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Courvoisier & Comp.

A gilt metal pendule d'officier desk timepiece with grand sonnerie and alarm, Circa 1830 鎏金 pendule d'officier 大小自鳴座鐘備鬧鐘功能,約1830年製

Courvoisier & Comp.

Courvoisier & Comp.

A gilt metal pendule d'officier desk timepiece with grand sonnerie and alarm, Circa 1830 鎏金 pendule d'officier 大小自鳴座鐘備鬧鐘功能,約1830年製

A gilt metal pendule d'officier desk timepiece with grand sonnerie and alarm, Circa 1830 鎏金 pendule d'officier 大小自鳴座鐘備鬧鐘功能,約1830年製

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A gilt metal pendule d'officier desk timepiece with grand sonnerie and alarm, Circa 1830


Dial: white enamel with Arabic numerals, signed Courvoisier & Comp., central alarm hand 

Movement: two-train movement, fusee chain for the going train, spring barrel for the striking train, verge escapement with vertical balance, rack strike on two bells mounted on the backplate, pull wound alarm and repeat

Case: rectangular case with concave sided top, musical trophy mount, the base fitted with levers for Silence / Petite Sonnerie / Grand Sonnerie, gilt metal base, raised on paw-form feet

Size: height inclusive of handle: 8.5 inches/21.6 cm, width: 5.5 inches/14 cm, depth: 4 inches/10 cm

To request a condition report for this lot, please contact Christina.Bohn@sothebys.com.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. All dimensions in catalogue descriptions are approximate. Condition reports may not specify mechanical replacements or imperfections to the movement, case, dial, pendulum, separate base(s) or dome. Watches in water-resistant cases have been opened to examine movements but no warranties are made that the watches are currently water-resistant. Please note that we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts, such as wheels, hands, crowns, crystals, screws, bracelets and leather bands, since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. In particular, please note it is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with any applicable import and export matters, particularly in relation to lots incorporating materials from endangered species.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


**Please be advised that bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator and crocodile) are not sold with the watches and are for display purposes only. We reserve the right to remove these bands prior to shipping."