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KLETT A SÜHL | VARI-COLOUR GOLD AND STEEL VERGE WATCH WITH CHINOISERIE CASECIRCA 1760

Estimate
1,800 - 4,600 GBP
Sold
8,750 GBP
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Description

  • VARI-COLOUR GOLD AND STEEL VERGE WATCH WITH CHINOISERIE CASECIRCA 1760
Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, Arabic outer track, signed Klett A SühlMovement: gilded full plate, verge escapement, pierced and engraved balance bridge, fusee and chain, signed Klett A SühlCase: steel with applied three-colour gold decoration, case back depicting two oriental figuresDimensions: 44mm diameter

Catalogue Note

There was a fashion for multi-coloured gold decoration on steel in the 1750s and 1760s in France, Germany and Austria.
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