Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 352

TERROT & FAZY - PORTRAIT DE DAME Ph(ilippe) Terrot & Fazy, Geneva, No. 7213. Made circa 1780. Very fine, Louis XVI, 18K gold and painted on enamel paste-set watch with gold and painted on enamel châtelaine. To be sold without reserve

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

USD 3,300 - 5,500 / EUR 2,500 - 4,000

Sold: CHF 1,875

C. Two-body, "Louis XV", by "IBG", back centered by an oval medallion painted on enamel with a portrait of a lady, translucent green enamel frame over fl inqué, border with translucent champlevé enamel and varicolored applied gold forming foliate pattern, paste-set bezels. Châtelaine: two oval links with painted on enamel portrait miniatures of ladies, gold spoon. D. White enamel, radial Roman numerals, outer minute divisions with fi ve-minute Arabic numerals, winding aperture at 2 o?clock. Elaborate paste-set hands. M. 28 mm, hinged, gilt brass skeletonized from full plate, cylindrical pillars, fusee and chain, cylinder escapement, three-arm gilt balance with fl at balance spring, small solid cock. Dial and movement signed. Diam. 33 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3-62*


Later escapement

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-09

Very good

HANDS Damaged