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Important Watches, Wristwatches and c...

Geneva, Apr 20, 1996

LOT 19

Hunziker, Rue de Bussy 22, a Paris, No. 4086, circa 1820. Fine and elegant 18 ct. gold, very slim quarter repeating watch with eccentric dial.

C. Four body, "forme quatre baguettes", engineturned (worn). Hinged gold cuvette. D. Silver engine-turned with Roman numerals on a polished eccentric chapter ring. Blued steel Breguet hands. M. 16"', gilt brass with going barrel, 8 jewels, cylinder escapement, plain brass three-arm balance, flat balance spring with regulator. Repeating on gongs with pull-twist piston through the pendant. In very good condition. Signed on the cuvette. Diam. 41 mm.

CHF 2,000 - 2,500