• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 197

    Roskell. An 18K gold & enamel openface lever watch

    SIGNED ROBERT ROSKELL, LIVERPOOL, NO. 40013, STAMPED WITH CHESTER DATE LETTER FOR 1826

    Price Realised  

    Roskell. An 18K gold & enamel openface lever watch
    Signed Robert Roskell, Liverpool, No. 40013, stamped with Chester date letter for 1826
    With full plate gilt-finished lever movement, chain fusée, finely engraved balance cock and foot, diamond endstone, plain three arm steel balance, metal dust cap, gold cuvette, the gold dial with translucent blue enamel on engine-turned background and gold scroll and foliage decoration, Roman numerals on white shield-shaped cartouches, in circular engine-turned case with finely chased and engraved floral and scroll decorated bezel, rim, pendant and bow, case stamped with Chester date letter, cuvette numbered, movement signed and numbered
    44 mm. diam.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766