POUDRA A PARIS | A SILVER OPEN-FACED CALENDAR WATCH WITH 24-HOUR DIAL, MOON-PHASES, SUNRISE AND SUNSET, CIRCA 1790 NO. 1809

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Lot №: 1167
Not sold
28 October 2020

Description

Property from an Important Italian Collection


POUDRA A PARIS


A SILVER OPEN-FACED CALENDAR WATCH WITH 24-HOUR DIAL, MOON-PHASES, SUNRISE AND SUNSET

CIRCA 1790 NO. 1809


Movement: gilded full plate movement, cylinder escapement, pierced and engraved balance bridge, signed and numbered Poudra A Paris, No. 1809

Dial: white enamel, bottom section in black to indicate night time, Roman numerals, subsidiary dials for subsidiary seconds combined with moon-phases, day and date, fan-form aperture for sunrise and sunset

Case: silver, engine-turned, milled band, indistinct marks, numbered 5228


diameter 59mm