Conyers Dunlop. A very fine and rare triple case late 17th century pocket watch with gold filigree inner case, leather and pin work outer with later movement and enamel dial Numbered 2788, Cases Circa 1690, Movement and dial Circa 1730
Lot 17
Conyers Dunlop. A very fine and rare triple case late 17th century pocket watch with gold filigree inner case, leather and pin work outer with later movement and enamel dial Numbered 2788, Cases Circa 1690, Movement and dial Circa 1730
Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,979) inc. premium
Lot Details
Conyers Dunlop. A very fine and rare triple case late 17th century pocket watch with gold filigree inner case, leather and pin work outer with later movement and enamel dial
Numbered 2788, Cases Circa 1690, Movement and dial Circa 1730
Full plate fusee verge movement, pierced and engraved balance cock with steel 3-arm balance, silver regulation, round pillars, cream enamel dial with Roman and Arabic hour chapters, early form polished inner case with covered winding hole, very rare 22ct gold filigree hinged case, outer gilt metal and leather covered hinged case with decorative gilt pin work throughout, movement signed
54mm.

Footnotes

  • This watch has a beautiful and very rare gold filigree inner case with leather and pin work outer case dating from the late 17th century. The enamel dial, movement and hands are all later in style and would date from around 1730.
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