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Titus 18kt Gold Manual-wind Chronograph Wristwatch

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Titus 18kt Gold Manual-wind Chronograph Wristwatch, c. 1948, silvered dial with outer blue tachymeter and telemeter scales, applied indices, concentric turned subdials, and marked "Titus Geneve/17 Jewels Non Magnetic," square pushers, 17-jewel Landeron 148 caliber movement with Glucydur balance wheel, snap-back case marked on interior "837514," dia. 38 mm.

Provenance: Collection of Bernhard W. Stoeber.

Note: Titus and Solvil were two brands owned by Paul Ditisheim, who is considered one of the best watchmakers from the first half of the 20th century.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Bernhard W. Stoeber, Chronograph, Ditisheim, Measurement, Paul Ditisheim, Tachymeter, Telemeter, Tools, Watches