''BOUQUET OF FLOWERS'' ENAMEL AND YELLOW GOLD
Voumard, Locle, Geneva hallmark, No 924,circa 1840.
Made for the Chinese market
Very fine 18K gold and enamel, watch with centre seconds
with duplex escapement.
Two-body, "Chinese", back finely painted with a bouquet of
flowers on blue enamel background, half-pearl set bezels, the band
and pendant decorated with light blue champlevé enamel to match
the back, pendant and bow, gold spring-loaded 18K gold cuvette
hinged to the movement ring.
White enamel, radial Roman numerals, outer minute and seconds
divisions with fifteen-minute/seconds Arabic markers. Gold
poire hands hands.
45 mm. gilt "Chinese" caliber fully engraved, jewelled to the
third wheel, standing barrel, duplex escapement, bimetallic compensation
balance, blued steel flat balance-spring, index regulator.