Berhard Callier Paris - Lepine Ankerchronometer - Gangereserve - Men - Paris 1880

Description
Berhard Callier Paris - Lepine Ankerchronometer - Gangereserve - Men - Paris 1880
Manual winding - Yellow gold - Chronometerspirale - power reserve indicator

French chronometre watchmaker

Bernard Agnan (Aignan) Callier was born 20 January 1821 in Aubigny, Cher, (today Aubigny-sur-Nère) in France. Callier was a watch and chronometre maker, initially in Gien, later at Quai St. Michel in Paris. In 1867, he won a gold medallion at the Paris exhibition. In 1870, he bought the workshop of Joseph Thaddäus Winnerl.

White enamel dial in very beautiful condition. Fine Roman indices with minute-scale running around the outside - Arabic sums of ten (10, 20, 30...).
Gold hands. Power reserve display under 12 o'clock. Small recessed second at the six.
Signed Kilometique Longines.

Solid 18 kt gold casing with smooth back.

Inner lid likewise 18 kt gold - dust lid inscribed: Callier Brevete H GER DE LA MARINE IMPERIALE 22BVART MONTMARTRE PARIS No 528 MEDAILLE DE´OR

Fine manufacture movement - high-quality structure - precision chronometre with lever escapement / balance spring. First class fine regulation.

Movement intact and in working order.

Watch diameter without crown 51 mm With crown and eyelet 73 mm Total weight 119 g

Rare collector's watch in beautiful condition.

Insured shipping via Austrian Post AG.

Lot details
Brand
Berhard Callier Paris
Model
Lepine Ankerchronometer - Gangereserve
Gender
Men
Period
Paris 1880
Movement
Manual winding
Case material
Yellow gold
Material fineness
18 kt.
Extras
Chronometerspirale - power reserve indicator
Type
Pocket watch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
Worn with little to no signs of use
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