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Hong Kong, Jun 08, 2001

LOT 45

J. Lattes, Genève - Cairo, No. 4386, circa 1890.Fine 18K rose gold, keyless, quarter repeating watch with double calendar and chronograph.

HKD 22,000 - 25,000

USD 2,800 - 3,200

Sold: HKD 30,475

C. Four body, massive, ?bassine et filets?, polished, gold, hinged cuvette over glazed gold cover for viewing the movement. D. White enamel with four subsidiary dials: at 12 o'clock hour and minute chapters with Arabic numerals and blued steel "spade" hands, at 4 o'clock days of the month, at 8 o'clock days of the week, subsidiary sunk seconds at 6 o'clock, outer chronograph scale. M. 42.8 mm, gilt brass, 31 jewels, straight-line counterpoised lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balanc, blued-steel Breguet balance spring, frosted wolf-tooth winding wheels. Repeating on gongs by a slide in the band.Signed on the cuvette.Diam. 55 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3 - 01