Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces...

Geneva, Nov 10, 2019

LOT 224

‘’JAPANESE COACH WATCH’’

Very rare and large, silver, hour-striking coach watch, twenty four hour dial with traditional Japanese time system, accompanied with a silver pair case fully pierced and engraved with flowers and foliage.

Brand Unsigned

Year circa 1815

Calibre  31’’’, hinged, double train, gilt brass full plate with turned pillars, the back plate engraved with flowers and foliage, fusee with chain, verge escapement, plain brass three-arm balance, flat balance spring and pierced and engraved gilt brass cock with blued steel end-piece. The striking train with going barrel and locking plate. Striking on a bell

Dimensions 85 mm with pair case 100 mm

CHF 7,000 - 9,000

HKD 56,000 - 72,000 / USD 7,000 - 9,000

Sold: CHF 8,125


Grading System
Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original