Lot 4281. Pocket watch: a single and well-known Alexandre Hüning Observatory Chronometer special quality with design characteristics similar to the Potter-Chronometer, No. 16918, tested at the Geneva Observatory in 1900, with a Chronometer test certificate

Sold:€ 5 500
Auction date:16.03.2019   16:30
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Lot 4281Pocket watch: a single and well-known Alexandre Hüning Observatory Chronometer special quality with design characteristics similar to the Potter-Chronometer, No. 16918, tested at the Geneva Observatory in 1900, with a Chronometer test certificate
Approx. Ø54mm, approx. 125g, 18K Gold, à goutte, engine-turned, signed, case and movement number are the same 16918, unique chronometer movement with exceptional design features of a rocker chronometer escapement, similar to the Chronometer by A. Potter, in the embodiment, however, is still finer, in addition, a special brake/protection device for limitation of the Amplitude adjustment, wolf teeth, screwed Minute wheel gold Chaton, original enamel dial, blued steel pointer, in a good state of preservation, fully functional, an absolute rarity.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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