3 December 2008
WHITE GOLD, EMERALD AND DIAMOND-SET QUARTZ LADY'S WRISTWATCH/BROOCH
NO. 1/1, CASE D87366, CIRCA 1995
Quartz movement, greenish mother-of-pearl dial with emerald-set hour markers, three-part case in 18k white gold with safety pin for the use as a brooch, bezel set with brilliant-cut diamonds (~0.70 ct), concealed under a hinged cabochon emerald (~0.90 ct) and brilliant-cut diamond-set (~0.90 ct) cover, case back fastened by three screws, 18k white gold AP buckle, case, dial and movement signed
Dimensions: 22 x 21 mm.
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