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Basel April 21, 1990, Apr 21, 1990

LOT 236

Boubon, Palais Royal a Paris, N° 123, circa 1810. Very fine 18K gold 8 day going watch.

CHF 8,000 - 10,000

Double body massive "Empire" case with reeded band and engine-turned back. Gilt brass cuvette hinged on the movement. White enamel dial with Arabic numerals. Blued steel "poker" hands with skeletonized tips. Gilt brass very fine movement, true Lepine caliber with a free standing barrel, cylinder escapement with a plain brass three armed balance and a diamond endstone. Signed on the dial and the cuvette. In very good condition. Diam. 56 mm.

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