- Spindeltaschenuhr mit Viertelrepetition

auction 379, Lot 1180

JEWELLERY on 20 March 2018

 

Spindeltaschenuhr mit Viertelrepetition

estimate:
€ 500 to € 600

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 826 (incl. 27 % buyer's premium)

description:

A SILVER FUSEE VERGE QUARTER REPEATING POCKET WATCH

Bourg, circa 1710, CASTEL

 

Silver, French import marks from 1893. Movement signed Castel, a Bourg. The dial has been restored by 30 and has some very fine cracks, the key is missing.

Diameter circa 6.3 cm. Circa 200.37 g.

 

White enamel dial with painted black Roman hour numerals, outer minute indications with Arabic five minute markers. Original gilded iron beetle and poker hands. Quarter repeating movement. Pierced and engraved balance bridge.