Perrot. A gold and enamel keyless minute repeating and automata hunter pocketwatch.
Signed L. Perrot, case no. 16639, 1890s
The nickel plated movement jewelled to the third with bimetallic balance and verge escapement, repeating hours, quarters and minutes on two gongs by operating a slide in the band, the white enamel chapter ring with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, the blued centre field superimposed with pink gilt automata of two smithies apparently striking the time on an anvil, in chased and engraved polychrome enamelled case with transluscent green enamel on guilloche background to the centre, the front cover decorated with floral pattern inset with rose diamonds, hinged cuvette, with associate presentation box, movement signed, case numbered
53 mm. diam.