11 December 2002
A Swiss silver, enamel and lapis lazuli miniature carriage timepiece
E Gubelin Inc, New York. Circa 1920
The case decorated with blue translucent guilloché enamel to the five sides within white enamel borders, the moulded lapis lazuli base with recessed winder and hand-set, the silvered dial signed E GUBELIN, INC with painted Arabic and dot chapters, stone-set white metal hands, the watch-type movement with cut bimetallic balance to lever escapement, the plates signed OCTAVIA WATCH Co. SWITZERLAND 15 FIFTEEN JEWELS 2 TWO ADJUSTMENTS U.S A.P. 816321 E BAKO FRANCE; with original red leather and silk-lined travelling box signed E GUBELIN INC 336 PARK AVE NEW YORK
3in. (7.5cm.) high
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