The Private Collection of Theodor Beyer

Hotel Baur Au Lac, Zurich, Nov 16, 2003

LOT 75

Presentation Watch. Taber Type, Swiss, No. 41445, circa 1913. Very fine 14K gold and enamel hunting-cased, keyless watch made for the Russian Imperial court.

CHF 5,000 - 7,000

EUR 3,300 - 4,600 / USD 3,700 - 5,200

Sold: CHF 10,350

C. Four-body, "bassine et filets", engine turned covers, front cover with double-headed imperial eagle in champlevé blue and black enamel, gold hinged cuvette. D. White enamel, radial Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary sunk seconds. Gold "Spade" hands. M. 43 mm. (19'''), frosted gilt, 15 jewels, calibrated straight line lever escapement, bimetallic compensation balance, flat balance spring, index regulator with Cyrillic scale.Cuvette signed.Diam. 50 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-11


Slightly worn

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original