Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 67

JULES JURGENSEN LARGE MINUTE-REPEATING PINK GOLD Jules Jurgsensen, Copenhagen, made in Switzerland, No. 14893. Made circa 1885. Very fine,rare and large minute-repeating 18K pink gold hunting-cased keyless pocket watch with Jurgensen's patented bow hand-setting mechanism.

CHF 10,000 - 15,000

HKD 80,000 - 120,000 / USD 10,500 - 16,000

Four-body, "bassine et filets", engine-turned caseback, glazed cover for movement. White enamel, radial Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds. Blued steel spade hands. 20''', rhodium plated, counterpoised straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with blued steel Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-8-01

Very good

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Case, dial and movement signed. DIAM. 54 mm. THICKNESS 18 mm.