Lot 4252: Pendant watch/form watch: very fine Geneva gold/enamel Lorgnette with diamonds and hidden watch, probably Bautte Geneve ca. 1830 (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. 95 x 23 mm, ca. 47 g, 18 K gold, engine turning and floral engraving on both sides, spring lid with the dark blue enamel and rose-cut diamonds, hidden watch with enamel dial and finest steel hands, winding and setting by key, fold-out glasses, very beautiful condition, in working order, probably Bautte Geneve. A comparable Lorgnette was sold in auction 2011 for ca. 15,000 (source:http://www.antiquorum.com/catalog/lots/lot-252-348?browse_all=1&page=1&q=lorgnette).
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.