18k white gold Wrist Chronometer no. 5495
Case: 18k white gold rectangular case
Dial: jump hour display with minute disk and seconds subdial
Movement: s/n; 5495, Niton, Geneve, Swiss, Eighteen 18 jewels, All Adj.. Obtained the Poincon de Geneve quality seals on November 23, 1928. This movement was part of a batch of 6 (5493-5498). on the same date, November 23, 1928 there was also another batch (5629-5634). In all propability another client or different calibers.
1928 - Niton, Geneve
1998 - Antiquorum, Geneve
2021 - privat owner (Germany)
Antiquorum, Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, April 18, 1998. Lot 213, Niton Geneve, 1930's. Very fine and rare, rectangular, jumping-hour, 18K white gold gentleman's wristwatch.
C. massive, polished, satined, stepped bezel, srewed bars. D. matt silver with painted Arabic numerals for the minutes and the seconds, aperture for the jumping-hours. "Fleche" blued steel hands. M. 9''' tonneau, rhodium plated, "fausses cotes" decoration, 18 jewels, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance with all adjustments, Breguet balance-spring. Case and movement signed. Dim. 23 x 37 mm.
Price realized; CHF 9,775