Lot 12
  • 12

John Pepys, London

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
13,750 USD
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Description

  • A FINE AND LARGE YELLOW GOLD QUARTER PAIR CASE VERGE WATCH
    CIRCA 1715
  • YELLOW GOLD
• gilt full plate movement, pierced and engraved balance cock • gold champlevé dial, Roman numerals, outer Arabic minute track • inner case with finely pierced and engraved band, outer case engraved to the center with a bird within a crown, finely pierced border with cartouches containing male profiles, pierced bezel decorated with floral baskets • dial and movement signed John Pepys, London, No. 2179, case maker's mark AR

Catalogue Note

John Pepys was active 1682-1715 in London and made Master of the Clockmakers' Company in 1707.
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