Lot 2234
  • 2234

H.L. Matile, Locle

Estimate
70,000 - 80,000 HKD
Sold
87,500 HKD
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Description

  • A FINE AND RARE YELLOW GOLD MINUTE REPEATING HUNTING-CASED KEYLESS LEVER WATCH
    NO 32 CIRCA 1885
  • yellow gold
  • diameter 53 mm
• 3/4 plate manual winding nickel lever movement, cut bi-metallic compensation balance, repeating on gongs • yellow gold hinged cuvette • white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, outer minute track with re Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds • 18k yellow gold hunter case, front cover with finely engraved stylized monogram, back cover depicting a two headed eagle with latin moto "spes mea in deo est"

Catalogue Note

With a H.L. Matile, Locle certificate, original Mathey Bros. & Mathey, New York, invoice dated 1885, original service paper dated 1894 and presentation box.
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