Only Online Auction

Geneva, Jan 03, 2022

LOT 171

Small pocket watch made for the Chinese market; silver

CHF 400 - 800

EUR 385 - 770 / USD 435 - 870 / HKD 3,400 - 6,800

Sold: CHF 500

Silver, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, small pocket watch, made for the Chinese market, with centre-seconds.

Case-back polished.

White enamel dial, with radial Roman numerals; blued steel “Pear” hands.

Movement 17’’’, gilded brass, engraved Chinese-style, going barrel, lateral lever escapement, uncut bimetallic balance with poising screws and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel index-regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Juvet, Fleurier (Val-de-Travers)

Model made for the Chinese market

Year circa 1890-1910

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 220 397 (with “Chinese” prestige hallmarks)

Material silver

Diameter 46.8 mm.

Caliber 17’’’, engraved Chinese-style, lateral lever escapement

Weight 64.7 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement


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.

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.