Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 70

JULES JURGENSEN LARGE 5-MINUTE REPEATING POCKET WATCH YELLOW GOLD, DETENT ESCAPEMENT Jules Jurgsensen, Copenhagen, made in Switzerland, No. 13130. Made in 1880. Very fine,rare and large 5-minute-repeating 18K yellow gold openface keyless pocket watch with Jurgensen's patented bow hand-setting mechanism.

CHF 5,000 - 7,000

HKD 40,000 - 56,000 / USD 5,200 - 7,300

Sold: CHF 6,375

Four-body, "bassine et filets", polished caseback, hinged gold cuvette. 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: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


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