Lot 4023. Pocket watch: an exceptionally large and rare South German Spindeluhr with a very rare a toc & a tact 1/8-Repetition, Johann Riel in Stadtamhof (Regensburg), 1780-1820

Starting price:€ 1 500
Auction date:23.11.2019   16:30
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Lot 4023Pocket watch: an exceptionally large and rare South German Spindeluhr with a very rare a toc & a tact 1/8-Repetition, Johann Riel in Stadtamhof (Regensburg), 1780-1820
Approx. Ø68mm, approx. 206g, double-case silver, outer case with tortoiseshell-based, inner housing openings smooth, restored in the edge area of slot-shaped Sound, bell, signed Spindle movement with very rare Repetition of the hours, quarter-hours and quarter hours, as well as a choice between Repetition on bell (a tact) and the silent Repetition on the housing (a toc), original, signed enamel dial, and probably original hands, dial, unfortunately, gait intact, percussion is beating uncontrollably and needs to be overhauled. The watch is from a technical point of view is very rare and is a highly interesting collector's piece. Also, the watchmaker is for collectors of South German watches interesting. Many of his watches are in major collections and museums. Lt. Abeler alone, in the Vienna Museum of clocks 8 copies of Johann Riel!

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