L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later

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L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch
18th Century and later

Sold for £ 1,912 (US$ 2,467) inc. premium
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch
Date: 18th Century and later
Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved winged balance bridge, silver regulation
Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, winding aperture at 2, blued steel cathedral hands (AF)
Case: Polished cranial form
Signed: Movement
Size: 30mm
Accompaniments: Silver skull adorned fob chain, key
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L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch 18th Century and later
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