Lot 4227: Pocket watch: rare multicoloured gold verge watch repeater with original gold chatelaine, France ca. 1760 (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 40 mm, ca. 63 g, 18 K gold case, excellent quality, 4 different gold nuances, fine sound openings, pendant and opening pusher with diamonds, high-grade 5-part lateral hinge, verge movement repeating hours and quarters on bell, in working order, very fine quality, original enamel dial, beautiful hands, gold chatelaine also with multicoloured decoration, Parisian gold punch, all parts original except 1 replaced carabiner, France ca. 1760, real rarity. A comparable watch was sold in Geneva auction for more than 15,000 SwissFrancs.
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.