FREDERICK LOUIS GINNEL. AN 18K GOLD, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND-SET HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER WATCH

Lot №: 65816
Estimate: $1,290 - 1,935
30 November 2005
Sold price
$2,322
Hong Kong

Description

FREDERICK LOUIS GINNEL. AN 18K GOLD, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND-SET HUNTER CASE KEYLESS LEVER WATCHSigned Frederick Louis Ginnel, Locle, No. 6584, circa 1870With nickel-finished bar movement, bi-metallic compensation balance, straight line lever movement, wolf's tooth winding, gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, gold hands, subsidiary seconds, in circular case with blue guilloché enamel hinged covers within black champlevé enamel surround, the front cover enhanced by a rose-cut diamond stylised shield-shaped motif, to the engraved bow, dial, movement and cuvette signed; case, cuvette and movement numbered42 mm. diam.