Lot 15: French Spindle Pocket Watch with Pearls, c. 1850
21 October 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
French spindle pocket watch with pearls
France, c. 1850
Key wind-up, hour with two Zeitkränzen
White enamel dial, black hands
Watch case of gold plated metal
Finely enameled watch case set with pearls
Movement no. 1812
Case diameter: 32 mm; Height: 16 mm
Total weight: 23 g
Crack on enamel between 9 -12 o’clock and 3 o’clock
Unpolished watch case - with minor dents
Not functional, overall good, age-related condition with minor traces of wear
During in house testing the watch was not functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense.
Should this lot contain property from endangered species, these elements will not be shipped. This only applies to prospective non-EU customers if a species conservation certificate is missing.
0 – mint condition
1 – very good condition with minimal traces of wear
2 – good condition with minor traces of wear
3 – good condition with traces of wear
4 – worn condition with substantial traces of wear
5 – well worn condition with substantial damages to dial, casing or movement
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