2.0121 ROLLERMANN Patent Pocket Roulette Brevet 802408, Gunmetal, 1980’s

£160.00

Roulette game 50mm pocket watch. Black and red wheel with numbered cells and a real steel ball. Give this little pocket casino a simple twist of the crown to watch the ball spin around the roulette wheel – will you get lucky? The red, black, white and green colours around the dial are very nicely complimented by the gold of the bezel, the crown and the ring. Movement caliber patent 802408. In great condition.

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This funky little 1980’s gadget allows you to carry a casino around in your pocket! The Rollermann Patent Pocket Roulette can be carried around in your pocket, on a chain, whatever takes your fancy. The red, black, white and green colours around the dial and very nicely offset by the gold of the bezel, the crown and the ring. Whenever boredom takes you over, this little pocket game is there to amuse you and your friends.

Key Features

True Roulette with real steel ball and wheel with numbered cells. This particular design was patented in France in 1980 (Design registered number 802408-0001), Applicant Name: LIBERMAN Nadine nee BRETON, Address: 11, rue des Deux Ponts, 75004 Paris. The case is black gunmetal with a gilt crown and bezel. See a video showing how it works on Instagram! 

Servicing and Guarantee

This timepiece has been serviced with full disassembly in our Bristol workshop. There is no guarantee required as the mechanism functions simply and smoothly. Make sure to follow the usage and care guidelines correctly.

Overview

Case 

  • Thick, black circular case with gilt bezel.
  • Black gunmetal.
  • Slightly front convex mineral crystal.
  • Onion shaped gilt crown.

Dimensions:

  • Width 50 mm.
  • Height 75 mm.

Dial and Hands

  • Original circular dial.
  • Roulette wheel with alternating red and black stripes – addition of one green stripe.
  • Numbered cells.
  • Real steel ball.

Movement

  • French-made movement.
  • Movement calibre: patent 802408.
  • No jewels.

Testing Results

  • Testing not required, all runs smoothly (see Instagram video for demo).

Servicing and Guarantee

  • Fully serviced with disassembly in our Bristol shop.
  • Mechanics in full working order – has passed preventative maintenance and testing.
  • Vintage Watch Care Guidelines.

Links and Resources:

Watch the Video on How it Works on Instagram.

Original Patent.

Original Patent Image Attachment. 

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Case material

Gold plated, Gunmetal

Dial tone

Beige/White/Silver, Black/dark, Green, Red

Origin

France

Year approx

1980