SWISS. AN UNUSUAL SILVER AND PINK GILT OPENFACE CALENDAR WATCH WITH 24 HOUR DIAL AND PHASES OF THE MOON

Lot №: 60485
Estimate: $2,232 - 3,349
16 May 2001
Sold price
$2,623

Description

Swiss. An unusual silver and pink gilt openface calendar watch with 24 hour dial and phases of the moonUnsigned, circa 1850 The gilt-finished full plate movement with engraved foliage decoration, engraved three arm brass balance, large steel regulator, chain fusée, the white enamel dial with red and black Roman 24 hour indication, blued steel spade hands, four subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, day combined with indication for five planets as well as sun and moon, date and phases of the moon, in circular plain silver case with ribbed band, pink gilt bezel, rim, pendant and bow, unsigned59 mm. diam.