Hotel Richemond, Geneva
18 May 2004
Bautte & Moynier. A fine 18K gold and split pearl-set openface cylinder watch
Signed Bautte & Moynier a Genève, No. 35988, circa 1820
With gilt-finished cylinder movement, plain three-arm balance, the gold engine-turned dial with split pearl-set Roman numerals on chased outer ring surrounded by small split pearls, gold moon-style hands, in circular case with bezel set with split pearls in sizes, similarly decorated pendant and bow, the back with a split pearl-set sunbeam decoration, case numbered, movement signed and numbered
43 mm. diam.
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