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A YELLOW GOLD QUARTER REPEATING OPEN-FACED WATCH CIRCA 1800 NO 1899 SOLD IN 1806 TO THE DUKE OF NEWCASTLE
• gilt movement, underslung ruby cylinder, plain brass three arm balance, bi-metallic compensation balance, parachute protection curb, repeating on two blued steel gongs • signed and numbered cuvette • enamel dial, gilt Arabic numerals, secret signature under 12 o'clock • plain polished case numbered 2533 and stamped initials by Tavernier and stamped B1899 • dial and cuvette signed
diameter 47 mm
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This watch was sold on March 20th 1806 to the Duke of Newcastle for the price of 1,440 FFR.

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