Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces.

Geneva, May 13, 2018

LOT 176

PIGUET & MEYLAN MUSICAL AND REPEATING POCKET WATCH Very fine and rare, 18K gold, quarter-repeating, musical pocket watch with music playing on the hour or at will.

CHF 5,000 - 7,000

HKD 40,000 - 56,000 / USD 5,000 - 7,000

Sold: CHF 6,000

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Piguet & Meylan

Year 1820

Numbers Case N. 5479, Movement N. 5479

Caliber 22'''

Dimensions 56 mm.

Signature Movement punched PM in a lozenge on the dial plate for Piguet & Meylan, case and movement numbered 5479.


A rare example of this type of musical watch with Piguet & Meylan's punch mark on the dial plate, therefore confirming its manufacture by this most illustrious of makers. In very good overall condition with crisp case, save a few tiny dents on the band, attractive gold dial with beautiful serpentine hands and movement playing a pretty and clear tune.