Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 455

LE ROY & FILS SMALL QUARTER-REPEATER TURQUOISE RUBY AND GOLD Leroy & Cie, Hgers du Roi, Paris, No. 11647. Made circa 1875. Fine and rare, 18K varicolored gold Turquoise and ruby quarter-repeating, keyless, pocket watch

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 24,000 - 40,000 / USD 3,000 - 5,000

Sold: CHF 3,750

Four-body, "bassine", with fixed back, decorated with turquoises,ruby and applied varicolored gold foliage and flowers forming a large rosette, band with applied floral pattern, front bezel en suite with turquoises and applied flowers. Silver with black radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Blue steel Breguet hands. 40 mm., matte gilt, standing barrel, cylinder escapement, three-arm balance blued steel flat balance spring, repeating on two gongs with two polished steel hammers activated by depressing the pendant. Cuvette signed.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3-6*


Slightly oxidized

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-01


Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original


DIAM. 46 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.