Bueche-Girod Striking Dress Watch Wide Knitted 18ct Yellow Gold Bracelet 1970's

GBP 25,000.00

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Object Description

A striking vintage gold bracelet watch by Bueche-Girod c.1970s, the wide bracelet in 18ct yellow gold formed of twisted gold threads woven into an openwork criss-cross pattern knitted style mesh, creating an almost chain mail like effect, off-set to the centre with an oval watch face within a gold frame, the hands both in gold, the hours marked with engraved lines and the face signed Bueche-Girod in black script to the top and Swiss Made in small black letters to the base, the winding mechanism to the outer edge, the reverse numbered 7603 and 40864. This is a wonderfully flamboyant watch previously owned by one of the great Hollywood entertainers of the mid 20th century and famously one of the original members of the Rat Pack along with Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.

Maker
Bueche-Girod

Period
Circa 1970s

Origin
Swiss

Setting
18ct yellow gold, the dial signed Bueche-Girod, numbered 7603 and 40864, with Swiss marks and stamped 18K

Weight
202 grams

Dimensions
Watch is 19cm / 7.5″ long and 5cm / 2″ wide
Face is 3cm / 1.18″ x 2.4cm / 0.95″

Condition
Very fine

Provenance
From the estate of Sammy Davis, Jr.

Object Condition

Very Fine

Object Details

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Dealer Location

52-53 Burlington Arcade
London W1J 0HH
United Kingdom

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