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    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 186

    Moricand. A fine and unusual 18K gold and faux-jasper bodkin case with watch

    SIGNED CHT. MORICAND À GENÈVE, CIRCA 1790

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    Moricand. A fine and unusual 18K gold and faux-jasper bodkin case with watch
    Signed Cht. Moricand à Genève, circa 1790
    Gilt-finished verge movement, engraved and pierced cock, chain fusée, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, set in the étui's cover, all decorated to simulate jasper, overlaid with fine chased gold openwork rocaille decoration depicting figures and trees, dial signed
    24 mm. diam. & 113 mm. overall length


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