Lot 4154. Pocket watch: extremely rare A. Lange & Söhne gold savonnette with 4 complications in the best quality 1A, No. 11997, Glashütte, around 1880

Starting price:€ 120 000
Auction date:09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4154 | Pocket watch: extremely rare A. Lange & Söhne gold savonnette with 4 complications in the best quality 1A, No. 11997, Glashütte, around 1880
Approx. Ø58,5mm, approx. 178g, 18K Gold, à goutte, case number and the factory number are not the same 11997, extremely rare precision decreased plant with Seconde Morte, calendar, and quarter-hour repeater, in quality 1A with Diamond endstone and screwed gold chatons, gold escape wheel, gold anchor, on-Board, fully signed and numbered, properly-preserved, original enamel dial, display of the Weekday and the date, blued steel pointer, high-functioning, triggering the repeater, a little stiff, overall, very good and little used condition. This watch is an absolute rarity and a definite collector's watch. The company Lange & Söhne has, according to current knowledge, only a total of 10 of these highly complicated pocket watches made, the number 11997 was the First! It is also the earliest known pocket watch by A. Lange & sons Louis XV-housing! The watch is supplied with the master excerpt from the book.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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