An early 20th century French guilloche enamel petite sonnerie boudoir clock Cartier, number 126 36
Lot 99
An early 20th century French guilloche enamel petite sonnerie boudoir clock
Cartier, number 126 36
Sold for £17,500 (US$ 29,414) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An early 20th century French guilloche enamel petite sonnerie boudoir clock
Cartier, number 126 36
Surmounted by a rectangular agate handle, the engine turned guilloche case with translucent lilac enamel within opaque white enamel borders, the sides centred on diamond rosettes, the top with a cabochon sapphire repeat button, the rear panel with shuttered winding square, hand and regulation apertures, raised on the agate base with fine gold beaded border, the signed white enamel Roman and Arabic dial with diamond mounted hands, within the gilt and white enamel bezel, the French two train spring barrel movement numbered 17410 to the backplate, with lever platform escapement, striking the hour and the quarters on two coiled steel gongs, stamped 36 to the first base plate and 126, 36 and 1 to the second base plate. 13cm (5 1/8in)
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