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A gold enamelled watch with a portrait of Muzaffar al-Din Shah Qajar (r.1896-1907), Switzerland for the Persian market, circa 1900
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A gold enamelled watch with a portrait of Muzaffar al-Din Shah Qajar (r.1896-1907), Switzerland for the Persian market, circa 1900
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A gold enamelled watch with a portrait of Muzaffar al-Din Shah Qajar (r.1896-1907), Switzerland for the Persian market, circa 1900
the hunting cased gold keyless, jewelled gilt movement, white enamel dial, Roman numeral, outer minute rack with Arabic numeral, 14k gold case, case band with blue enamel and gold, one side with a portrait of Muzzafar al-Din Shah Qajar, the reverse with sun and lion royal symbol, engraved: 'no. 19739 - Repetition a Minutes, Chronographe'
5.2cm. diam. 
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Catalogue Note

A closely comparable pocket watch to the present example, bearing both the likeness of Muzaffar al-Din Shah and the Qajar royal emblem, was sold in these rooms, 7 October 2015, lot 399.

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