and leather bracelets with double deployant buckles and a pair-case in gold enabling the wristwatch to be transformed into pocket watch. B)Unique gold astronomical clock with phase and age of the moon, equation of time, centigrade thermometer, year calendar with month and date, and days of the week. Constructed on the principals of the "garde-temps", with "remontoire", visible chronometer escapement and winding indicator.
A) Case: Wristwatch; 18 ct., circular, massive and polished with reeded band, the classic Breguet s with an ingenious quick-release system for removing and re-mounting the bracelets.
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Sold: CHF 1,546,250