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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 195

    Swiss. A fine and rare 18K gold, enamel and pearl-set mandolin-form pendant watch

    UNSIGNED, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    Swiss. A fine and rare 18K gold, enamel and pearl-set mandolin-form pendant watch
    Unsigned, circa 1820
    With gilt-finished verge movement, chain fusée, engraved and pierced balance cock, the white enamel dial with Breguet numerals, hinged within a mandolin-form case with semi-ovalat body with polychrome champlevé enamel floral and geometrical decorated panels, the pearl-set and translucent blue enamel soundboard with floral decoration and a seated putto, the balance cock exposed through the pearl-set sound hole, the blue and black champlevé enamelled neck with pearl-set tuning pegs, together with a short length of gold chain and a matching gold and enamel chain and brooch, unsigned
    59 mm. length, 122 mm. length incl. the brooch


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