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Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 188

8-day going desk-clock, fawn-coloured leather dial; chromium-plated metal and brushed metal

CHF 1,000 - 2,000

EUR 950 - 1,850 / USD 1,100 - 2,200 / HKD 8,400 - 16,800


Sold: CHF 1,062

Chromium-plated metal and brushed metal, 8-day going, keyless-winding, desk-clock in the shape of a horseshoe with eight nails, with fawn-coloured leather dial.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-6-8


Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-8-01


Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original

Brand Hermes, Paris

Year circa 1940-1950

Movement No. 320 254

Case No. unnumbered

Material chromium-plated metal and brushed metal

Caliber 22’’’, lever escapement, 3 adjustments

Height 120 mm.

Width 128 mm.

Weight 670 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial and case


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.