Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 15, 2016

LOT 75

URBAN JURGENSEN & SONNER MINUTE REPEATING SPLIT-SECOND CHRONOGRAPH 18K GOLD Urban Jurgensen & Sonner, Copenhagen, No. 3007. Made circa 1910. Very fine, large and very rare, minute repeating, 18K gold hunting cased keyless pocket watch with split seconds chronograph

CHF 8,000 - 12,000

HKD 64,000 - 96,000 / USD 8,400 - 12,500

Sold: CHF 17,500

Four-body, "bassine et filets", polished, Hinged gold cuvette, glazed back covering the movement. White enamel with arabic numerals, outer minute track, outer Arabic five minute/second numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6. Blued steel "spade" hands. 18''', rhodium-plated, 32 jewels, counterpoised straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance-spring, index regulator, repeating on two gongs activated by a slide in the band.

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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: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Case and movement signed. DIAM. 55 mm. THICKNESS 20 mm.