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Hong Kong, Jun 08, 2001

LOT 307

Paul Garnier, Horloger, 6 & 16 rue Taitbout, Paris, No. 6802, made for the Paris - Lyon - Méditerranée, railway company, circa 1860.Very fine silver hunting cased decimal Tachometer No. 41, Système E. Marié, with minute recorder.

HKD 8,000 - 12,000

USD 1,000 - 1,500

Sold: HKD 6,900

C. Four-body, massive, ?forme quatre baguettes?, polished, the back engraved: ?P. L. M. No. 41?, the tachometer table engraved inside the cover calculated for one kilometer. Hinged silver cuvette. D. White enamel with radial Arabic numerals and 10 x 10 divisions. Blued steel hands. M. 49.5 mm, gilt brass, half- plate with going barrel, cylinder escapement, plain brass three-arm balance, flat balance spring with regulator. Tachometer bolt and reset slide in the band.Signed on the dial and cuvette.Diam. 58 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3 - 01