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Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 275

Horological tool; small watchmaker’s wheel-cutting engine with dividing plate; brass, iron and steel

CHF 1,800 - 2,400

EUR 1,650 - 2,200 / USD 1,950 - 2,600 / HKD 15,100 - 20,100

Sold: CHF 2,375

Brass, iron and steel small watchmaker’s wheel-cutting engine with dividing plate especially made for escape-wheels.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-6-8


Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

Brand Unsigned, Franco-Swiss Jura Arc

Year early-19th century

Material brass, iron and steel

Length 152 mm.

Dimensions (approx.)

Height 220 mm.

Width 150 mm.

Weight 1 090 gr. (approx.)


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Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.