Original Breguet Quarter Hour Repeater Pocket Watch CA1785 with Later Dial & Display Case
Original Breguet ¼-Hour Repeater
with Later Dial & Display Case Pocket Watch with Key
France; Breguet; Man’s; Serial #868; Circa: 1785
Complications: ¼-hour repeater.
CASE: The rose gold-filled 18-size plain case features an open
DIAL: This silver dial displays Roman numerals and Breguet hands.
MOVT: This key-set #868 movement with hanging ruby cylinder
escapement is gilt with a bridge style-cut-away layout.
C 3-24 (The case is in very good
D 3-36 (The dial is in very good
M 3 (The movement is in very good
R 9 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being
very common to #10 being extremely rare.)
Experts Opinion: Parachute shock system, compensation curb hanging
ruby cylinder, ¼-hour repeater. Constructed by the master Breguet. Later
cased in a lovely gold-filled glass back repeater case with Breguet
style silver dial. A wonderful watch for the collection!