London, South Kensington
18 December 2002
LEROY, A OPEN FACED GOLD AND ENAMEL JUMP HOUR CYLINDER POCKET WATCH
signed LeRoy & Fils, No.1120, circa 1820.
with gilt finished Lepine movement, textured silvered dial with eccentric minute chapter ring, subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, hour aperture, enamelled case, pendent and bow with foral decoration, cuvette signed, diameter 39mm.
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