A rare Agassiz 14k gold gent's pocket watch with central seconds with a fine Agassiz wooden box

€2,499.00

A rare Agassiz 14k gold gent's pocket watch with central seconds with a fine Agassiz wooden box

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A rare gent's pocket watch with central seconds
Agassiz
with a fine Agassiz wooden box
in a 14k gold case
with a high-quality movement execution
manufactured approx. 1880

Agassiz Watch Co.
Swiss watch manufactory established in Geneva in 1876 by Georges Agassiz. Georges' father Auguste Agassiz already had a watch trade in St. Imier from 1832. Agassiz was a manufacturer of first-class quality pocket watches. After the merger with the Geneva company Touchon, Agassiz specialized in flat movements. The thinnest with 10 ''' diameter and 9/12''' (= 1.7mm) thickness could be incorporated into a 20-dollar coin.


Details on the watch
Dial
enamel dial
Arabic numerals
outer five minute divisions
Spade hands
central seconds
very good condition

Movement
bridge movement
rhodium-plated
stripe-decorated
adjusted
gold screw compensation balance
blued Breguet hairspring
index spring fine adjusting device
gold wheel train
ruby endstone on balance
polished screws
signed
the movement is fully functional and running very well

Case
14k gold
14k gold dom
smooth
diameter: approx. 45mm without pendant
total weight: approx. 71 grams
very good condition with slightly traces of use
The watch is fully functional, is running very well and is in a very good, used total conditionition.

Agassiz

Data sheet

Sex
Male/Unisex
Case
Gold
Winding
Manual
Diameter
Total weight
Year
Scope of supply
with original box
Special