Lot 4188: Pocket watch: technical interesting and early English pocket watch with subsidiary seconds, repeater and duplex escapement, John Barwise 1830,, Royal watchmaker of George IV of the United Kingdom (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 45 mm, ca. 78 g, 18 K gold, original case with hallmarks London 1830, dome signed and numbered 10/282, very fine and very rare duplex movement repeating hours and quarters, fine quality with diamond endstone and compensating balance, signed, matching numbers on case and movement, original enamel dial with secret signature (comparable to Breguet), signed Barwise, fine Breguet steel hands, very beautiful and original condition, with probably original gold key (Breguet type), in working order, important English chronometermaker.
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