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    Sale 2783

    Amsterdam Jewels & Watches

    18 March 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 204

    A FINE GOLD, ENAMEL AND PEARL-SET PAIR CASE OPENFACE WATCH

    Price Realised  

    A FINE GOLD, ENAMEL AND PEARL-SET PAIR CASE OPENFACE WATCH
    With gilt-finished verge movement, chain fusie, pierced and engraved balance cock, diamond endstone, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, in circular case with pearl-set band, the reverse with translucent royal blue enamel on engine-turned background, centred by a finely painted polychrome enamel scene of a courting couple, set in a pearl-set frame, 52mm diam.
    Signed Thomas Hawkins, Royal Exchange, London, movement no. 683, circa 1790 (2)


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