Lot 758 (The Watches Auction, 5th April 2020)
All in very worn condition, wear to dials, scratches all over cases, require cleaning
Talis winds and ticks, hands can be set
Other two - one lacking crown, the other winds and does not tick
One with 'shock absorber' has not been opened in house
LADY'S TALIS NINE CARAT GOLD MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH,
mid twentieth century, the round silver coloured dial with applied baton hour markers, sword hands, 19mm case, on a gold plated expanding bracelet strap, lacking box and papers, along with another lady's nine carat gold watch, the round buff dial with applied Arabic numerals, 16mm tonneau case, on a brown leather strap, lacking box and papers and a gold plated example, lacking strap (3)
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