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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 322

    A DUTCH SILVER PAIR-CASED POCKET WATCH

    ADRIAAN VAN DE BAGHIJN, AMSTERDAM. FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH SILVER PAIR-CASED POCKET WATCH
    ADRIAAN VAN DE BAGHIJN, AMSTERDAM. FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY
    With plain cases, the champlevé dial with blued moonphase above a whaling scene and date aperture, pierced brass minute hand (hour hand lacking), the movement with columnar pillars flanked by pierced dolphins, chain fusee with three arm brass balance to verge escapement, figural pierced and engraved back cock, silvered regulation disc, the backplate signed An D Baghijn, AMSTERDAM, the case marked with indistinct hall-marks; winding key
    5.5 cm. diam.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF J.E. DE VISSER, HOORN (LOTS 218-343)