Ph. Terrot & Achard, Geneva. An enameled gilt metal verge watch third quarter 18th century
Lot 9
Ph. Terrot & Achard, Geneva. An enameled gilt metal verge watch
third quarter 18th century
Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

The Art of Time

4 Dec 2017, 10:00 EST

New York

Lot Details
Ph. Terrot & Achard, Geneva. An enameled gilt metal verge watch
Date: third quarter 18th century
Case: enameled with a wreath set at intervals with brilliants enclosing an engine turned center set with a further rosette of brilliants
Size: 43mm

Footnotes

  • Philippe Terrot(1696-1781)a French Huguenot refugee from Pont-en-Royans in Dauphiné came to Geneva in 1700. Granted citizenship in 1732, he married in 1738. He was in partnership with another French émigré, Jean-Pierre Achard from circa 1750 until 1767.

Saleroom notices

  • The watch case is gold not gilt metal. Movement: Gilt full plate verge, pierced bridge with coqueret, adjustable potence, no. 1099 Dial: White enamel, roman chapters, Arabic minute numerals, hands set with brilliants Case: no. 1099 Signed: dial and movement
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