Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 409

THE PEACOCK, LAPEL WATCH, ENAMEL AND YELLOW GOLD Swiss, circa 1894. Very fine, 18K yellow gold keyless lapel watch with an 18K yellow gold, diamond and enamel bow-shaped brooch.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500

Sold: CHF 2,500

Four body, solid, demi-bassine, polished, case back with blue guilloche background with a lighthouse, outer case with blue enamel floral motif, the front with similar motif with a peacock in a garden setting. White enamel with painted radial Roman numerals, outer minute track with 5-minute Arabic markers. Blued steel hands. Gilt, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, plain three arm balance, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator. Case numbered.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8-24

Very good

Slightly scratched

Slightly chipped

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


DIAM. 30 mm. THICKNESS 10 mm.