Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Feb 26, 2012

LOT 93

MALLET A PARIS QUARTER REPEATING TRI-COLOR POCKET WATCH Mallet a Paris, No. 8159. Made circa 1820. Fine, large, varicolored gold quarterrepeating pocket watch. Accompanied by the original fitted red leather case.

HKD 50,000 - 60,000

USD 6,500 - 7,500 / EUR 5,000 - 6,000

Sold: HKD 57,500

C. Four-body, the back engine-turned and engraved with fl oral and leaf patterns, the center with heavy fl ower engraving, concentric turquoise dots. D. Gold engine-turned with radial Roman numerals on a plain reserve, outer dot minute divisions. Blued-steel Breguet hands. M. 45 mm., gilt, going barrels, brass three arm balance, fl at balance spring, index regulator, repeating on gongs with hammers. Case signed. Diam. 52 mm

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-32


Slightly restored

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-8-01

Very good

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original