- D. Bachelard & fils, Genève. A rare and unusual 18K engraved gold open face wandering hour watch - D. Bachelard & fils, Genève. A rare and unusual 18K engraved gold open face wandering hour watch

  • Lot number 
    44
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

No.17218, second quarter 19th century
Gilt bridge pattern movement jeweled to the third wheel, cylinder escapement with plain gilt three arm balance, flat spring with index regulator, key wound and set, engine turned and scroll engraved signed cuvette, silver dial with fixed minute ring enclosing a rotating dial elaborately engraved with hounds pursuing game, carrying a gold hand with aperture to view current hour and pointer to read minutes in passing, case finely engraved with scrolls and flowers, accompanied by wood display box inlaid with brass quatrefoils
50mm