Only Online Auction

Geneva, Dec 09, 2020

LOT 18

BOVET ''THE PEACOCK'' MADE FOR THE CHINESE MARKET

CHF 8,000 - 14,000

EUR 7,400 - 12,900 / USD 8,800 - 15,300 / HKD 68,000 - 120,000

Sold: CHF 23,750

Very fine, silver gilt and painted on enamel, center-seconds pocket watch. "Empire" shaped case, the back enamel panel finely painted with a peacock, the bezels and pendant with enamel, reeded band.


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3

Good

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original

Brand Bovet, Switzerland

Year Circa 1870

Case No. 364

Material Silver gilt

Diameter 58 mm.

Caliber 21'''mirror-polished and blued steel, "Chinese" caliber, free-standing barrel, Jacot duplex escapement, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator.

Signature Movement

CONDITIONS AND INFORMATION FOR BUYERS

The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

CONDITION REPORT CAN ONLY BE REQUESTED UP TO DECEMBER 22nd

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.