Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Mar 03, 2021

LOT 7

Arthur & Co.
Pocket watch, minute-repeater, chronograph; 18K pink gold and varicoloured gold

18K pink gold and varicoloured gold, hunting-case, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6 and two horological complications:
· Minute-repeater on two steel gongs by two hammers (activated by the slide located on the case-band at 6 o’clock)
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the single olive-shaped push-piece located on the case-band at 12 o’clock) with outer ring divided in 300

Cover and case-back engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) with white and green gold décor, in the type of those made for the Spanish or South American market.

Movement 19’’’ ½, ¾ plate, rhodium-plated, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance with gold poising screws and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, polished steel index-regulator; repeater work; chronograph work on the top plate.

Brand Arthur & Co., La Chaux-de-Fonds

Year circa 1900

Movement No. 22 511 / 1 209

Case No. 22 511

Material 18K pink gold and varicoloured gold

Diameter 53 mm.

Caliber 19’’’ ½, straight-line lever escapement

Signature cuvette (dome)

HKD 38,800 - 56,000

CHF 4,500 - 6,500 / EUR 4,200 - 6,100 / USD 5,100 - 7,300


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 3 *
Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original