Les frères Esquivillon et DeChoudens, Geneva. An enameled gold pair case verge watch.No. 32710, circa 1780
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Les frères Esquivillon et DeChoudens, Geneva. An enameled gold pair case verge watch.No. 32710, circa 1780
Sold for US$ 5,124 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Les frères Esquivillon et DeChoudens, Geneva. An enameled gold pair case verge watch.
No. 32710, circa 1780
Gilt full plate fusee movement with hexagonal baluster pillars, scroll pierced balance bridge with coqueret, signed white enamel dial with Arabic minute numerals enclosing roman chapters, pierced scroll hands set with paste, plain numbered inner case, the bezel of the outer case set with paste, the back with enamel scene of a shepherdess at a well. 43 mm diam.

Footnotes

  • The brothers, Jean-François and Gédéon-François Esquivillon were in partnership with Jacques Dechoudens, 1776 -1800. Decorative enamel and gold watches of this type were their speciality.
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