Important Collector's Wristwatches an...
Hong Kong, Hotel Furama Kempinski, Jun 14, 1995
Lattes Frères & Co., Genève, No. 7477, circa 1890. Fine 18 ct. pink gold, keyless moon phase astronomical, quarter repeating watch with triple calendar.
C. Four body, massive, "bassine et filets", polished, the back with the applied gold monogram "A.M.". Hinged gold cuvette with engine-turned border and floral engraved decoration. D. White enamel with Roman numerals, outer Arabic minute ring, Sunk subsidiary dials for the day of the week, the date, the month (hair lines) and the subsidiary seconds with inner moon phase aperture. Gold "Louis XV" hands. M. 19"', nickel plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 31 jewels, counterpoised straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring. Repeating on gongs with slide in the band. Signed on the cuvette. In good condition. Diam. 51 mm.