ROLLIN. AN 18K PINK GOLD OPENFACE TWO-TRAIN QUARTER REPEATING KEYWOUND CYLINDER WATCH WITH INDEPENDANT CENTER SECONDS

Lot №: 40550
Estimate: $3,800 - 4,200
10 April 2002
Sold price
$4 465

Description

Rollin. An 18K pink gold openface two-train quarter repeating keywound cylinder watch with independant center secondsSigned Benoit Rollin, Rouchouse, Bordeaux, No. 8994, circa 1825 With gilt-finished two-train jewelled cylinder movement, quarter repeating on two gongs, maker engraved gold cuvette, the white enamel dial with stylized Arabic numerals, Arabic five minute divisions, blued steel moon-style hands, independant center seconds, the plain circular case with hinged back, quarter repeat mechanism activated through the pendant, case numbered, cuvette signed and numbered57 mm. diam.