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August 9, 2022 10:00 AMCalender

L.C. Grandjean 18kt Gold Triple Calendar Minute Repeating Hunter-case Watch

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 4230MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 09, 2022 10:00AM


L.C. Grandjean 18kt Gold Triple Calendar Minute Repeating Hunter-case Watch, c. 1890, roman numeral enameled dial with blued Breguet hands, month aperture located at 12, day-of-the-month subsidiary dial at 3, day-of-the-week at 9, running seconds and moon's phase at 6, 1/5 seconds divided in 300 outer track, minute-repeater on two gongs and two hammers, rhodium-plated movement with straight-line lever escapement, compensated balance with gold timing screws, blued hairspring with Breguet overcoil, chronograph activated by button at 12, repeater slide located at 6, dia. 58.5 mm, 182g.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

case with very little wear, cuvette engraved No. 4403. L.C. Grandjean Locle. Ebauche possibly by LeCoultre & Co. Has small pitting and tarnish. All functions working as intended. Time accuracy has nit been tested.

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