An enamel, rose-cut diamond and gold pocket watch with stand, damage to enamel evident
Lot 25
Blanc père & fils, Geneva. An enameled gold quarter repeating pair case verge watchNo. 8656, circa 1780
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium
Lot Details
Blanc père & fils, Geneva. An enameled gold quarter repeating pair case verge watch
No. 8656, circa 1780
Gilt full plate fusee movement with scroll pierced cock set with diamond endstone, repeating on bell by depressing pendant, signed gilt dust cap, signed white enamel dial with roman chapters and arabic minute numerals, scroll hands set with paste, the band of the inner case pierced and engraved with vines, the outer case with enameled bezel set with brilliants, the back with portrait of a lady within a border of brilliants and enamel surround. 41.5mm

Footnotes

  • Jean Le Blanc and his son, Vincent Augustin, in partnership 1770 – 1790.
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