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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 54

JULES JURGENSEN MINUTE REPEATING AND SPLIT-SECOND CHRONOGRAPH POCKET WATCH YELLOW GOLD Jules Jurgsensen, Copenhagen, made in Switzerland, No. 15071. Made in 1887. Very fine, rare minute-repeating 18K yellow gold hunting-cased keyless pocket watch with split- second chronograph and Jurgensen's patented bow hand- setting mechanism. Accompanied by the original fitted box, Certificate of Origin.

Four-body, "bassine et filets", polished. Hinged gold cuvette. White enamel, radial Roman numerals, red outer minute track, subsidiary seconds. Blued steel breguet hands. 16```, rhodium plated, counterpoised straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with blued steel Breguet balance spring, index regulator

CHF 10,000 - 15,000

HKD 80,000 - 120,000 / USD 10,000 - 15,000

Sold: CHF 22,500


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*

Good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original


Notes

Case and movement signed. DIAM. 52 mm. THICKNESS 18 mm.