LEROY & FILS. AN 18K THREE-COLOUR GOLD OPENFACE KEYLESS CYLINDER WATCH WITH ELABORATE THREE-COLOUR GOLD CHATELAINE

Lot №: 43676
Estimate: $2,500 - 3,000
06 December 2002
Sold price
$4 183

Description

LeRoy & Fils. An 18K three-colour gold openface keyless cylinder watch with elaborate three-colour gold chatelaineSigned LeRoy & Fils, Paris, No. 45443, circa 1850 With gilt-finished jewelled cylinder movement, wolf's tooth winding, factory-engraved pink gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, Arabic five minute divisions in red, pierced pink gold hands, the circular pink gold case with yellow gold band, the pink gold engine-turned hinged back with applied raised finely detailed three-colour gold floral, foliage and agricultural decoration, pink gold pendant and bow, together with an elaborate three-colour gold chatelaine with raised initials and finely sculpted floral, foliage and scroll decoration throughout, case numbered, cuvette signed and numbered30 mm. diam.