BOVET FLEURIER. A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF COMPLEMENTARY SILVER-GILT ENAMEL AND PEARL CENTER SECONDS WATCHES MADE FOR THE CHINESE MARKET CIRCA 1860 NO 256

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Lot №: 85474
Estimate: $40,000 - 40,000
06 December 2011
Sold price
$236 500

Description

• identically numbered gilt-metal 'Chinese Calibre' movements with bridges engraved overall with scrolls, large bi-metallic compensation balance, glazed cuvettes • white enamel dials, Roman numerals • bezels, pendant and bow set with seed pearls, the cases polychrome enameled with a complementary pair of lion hunt scenes depicting a turbaned hunter on a rearing horse shooting a lion with another hunter in the foreground and elephant in the back ground within a palm tree festooned landscape


diameters 54 mm