Hunter Repeater

  • Movement 
    Handwinding
  • Year of manufacture 
    1880
  • Lot number 
    118
  • Case material 
    Yellow Gold
  • Diameter 
    51
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

GOLD HUNTER-CASE WATCH WITH QUARTER REPEATER, CIRCA 1880 Four body fillet 18K gold case, n. 10478, engine turned cover and back, richly engraved floral monogram, engine turned dome signed "Ch. Suchy & fils”. Circular pendant and bow decorated with rings.
White enamel dial, Roman hour numerals, minute track with 5-min Arabic markers, sunk subsidiary seconds dial. Gilt pear hands. 
Unsigned key-less beveled bridge and nichel-plated movement, jewels set with chaton, woolf-thoot winding, counterpoised lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance with screws, blued Breguet hairspring. Quarter repeater activated by a slide, anchor governor, chime with two hammerS on two gongs.
Diameter Ø: 51 mm | Weight: 117 g
Note: working, but a service is suggested.