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Early Silver Single-push Manual-wind Chronograph

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
108
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Early Silver Single-push Manual-wind Chronograph, c. 1920, enameled white dial with fifth of a second outer track, constant seconds at 9 and 30-minute counter at 3, large onion crown, hinged case back engraved "Fra Swome Holdet/Sommeren 1920," Valjoux 13 caliber with Swiss lever escapement, Breguet hairspring and compensating balance, dia. 38 mm.

Provenance: Collection of Bernhard W. Stoeber.

Note: Case back translation: "From the Swamp Team/Sommer 1920."
Estimate $800-1,200

currently setting, running and ticking, and chronograph functioning as intended, small paint loss to numeral 11.


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Keywords

Breguet, Bernhard W. Stoeber, Balance spring, Escapements, Horology, Lever escapement, The Swatch Group, Time, Timekeeping, Valjoux