ILBERY. AN 18K YELLOW GOLD, ENAMEL AND PEARL OPEN-FACED WATCH MADE FOR THE CHINESE MARKET CIRCA 1820

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Lot №: 88367
Estimate: $111,620 - 111,620
13 November 2011
Sold price
$96,551

Description

• gilt duplex movement finely chased and engraved with foliate decoration, polished steel balance, diamond endstone • engraved cuvette • white enamel dial, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds • case back with shield shaped panel with polychrome enamel scene of 'Abelard and Eloise' attributed to Hess, Geneva, surrounded by translucent blue enamel on an engine-turned ground, gold and enamel engraved boarder, both bezels, stem and bow set with seed pearls • movement signed Ilbery, London No 6664
diameter 60 mm