AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION FROM A FAMILY TRUST
SWISS. AN 18K GOLD AND ENAMEL QUARTER REPEATING HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH WITH UNUSUAL JACQUEMARTS, MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET
Unsigned, circa 1890
With gilt-finished lever movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, two steel hammers quarter repeating on two steel gongs, glazed cover, engraved cuvette, three-coloured gold decorative dial with Turkish numerals, subsidiary seconds, the centre with two painted enamel figures working as forgers, their arms moving up and down in unison with the repeating function, the hunter case with engraved covers depicting a floral and scroll scene and a military crest, repeat slide in the band, unsigned
54 mm. diam.