SWISS. A FINE 18K PINK GOLD OPEN-FACED QUARTER REPEATING AUTOMATON WATCH CIRCA 1800

Lot №: 84643
Estimate: $8,387 - 8,387
13 December 2011
Sold price
$15,725

Description

• gilt full plate verge movement, pierced and engraved balance bridge • gilt cuvette • white enamel outer chapter ring, Breguet numerals, the centre with theatre scene showing two cherubs striking bells, aperture to the top revealing a commedia dell'arte figure of Punchinello fighting Chronos when pressing the repeating mechanism on the bow • engine-turned case back and band • case numbered
diameter 56 mm