3 December 2008,
Price realised HKD 56,250
Estimate HKD 40,000 - HKD 55,000
JAQ COULIN & AMY BRY
GOLD, ENAMEL PEARL AND GEM-SET OPENFACE VERGE POCKET WATCH
SIGNED JAQ. COULIN & AMY BRY, A GENEVE, NO. 2242, CIRCA 1790
Gilt-finished chain fusée movement with verge escapement, turned cylindrical pillars, pierced and engraved cock, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, outer Arabic five minute divisions, gold hands set with seed pearls, the finely detailed case with painted enamel plaque to the reverse depicting a gentleman playing music to his lover in the countryside, blue decorative rim, the whole with raised floral border decorated with seed pearls, green enamel and red gem, with a later custom made gold and glazed outer case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 42 mm.
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