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    Baillon, Paris, Fine Gold & Enamel Quarter Repeating Verge, circa 1775
    Case: 44 mm, 20k gold, two body, back with polychrome enameled classical scene, blue enameled scallop borders
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, Arabic numerals at the five minutes, gold Louis XV hands
    Movement: fire gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, two footed pierced and engraved balance cock with steel end cap, engraved silver disc regulator, two polished steel hammers striking on inner case bell, repeat activated from the pendant, verge with fusee and chain
    Signed: Baillon Paris


    Condition Report*: Type: Baillon, Paris, Fine Gold & Enamel Quarter Repeating Verge, circa 1775
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, Arabic numerals at the five minutes
    Hands: gold Louis XV hands
    Metal: 20k gold
    Case Info: two body, back with polychrome enameled classical scene, blue enameled scallop borders
    Case Width: 44 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: fire gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, two footed pierced and engraved balance cock with steel end cap, engraved silver disc regulator, two polished steel hammers striking on inner case bell, repeat activated from the pendant, verge with fusee and chain
    Condition: The dial shows a small repair area around the wind arbor opening, otherwise good. The case presents in good condition overall. The movement is ticking and chiming well. Time keeping accuracy is not guaranteed with early antique watches.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    10th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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