Bonhams : Gurzelen. A late 19th century silver open face chronometer pocket watch with second time zoneNo.12 172
Gurzelen. A late 19th century silver open face chronometer pocket watch with second time zoneNo.12 172

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Lot 54
Gurzelen. A late 19th century silver open face chronometer pocket watch with second time zone
No.12 172

Sold for £ 624 (US$ 804) inc. premium
Gurzelen. A late 19th century silver open face chronometer pocket watch with second time zone
No.12 172
Frosted bar manual wind lever movement, enamel dial signed 'Patent Chronoscope Gurzelen', enamel dial with outer Roman numerals and five minute divisions, sub-dials for hours, minutes and seconds, blued steel hands, polished silver hinged case, resetting button on the band 53mm.

Footnotes

  • During the 1880's, Louis-Paul and César Brandt began manufacturing watches in Bienne and signed their productions 'Jura', 'Patria', 'Helvetia', 'Celtic' and 'Gurzelen'. In 1884 these names were dropped in favour of the world famous 'Omega'.
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