TIFFANY MINUTE REPEATER YELLOW GOLD
Tiffany & Co., New York, Swiss, No. 14686. Made circa 1885.
Very fine and rare, minute repeating, heavy 18K yellow gold hunting-cased
keyless pocket watch.
Four-body, solid, polished, bassine et filets, front cover and case back engraved
with stylized monograms.Hinged gold cuvette with engraved dedication.
White enamel with radial Arabic numerals, outer minute track with 5-minute
red Arabic markers, sunk subsidiary seconds dial. Blued steel spade hands.
19''', rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 29 jewels, counterpoised
straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel
Breguet balance spring, Wilmot's patent micrometer regulator, repeating on
gongs activated by a slide on the band.