SWISS MINUTE -REPEATER
HUNTING CASED YELLOW GOLD
Gustave Belot. Swiss, case No. 9516. Made circa 1895.
Fine, keyless, minute-repeating, hunting cased 18K
yellow gold pocket watch
Four-body, "bassine," entire case hand-engraved in
a floral and leaf motive, the front cover centered by a
cartouche with engraved monogram, transparent inner
back, engraved hinged gold cuvette.
Satiné silver with radial Roman numerals, outer
minute track, floral engraving at center and rim, subsidiary
seconds dial. Blue steel spade hands hands.
Cal. 20```, nickel-plated, 31 jewels, wolf-tooth
winding, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic
compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance
spring, index regulator, repeating on gongs activated
by a slide on the band.