ALLÉGRONE AND EMERY. A FINE 18K GOLD AND ENAMEL HUNTER CASE QUARTER REPEATING KEY WOUND CYLINDER POCKET WATCH FOR THE TURKISH MARKET

Lot №: 64144
Estimate: $8,000 - 12,000
17 December 2013
Sold price
$13 750

Description

Allégrone and Emery. A Fine 18k Gold and Enamel Hunter Case Quarter Repeating Key Wound Cylinder Pocket Watch for the Turkish MarketSigned Allégrone and Emery a Genéve, Cuvette No. 886, Circa 1830 Gilt-finished jewelled cylinder movement, three-arm mono-metallic balance, quarter repeating on two hammers on to two gongs, repeat activated through a push button in the crown, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, Turkish numerals, gilt moon-style hands, circular case, polychrome guilloché enamel repeating oval-shaped panels with floral motif surrounding a gilt and translucent red enamel tendril with central polychrome enamel floral motif, the back with similar polychrome guilloché enamel repeating oval-shaped panels with floral motif surrounding a gilt and translucent red enamel panel with inscription, engraved band, stem and bow, cuvette signed and numbered, case numbered51mm diam.