Lot 4213: Pocket watch: very rare Oignon repeater with mock pendulum, Isaac Thuret Paris, Royal watchmaker of the court Louis XIV 1669-1700 (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 58 mm, ca. 215 g, original gilt case, engraved, different animals, sound openings, bell, very early verge movement with Egyptian pillars, repeating hours and quarters, extravagant silver cage with mock pendulum and gentlemen's portrait, main plate signed, enamel dial, gilt hands, in working order and with good sound, Isaac Thuret (noted 1669-1700): Important French watchmaker of the 17th century, Royal watchmaker of Louis XIV.
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