Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 496

ULYSSE NARDIN DECK CHRONOMETER, MINISTRY OF DEFENSE, HYDROGRAPHIC DEPARTMENT, GUILLAUME BALANCE Ulysse Nardin, Locle, Suisse, No. 123114, case No. 619181. Made circa 1948. Fine, keyless, center-seconds, sterling silver deck Chronometer with Guillaume balance in original wooden box.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500

Sold: CHF 1,875

Three-tier mahogany deck box, the upper section with a numbered bone plaque, brass case en forme de tabatière secured inside the mahogany box, screwed-down brass bezel. White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute and secondsrings with fi ve-minute/seconds Arabic markers. Blued steel "Spade" hands. 48 mm.(21'''), frosted gilt, half-plate, 20 jewels, straight line lever escapement, anibal-brass Guillaume balance, selfcompensating blued steel Breguet balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 58 mm. THICKNESS 20 mm.