Lot 4073: Pocket watch: limited special edition of 3 erotic pocket watches with original box, The Erotic Trio: 'Chanson dAmour', 'Tempus Amor' and 'Circle Amor', Switzerland 20th century (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: 1st Chanson dAmour, Ø 16mm, gilt, lever escapement, music movement with music cylinder, rotating back with 2 windows, erotic scenes below, very good condition, probably unused; 2nd Tempus Amor, ca. Ø51mm, gilt, hunting case with reeded mid section, back with hidden erotic figured automaton below, enameled, lever movement, repeating hours and five minutes, in working order, probably unused, spring lid needs adjusting (unclosed); 3rd Circle Amor, ca. Ø50mm, gilt, half hunting case, dial with the erotic scene, in working order, probably unused, with original tin box and corresponding watch chain. A comparable set was sold in auction 2010 for more than 6500 SwissFrancs.
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