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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Apr 20, 2016

LOT 144

GUBELIN FISH MANTLE CLOCK ENAMEL BRASS Gübelin, Lucerne, Switzerland, movement No. 2058. Made in the 1950s. Very fine and unusual, heavy, square, gilt-brass, nickel plated, enamel desk / mantle clock. Accompanied by 2 keys.

Square, gilt-brass and nickel-plated, mounted on a double plate with 2 brass fish, glassed front. Brass and enamel with painted Arabic numerals, painting depicting an aquarium with 2 carp fish. Gilt brass baton hands. Cal. 60 mm. 11 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, flat balance spring, index regulator.

USD 3,500 - 4,500

HKD 27,000 - 35,000 / CHF 3,500 - 4,500

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-13-01


Slightly damaged

HANDS Original


Case and movement signed. DIM. 32 x 29 x 10 cm.