Lot 4260. Pocket watch: technical rarity, the clock watch, with a particular percussion: Grande & Petite Sonnerie with self-contained full strike the hours and quarter-hours, and Repetition, Courvoisier & Comp(agnie), La Chaux-de-Fonds & Geneva, around 1800

Starting price: € 12 000
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09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +01:00
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Lot 4260 | Pocket watch: technical rarity, the clock watch, with a particular percussion: Grande & Petite Sonnerie with self-contained full strike the hours and quarter-hours, and Repetition, Courvoisier & Comp(agnie), La Chaux-de-Fonds & Geneva, around 1800
Approx. 56mm, approx. 138g, 18K red gold case, the back side of the monogram with a Royal crown, rändiertes middle part, percussion is of the utmost rarity of visible percussion mechanism, cylinder escapement, original signed enamel dial and beautiful steel hands, functional and with a distinct shock, not the shift lever from quarter-hour strike on chime! The triggering of the repeater is done by a button in the Pendant. On request, the clock strikes past the hour and quarter hours. In addition, the work proposes to every quarter-hour, independently of the past hours and quarters of an hour. The pocket watch extremely rare! A comparable watch from this manufacturer was in the auction, Antiquorum 2013 New York, 10th April 2013 and was classified by the rarity as "Exceptional". The clock scored 11.250 US$. (Source: https://www.cortrie.de/go/Nvb)

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