JULES HUGEUNIN DROZ. HUNTING CASE INDEPENDENT
& JUMPING SECOND POCKET WATCH YELLOW GOLD
Jules Hugeunin Droz., Locle, Made circa 1865.
Fine, 18K yellow gold hunting-cased, key-wound, doubletrain,
pocket watch with independent seconds and subsidiary jumping
Four-body, bassine et filets, engine-turned covers and band,
faux winding crown for releasing the front cover, button for
the center-seconds and 1/4 seconds. Gold hinged cuvette with
White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute
track, outermost 1/5th seconds divisions, subsidiary quarterseconds
dial at 6. Blued steel Breguet hands.
45 mm.(20'''), nickel, fausses cotes decoration, 25 jewels,
double train with two barrels, straight-line counterpoised lever
escapement, cut-bimetallic compensation balance with blued
steel flat balance spring, index regulator.
Movement signed, numbered 1015499 on the case.