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    Sale 1413

    Rare Watches Including Important Private Collections

    16 May 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 66

    Swiss. A very fine 18K vari-coloured gold Louis XV-style openface keyless cylinder watch with detachable matching chatelaine

    UNSIGNED, NO. 8674, CIRCA 1880

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    Swiss. A very fine 18K vari-coloured gold Louis XV-style openface keyless cylinder watch with detachable matching chatelaine
    Unsigned, No. 8674, circa 1880
    Keyless jewelled cylinder movement, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, circular pink gold case with chased and applied yellow and white gold foliate decoration, the reverse centred by a vari-coloured gold pastoral scene of a dog kicking over a basket of flowers trying to reach for a pair of doves on a floral wreath hanging above, together with a matching vari-coloured gold chatelaine with a similar scene, unsigned, case and cuvette numbered
    31.5 mm. diam. & 142 mm. overall length.


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    With a fitted presentation box.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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