Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 354

HENRI REDART - ARCHITECTURAL VIEW H(enri) R(edart) & Co., Geneva, No. 8465. Made circa 1845. Fine and rare, 18K gold slim pocket watch with taille-douce engraving and a gold chatelaine with gold egg-form locket. To be sold without reserve

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

USD 1,600 - 2,700 / EUR 1,200 - 2,000

Sold: CHF 1,625

C. Four-body, ?bassine pincée? with coin-edge band, chased and engraved bezels, bow and pendant, the back engraved in taille douce, depicting people strolling in front of a building with a Doric colonnade, gold hinged cuvette. D. Silvered, radial Roman numerals, outer minute divisions, central ground engine-turned with a view of a church. Gold Breguet hands. M. 39 mm (17'''), frosted gilt, 8 jewels, bridge caliber, cylinder escapement, three-arm gilt balance with fl at balance spring. Movement signed. Diam. 44 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original