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Lot 61: Antique Gold, Silver-Gilt, Enamel and Shakudo Chatelaine Belt Clip-Watch
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Antique Gold, Silver-Gilt, Enamel and Shakudo Chatelaine Belt Clip-Watch
Mechanical, pin-set, the silver gilt belt clip designed as three tapered modified rectangular panels applied with reddish-brown enamel and Shakudo decoration depicting birds and flowers, joined by a stylized geometric link, suspending an oval watch case applied with reddish-brown enamel, with Shakudo decoration of birds atop branches and leaves, edged by rope-twist gold, centering a circular black dial with gold-tone Roman numerals and railroad track indicator, the bezel of detailed rose gold, the reverse with a Shakudo panel of flowers and a bird, circa 1890. With original fitted box.
The movement is currently running, but is not guaranteed to be in working order. Mechanical pin-set movement, stem wind, unsigned.
Length 3 1/4 inches. Watch case 2 1/8 x 1 1/2 inches.
Diameter of dial 3/4 inch.
Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.