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Longines Minute-repeating 14kt Gold Hunting Case Watch

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Longines Minute-repeating 14kt Gold Hunting Case Watch, Case No. 2612783, Switzerland, c. 1900, the plain back and monogramed lid opens to the porcelain Roman numeral dial signed Longines, sunk seconds and blued steel spade hands, the cuvette engraved Longines/5 Grands Prix/Paris-Anvers-Paris/Milan/Bruxelles/Repetition a Minutes opens to the frosted gilt lever-set movement jeweled through the hammers and stamped Longines, in an E.F. Co. Longines case numbered as above and marked 14kt, dia. 56 mm.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Dial flawless, movement runs and repeats as designed, J.P.H. engraved on front lid, smooth back, lacking a crystal.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Paris, steel spade hands, Bruxelles, Milan, E.F. Co.