Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, May 10, 2020

LOT 309

Levy Hermanos - Pocket watch made for the Chinese market; silver

HKD 3,900 - 4,700

USD 500 - 600 / EUR 500 - 550 / CHF 500 - 600

Sold: HKD 6,875

Silver, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch with centre-seconds, made for the Chinese market. Movement 21’’’, gilded brass, engraved Chinese-style, going barrel, lateral equilibrated lever escapement, monometallic balance with poising screws and blued steel flat hairspring Case-back polished. White enamel dial, with radial Roman numerals.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3 *
Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Levy Hermanos , Manilla and Hong Kong, made in Fleurier (Val-de-Travers)

Model made for the Chinese market

Year circa 1880-1900

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 4 523 (stamped “L F & Co.”, probably for “Lévy Frères & Co.”)

Material silver

Diameter 54.6 mm.

Caliber 21’’’, Chinese-style, lateral equilibrated lever escapement