Lot 4218. Pocket watch: extremely heavy, extremely rare, double-sided astronomical gold savonnette "Calendrier state licensed instructors team" with Repetition, Switzerland around 1910

Starting price: € 8 500
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09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +01:00
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ID 6318
Lot 4218 | Pocket watch: extremely heavy, extremely rare, double-sided astronomical gold savonnette "Calendrier state licensed instructors team" with Repetition, Switzerland around 1910
Approx 60mm, approx. 200g, 14K Gold Savonnette à goutte in a particularly heavy-duty, double-sided flip-top lid mechanism, display side enamel dial as well as display of the phase of the moon, the back side is very rare and complicated calendar with display of the Weekday, the month and date, in addition, Repetition of hours and quarters, in excellent state of preservation, in this embodiment, is a rarity. With 200g, and as a Savonnette this watch is probably the rarest and most valuable "Calendrier state licensed instructors team" that was ever sold at an auction. Most of these watches have been crafted in iron and silver, mostly as an open Version, and only very rarely with the addition of a repeater.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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