Lot 117
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MERMOD, GENÈVE A MAGNIFICENT GOLD AND GILT-METAL, TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND-SET HUNTING CASED WATCH THE COVER WITH AN ENAMEL PAINTED UNDERCARVED ROCK CRYSTAL BAVARIAN PEACOCK POSSIBLY FOR LUDWIG II OF BavariaCIRCA 1870

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26,000 - 35,000 GBP
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30,000 GBP
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  • A MAGNIFICENT GOLD AND GILT-METAL, TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND-SET HUNTING CASED WATCH THE COVER WITH AN ENAMEL PAINTED UNDERCARVED ROCK CRYSTAL BAVARIAN PEACOCK POSSIBLY FOR LUDWIG II OF BavariaCIRCA 1870
• Movement: unsigned nickel lever movement, 15 jewels, bi-metallic compensation balance• Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, outer Arabic minute ring, subsidiary seconds• Case: gold and gilt-metal the cover with intaglio of a Bavarian peacock naturalistically painted in polychrome enamel and with glazed cover, the back with lozenge-shaped turquoises interspersed with rose-cut diamonds within gold lozenge-shaped settings, heavily cast bezels and bows of scrolls, flowers and foliage, winding crown surmounted by a leaf-form boss, plain rounded band, the gold cuvette with decorative engraving, movement details and signed Mermod Genève
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