Alexander Patry Gold Verge With Enameled Portrait, circa 1790
    Case: 34 mm, two body, gold with green enameled leaves, central polychrome portrait of a young girl with filigree silver frame ornamented with mine cut diamonds, rubies and emeralds, seed pearl flower accents
    Dial: enamel, radial set Arabic numerals, blue steel moon hands
    Movement: fire gilt full plate, verge escapement, fusee and chain, finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret
    Signed: movement signed Alex. Patry, Geneve

    Condition Report*:

    Type: Alexander Patry Gold Verge With Enameled Portrait
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands; blue steel moon
    Metal: 18k (unmarked) gold
    Case Info: two body, portrait back, gemstones
    Case Width: 34 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: fire gilt full plate, verge fusee, pierced two footed balance cock with steel coqueret
    Circa: 1790
    Condition: movement is good, runs and stops occasionally, dial is good, case is very good
    Notes: a later winding key and gold bar pin are also included with the lot

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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