12 November 2007
Jacob Bauman. A fine silver and vari-colour gold repousse four train quarter repeating and striking coach watch with date and alarm
Signed Jacob Bauman, Augspurg, No. 3, circa 1730
With gilt-finished four train verge movement, chain fusée, finely chased, engraved and pierced scroll decorated balance cock, repeating, striking and alarm on four hammers onto a bell, Striking/Not lever in the band, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, outer five minute divisions and Arabic date indication with central hand, central alarm disc with single hand, in large pierced, chased and engraved scroll and applied vari-colour gold floral decorated case, the reverse centred by a chased, embossed and vari-colour gold biblical scene in high relief, repeating activated by depressing a button in the band, gimballed pendant, movement signed
115 mm. diam.
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