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Limited Edition Movado 18kt Gold "1881 Suisse" Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Box, Papers, and Book

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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

Description:

Limited Edition Movado 18kt Gold "1881 Suisse" Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Box, Papers, and Book, no. 114, ringed outer case with teardrop-style lugs, silvered dial with applied arabic numerals, day-of-the month, day-of-the week, month, and leap year subsidiary dials, and moon phase at 6, case back marked "Movado 1881 Suisse/No. 114/40.B3,881/Water-Resistant," 21-jewel caliber 2890-8 movement, dia. 35 mm.

Provenance: Collection of Bernhard W. Stoeber.

Note: The original rosewood box, certificate, receipt dated "5/14/96," and copy of Fritz von Osterhausen's book The Movado History are included in the lot, as well as an additional dial.
Estimate $3,000-4,000


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Keywords

MOVADO, Bernhard W. Stoeber, Fritz von Osterhausen, Economy of the United States, Rotary dial, Watch