Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 416

PURSE WATCH GOLD AND ENAMEL Anonymous, Swiss. Made circa 1850. Fine and rare, lady's gold purse with blue guilloche enamel set with diamonds and concealed watch. Accompanied by the original fitted box.

CHF 9,000 - 14,000

HKD 72,000 - 112,000 / USD 9,000 - 14,000

Sold: CHF 12,500

. Two-body silk lined purse with foliate and floral engraving, hinged and sprung oval rectangular cover with diamond-set foliate and floral engraving on a blue guilloche enamel background concealing the dial. White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Gold Breguet hands. 29 mm., matte gilt, bar caliber, 8 jewels, cylinder escapement, three-arm gilt balance, flat balance spring, index regulator. Cover and dial signed.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


DIM. 64 x 49 mm.