French, London Exchange. An 18ct gold open face key wind quarter repeating pocket watch Movement No.4811, London hallmark for 1830
Lot 47
French, London Exchange. An 18ct gold open face key wind quarter repeating pocket watch Movement No.4811, London Hallmark for 1830
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,995) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
French, London Exchange. An 18ct gold open face key wind quarter repeating pocket watch
Movement No.4811, London Hallmark for 1830
Gilt duplex escapement with cut and compensated bi-metallic balance wheel, two hammers striking on a gong, engine turned silvered dial with applied gilt Roman chapter and three colour foliate border, gilt Breguet hands, engine turned round hinged case with foliate engraved band, pendant and bow, push repeat activated via the stem, gold cuvette with winding aperture, case stamped 'LC' for Louis Comptesse, dial and movement signed
46mm.
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