• Movement 
    Unknown
  • Lot number 
    319
  • Diameter 
    67mm
  • Location

Description

BEAUTIFUL LADY SEMI-EROTIC WATCH
Swiss, movement No. 118813. Made circa 1900.
Fine, large, gun-metal, gilt and painted on enamel keyless
pocket watch with semi-erotic scene.
Four-body, bassine et filets, gilt bow, bezel and hinges,
the back cover decorated with a painted on enamel panel
portrait of a standing nude lady gazing in a hand mirror,
against a translucent red guilloche enamel background.
Hinged gun-metal cuvette, gilt-rimmed glazed cover
over the movement.
Cream enamel with bold radial Roman numerals,
outer minute track with Arabic five-minute numerals,
subsidiary seconds. Gilt Louis XVI hands.
55 mm., matte gilt, straight-line lever escapement,
monometallic balance, blued steel flat balance spring,
index regulator.


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Title 
Ms
First name 
Antiquorum
Last name 
New York

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