A. Boursot. A gold openface quarter repeating lever watchGeneva, second quarter of 19th century
Lot 10
A. Boursot. A gold openface quarter repeating lever watchGeneva, second quarter of 19th century
Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
A. Boursot. A gold openface quarter repeating lever watchGeneva, second quarter of 19th century A. Boursot. A gold openface quarter repeating lever watchGeneva, second quarter of 19th century
Lot Details
A. Boursot. A gold openface quarter repeating lever watch
Geneva, second quarter of 19th century
Gilt bridge calibre movement jeweled to the third wheel, counterpoised right angle lever escapement with bimetallic balance, flat spring, index regulator, repeating on gongs by means of slide on case band, gold cuvette engraved with sentimental scene, pierced for winding and setting, coin edge plain gold case engraved with vacant cartouche. 47mm

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  • Probably by Ami Boursault, active in Geneva from the late 18th to early 19th century.
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