Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 473

BREGUET - ENAMEL FLOWERS Breguet, case No. 3457. Made circa 1830. Very fine and rare, 18K gold and champlevé enamel, hunting cased pocket watch.

CHF 7,000 - 9,000

USD 7,500 - 10,000 / EUR 5,800 - 7,500

Sold: CHF 8,125

C. Four-body, both covers entirely decorated with polychrome champlevé enamel and engraved fl owers on a black ground, the pendant, band and bow decorated with black champlevé enamel. Hinged gold cuvette. D. Silver with radial champlevé Roman numerals, outer minuat divisions. Gold Breguet hands. M. 37 mm., matte gilt, Lepine caliber, jeweled cylinder escapement, three-arm gold balance, blued steel fl at balance spring, index regulator. Dial signed, case numbered. Diam. 44 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-24


Slightly chipped

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original