Important Watches, Wristwatches and c...
Geneva, Apr 20, 1996
Del. Schepcke, hlger. du Roy a Varsovie, circa 1780. Very rare and fine gold and enamel quarter repeating watch.
C. Two body, finely engraved and pierced bezels with chased green and gold glazed motifs surrounding an oval panel decorated in polychrome enamel with a scene of a young lady in a mood of contemplation. D. White enamel, Roman and Arabic hour and minute numerals, winding aperture at 2 o'clock. Pierced diamond- set hands. M. Gilt full plate, fusee with chain, verge escapement, plain 3-arm polished steel balance, flat spring with regulator. Continental cock. Quarter repeating on a bell by depressing the pendant with a-tact lever and a-toc thumb piece. Signed on the dial and movement. In very good condition. Diam.47mm.