Lot 4282. Pocket watch: extremely rare gold savonnette for the Chinese market, Grande Sonnerie Carillon, in mint condition, "HOPE BROTHERS CO. SHANGHAI, GRANDE SONNERIE CLOCK WATCH with TRIP MINUTE REPEATER", Geneva, circa 1890

Starting price:€ 35 000
Auction date:09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4282 | Pocket watch: extremely rare gold savonnette for the Chinese market, Grande Sonnerie Carillon, in mint condition, "HOPE BROTHERS CO. SHANGHAI, GRANDE SONNERIE CLOCK WATCH with TRIP MINUTE REPEATER", Geneva, circa 1890
About Ø46,5mm, approx. 89g, 18K Gold, original case with Chinese signature and Chinese Hallmarks, Savonnette à goutte, engine-turned, flawless state of preservation, probably absolutely unused, dust cover signed, Hope Brothers the Shanghai No. 2409, precision decreased work of excellent quality, with quarter hour self strike "Grande Sonnerie", minute repeater "Carillon" with 3 Hammers, 2 spring barrels are wound simultaneously via the crown, screwed gold chatons, Chinese signature on the printed circuit Board, factory glazing, original enamel dial with Chinese signature in Golden lettering, also numbered 2409, gold hands, functional with a very nice sound, an absolute rarity, especially in this state of preservation. The identical to the Pocket watch with the number 2408 was auctioned 2015 at antiquorum and scored about 40.000 US$!

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