MARKWICK MARKHAM ET MARKO, LONDON. A RARE SILVER AND SHAGREEN TRIPLE CASED QUARTER REPEATING SEDAN WATCH MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET WITH CENTER SECONDS AND CALENDAR CIRCA 1796

Lot №: 88843
Estimate: $10,000 - 10,000
06 December 2011
Sold price
$37 500

Description

• two train gilt verge movement, balance cock pierced and engraved with scrolls, diamond endstone, pendant quarter repeating, gilt-metal dust cover • white enamel dial with Turkish numerals, the dial calibrated with date • both first and second cases engraved with a military trophy, the band pierced and engraved with scrolls spaced by patera, both hallmarked, London 1796 • completed by a shagreen outer case borders decorated with rondels within a scrolling studded border • losses to shagreen, dust cover, dial and movement signed


diameter 113 mm