Only Online Auction

Geneva, Jan 03, 2022

LOT 168

Jean-Louis Moré
Decorative pocket watch; 18K yellow gold and enamel

CHF 700 - 1,400

EUR 675 - 1,350 / USD 760 - 1,520 / HKD 5,950 - 11,900

18K yellow gold and enamel, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.

Case-back engraved and black enamelled in champlevé with decoration en taille d’épargne of friezes and foliage; gold cuvette (dome).

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

Movement 18’’’, gilded brass, going barrel, cylinder escapement, monometallic balance (gilded brass) and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel index-regulator.

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-01


Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original

Brand Jean-Louis Moré, probably Geneva

Year circa 1830-1840

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 9 536

Material 18K yellow gold and enamel

Diameter 47.6 mm.

Caliber 18’’’, cylinder escapement

Weight 58.5 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial and cuvette (dome)


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