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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 170

    Swiss. An fine silver openface quarter repeating musical keywound watch

    UNSIGNED, CASE SIGNED J. SOMER, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    Swiss. An fine silver openface quarter repeating musical keywound watch
    Unsigned, case signed J. Somer, circa 1810
    With full plate gilt-finished cylinder movement, quarter repeating on two hammers, musical pin barrel, the music activated en passant on the hour, gilt cuvette, the white enamel dial with Breguet numerals, blued steel serpentine hands, the circular case with ribbed band, engine-turned floral decorated back, repeating through the pendant, case signed J. Somer
    60 mm. diam.


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