Only Online Auction

Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 16

Breguet & Fils (apocryphal signature)
Small decorative pocket watch; 18K yellow gold and enamel

HKD 8,500 - 17,000

EUR 1,000 - 1,950 / CHF 1,000 - 2,000 / USD 1,100 - 2,200


Sold: HKD 8,000

18K yellow gold and enamel, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, small pocket watch.

Case-back engraved and black enamelled in champlevé with decoration of friezes and foliage; gold cuvette (dome); chiselled bezel, pendant and bow.

Silver guilloché (engine-turned) dial, with radial Roman numerals; yellow gold “Breguet” hands.

Movement 13’’’ ½, gilded brass, going barrel, cylinder escapement, monometallic balance (probably gilded brass) and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel index-regulator.

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-13


Slightly damaged

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Breguet & Fils, Paris

Model apocryphal signature, probably made in Geneva

Year circa 1850

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 3 217

Material 18K yellow gold and enamel

Diameter 35.6 mm.

Caliber 13’’’ ½, cylinder escapement

Weight 26.8 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial, cuvette (dome)

Accessories later fitted box; contemporary crank winding- and hand-setting gold key (1.4 gr.)


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