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A SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL, AND DIAMOND LADY’S HUNTER-CASED WATCH, PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, NO. 16801, CIRCA 1860

Estimate:

2,000 - 4,000 USD

A SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL, AND DIAMOND LADY’S HUNTER-CASED WATCH, PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, NO. 16801, CIRCA 1860

A SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL, AND DIAMOND LADY’S HUNTER-CASED WATCH, PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, NO. 16801, CIRCA 1860

Estimate:

2,000 - 4,000 USD

Lot sold:

9,450

USD

A SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL, AND DIAMOND LADY’S HUNTER-CASED WATCH, PATEK PHILIPPE & CO., GENEVA, NO. 16801, CIRCA 1860


gilt cylinder Lepine caliber movement, gold cuvette, white enamel dial, the covers chased with a stylized flowerhead surrounded by dark blue champlevé enamel, the front set with a large rose diamond surrounded by small diamonds

signed and numbered on cuvette, also numbered on both covers, and back cover stamped with Geneva mark, K 18 and PR in oval

diameter 34 mm

Dial: Dial intact with some surface spots visible especially by 9 and 3. Light oxidation to the hands, especially to the center arbor. Crystal glazing with some surface wear.


Case: Case with patina, surface wear and scratches throughout consistent with age. Losses to the blue enamel to the outermost perimeter areas. Hinged case back with rose cut diamond center field, foil set. Some smaller stones lost. Diamonds not tested for quality or condition.

Signed cuvette with visible scratches to the naked eye. Inside of case with some visible scratches.


Movement: A winding key is not available. Hands set. Movement is not tested for operation.


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