- Taschenuhr

auction 379, Lot 1182

JEWELLERY on 20 March 2018

 

Taschenuhr

estimate:
€ 1.000 to € 1.200

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 1.143 (incl. 27 % buyer's premium)

description:

A GOLD OPEN FACE POCKET WATCH

Paris, circa 1740, Case circa 1765, FRANCOIS BAILLON

 

18K three-colour gold, later case with Paris hallmarks for 1762-1768. Movement signed Francois Baillon, Paris and numbered N. 834. Later dial, the dial has been retouched by 6, hands probably from late 18th century, the tip of the minute hand is missing, the key is missing.

Diameter circa 4.4 cm. Circa 77.44 g.

 

The case back decorated with an image of an urn surrounded by floral garlands. White enamel dial with gilt fleur-de-lis painted decoration in Napoleon III style, black Roman hour numerals, outer arcaded minute track with Arabic five minute markers, gilt hands. French movement. Pierced and engraved balance bridge.