Lot 7
  • 7

Thomas Tompion

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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Description

  • AN 18K GOLD PAIR-CASED WATCH
    1695 AND LATER NO 2066
  • diameter 52 mm
• gilt verge movement, tulip pillars, winged balance cock pierced and engraved with foliate scrolls • later white enamel dial, Roman numerals • plain inner case with casemakers mark S.G. and London hallmarks for 1695, the later outer case repoussé with pastoral setting inhabited by a shepherd and a shepherdess framed by borders chased with scrolls and swags • movement signed

Provenance

Dr. Warner D. Bundens

Sotheby's, New York, June 21, 1988, lot 324

Literature

Evans, Thomas Tompion at the Dial and Three Crowns, p. 90
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