CHANTELOT. AN EXTREMELY RARE AND UNUSUAL 18K GOLD FOUR TIME ZONE POCKET WATCH WITH FOUR INDEPENDENT MOVEMENTS, MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET

Lot №: 18389
Estimate: $44,648 - 66,972
15 May 2017
Sold price
$55,810

Description

Chantelot. An extremely rare and unusual 18K gold four time zone pocket watch with four independent movements, made for the Turkish marketSigned Chantelot à Marseille, movements no. 19415, 19416 & 19417, circa 1800Movement: four manual, each 24 mm., chain fusée, verge escapementDial: four white enamel with Turkish numerals, gilt dial plate finely engraved with foliageCase: four-body, polished bezels, reeded band, sunray engine-turned back, gilt metal cuvetteSigned: cuvette and dial, three of the movements signed and numbered Dimensions: 72 mm. diam.