London, South Kensington
18 December 2002
A GOLD, ENAMEL AND ROSE DIAMOND SET POCKET WATCH AND CHATELAINE
French, circa 1790.
gilt movement with fusee and later lever escapement, the top plate inscribed Converted by Lund & Blockley, 42 Pall Mall, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, eccentric winding hole, gold beetle and poker hands, plain inner case, the outer case decorated with dark blue and white enamel and set with rose diamonds, diameter 36mm, with a chatelaine en suite.
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This estimate should read £1000 - £1500.
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