Geneva, May 15, 2023

LOT 290


CHF 15,000 - 25,000

EUR 15,300 - 25,500 / USD 16,900 - 28,200 / HKD 134,000 - 222,000

Sold: CHF 17,500

Very fine and rare gilt brass single hand Louis XIV oignon with central winding and enamel cock.
Enamelled by Les Frères Huaud, ''oignon'' shaped case, entirely enamelled, the back with a painted scene, depicting a Pietà. The bezel and border of the back, each with four landscape vignettes, interspersed with sepia and yellow panels decorated with ribbon scrolls, signed at 6 o'clock in a cartouche: Les Frères Huaud. Fine gilt brass Louis XIV cock set with a enamel panel painted with The Virgin and Child.

Grading System
Case: 2-24

Very good

Slightly chipped

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Gaudron, France

Year Circa 1690

Material 18K yellow gold

Diameter 56 mm.

Caliber 20''',Hinged gilt brass full plate with Egyptian pillars, fusee with chain, verge escapement, plain steel three-arm balance, short flat balance spring

Signature Case and movement