A ladies' gold ruby and diamond set mechanical bracelet watch,
27mm diameter with a white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and red at '12', blued hands, the bezel grain set with alternating eight cut diamonds and round mixed cut rubies, to case back engraved 'Beatrice 15 June 1903', to hollow curb link bracelet with additional later solid links, concealed box clasp and safety chain, case marked 18k, Swiss assay marks, bracelet marked 18c, tested as approximately 18ct gold, the later links as approximately 14ct gold, 36.55g
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Sold for £650
Currently running. No guarantee as to timekeeping or continued running.
Crown winds and hands adjust.
Scratches to glass.
Surface marks/scratches and dings to the case.
Bracelet very worn - worn through in some places, and some links very dented.
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Auction: Jewellery, Wed, 27th Jul 2022
To be held at our Stansted Auction Rooms, Cambridge Road, Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8GE
Monday 25 July - 9.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 26 July - 9.30am - 4.30pm
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