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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 72

    Perret. A fine 18K gold and enamel hunter case keywound lever watch, made for the Chinese market

    SIGNED JAMES PERRET, LOCLE, NO. 8086, CIRCA 1860

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    Perret. A fine 18K gold and enamel hunter case keywound lever watch, made for the Chinese market
    Signed James Perret, Locle, No. 8086, circa 1860
    Mechanical lever movement, gilt cuvette, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, circular engraved case, front cover with polychrome enamel portrait of a lady surrounded by a black enamel border with engraved garland, back cover with translucent dark blue guilloché enamel, background with sunburst design, gilt ribbon and floral motif to the center, matching black enamel border with engraved garland, curved coin-edge band, cuvette, dial and movement signed, cuvette and case numbered
    43 mm. diam.


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