• IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A  auction at Christies

    Sale 1369

    IMPORTANT WATCHES Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION

    16 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 356

    Edward Prior. A fine silver triple case keywound lever watch, made for the Turkish Market

    SIGNED EDWARD PRIOR, LONDON, NO. 78'894, STAMPED WITH LONDON DATE LETTER FOR 1832

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    Edward Prior. A fine silver triple case keywound lever watch, made for the Turkish Market
    Signed Edward Prior, London, no. 78'894, stamped with London date letter for 1832
    Gilt-finished English lever movement, chain fusée, engraved and pierced balance cock and foot, white enamel dial, Turkish numerals, plain inner case, finely chased and engraved floral decorated middle case, pinwork decorated silver and tortoiseshell outer case, engraved floral decorated metal travelling case, inner case stamped EPC, dial and movement signed
    54 mm. diam.


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    Literature

    Prominently illustrated and described in De underbara Uren by Albin Schaeder, p. 30.