16 May 2016,
Price realised CHF 3,125
Estimate CHF 4,000 - CHF 6,000
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.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
With a fitted presentation box.
This lot is offered without reserve.On lots marked with an + in the catalogue, VAT will be charged at 8% on both the premium as well as the hammer price.