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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

New York, Apr 10, 2013

LOT 73

SWISS MINUTE REPEATER GILT AND ENAMEL Swiss, No. 1663. Made circa 1910. Fine, gilt keyless minute-repeating pocket watch with fancy enamel dial and enamel scene.

C. Three-body, bassine, polished, snap-on back with painted scene of two lovers in a country setting over purple translucent enamel over guilloche. D. Ivory-colored enamel with Arabic numerals in white enamel reserves with gilt borders, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds. Gilt Louis XV hands. M. 36 mm, rhodium-plated, 10 jewels, straight line lever escapement, notched bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, index regulator. DIAM. 51 mm. Property from an American Collection

USD 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 11,500 - 19,000 / CHF 1,400 - 2,400

Sold: USD 1,875


Grading System
Grade: A

Good

Case: 3-39-77

Good

Rubbed

ENAMEL AND VARIOUS TYPES OF DECORATION Restored soft enamel

Movement: 3*

Good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original