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Basel April 21, 1990, Apr 21, 1990

LOT 235

Breguet & Fils, Swiss, circa 1800. Very fine 18K gold quarter repeating skeleton watch.

CHF 12,000 - 15,000

Double body "Directoire" polished case with a fixed bezel. Gilt brass glazed cuvette hinged on the movement. White enamel chapter ring with Breguet numerals. Blued steel Breguet hands. Very fine gilt brass skeletonized movement with a gold train of wheels, pierced and engraved going barrel passing through the back plate, cylinder escapement with a plain brass three armed balance, polished steel cock with a garnet endstone. Repeating on gongs with a fine visible polished steel work, by means of the depressing pendant. Signed on the dial and the movement. In very good condition. Diam. 61 mm.

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