Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 37

FLYING TOURBILLON ESCAPEMENT WORKING MODEL German or Swiss. Made in the 20th century. Fine, working model of a flying tourbillion escapement, wood base and glass shade.

CHF 4,500 - 6,500

USD 5,000 - 7,000 / EUR 3,700 - 5,500

Sold: CHF 8,750

C. Varnished wood base with winding arbour in the base, glass shade. M. Circular rhodium plated base plate, going barrel housed in the base, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic gilt balance with gilt meantime and temperature adjustment screws, fl at balance spring, polished three-arm fl ying tourbillion carriage. Dim. 19 x 14 cm. In very good condition

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