• Lot number 
    130
  • Diameter 
    8mm
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

Signed, JFR in an oval, Numbered 641, for les frères Rochat, Geneva, circa 1830
With fusee movement, the bird with multi-colored plumage moving head, beak, wings and tailfeather to 1-2-3-4 sequential birdsong by means of an eight cam stack and rectangular bellows, rising through pierced and chased grille, the oval lid with painted enamel scene of Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc beyond, the interior with further mountain scenery, in plain polished tortoiseshell case with hidden key compartment in rear
8.4cm wide


Bonhams 1793
101 New Bond Street
London
W1S 1SR
United Kingdom
Contact Person Kontaktperson
First name 
Bonhams Collectors’ Car department

Phone 
+44-2074685801
Fax 
+44-2074477401