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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 148

GOLD AND ENAMEL MUSICAL SEAL GOLD Geneva. Made circa 1815. Fine, 18K gold and champlevé enamel keyless musical seal.

Oval, made up of a gold ring engraved decorated with polychrome champlevé enamel flowers, swivel suspension pendant functioning as the winding key, spherical "cage" in the center, reeded band, the bottom set with a polished carnelian matrix, activating bolt on the band. Oval, 27 x 2 mm. brass with pinned barrel and 8 stacked tuned vibrating blades, pinion governor in adjustable bushing for tempo adjustment.

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 24,000 - 40,000 / USD 3,000 - 5,000

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3-8


Slightly scratched


DIM. HEIGHT 45 mm. BASE 29.5 x 23 mm.