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    Bertrand Diamond, Gold, Openface Key Wind & Set 1/4 Hour Repeater Pocket Watch, circa 1780

    Case: 43.00 mm, hinged, 18k yellow and white gold circular repousse case.
    Dial: porcelain circular dial with black Roman numerals, rose-cut diamond accented silver "Louis XIV" hands, and keywind peg insert.
    Movement: Paris, France 16 Size (36.00 mm), quarter hour pump repeater, No. 848, key wind, key set, full plate gilt Fusee movement, repeat mechanism strikes the case, made in the late 1700's.
    Condition Notation: This watch is not in working order. It is in need of an overhaul. Faint hairline and chip on edge of dial. Key missing.


    Condition Report*: Type: Open Face Repeater Pocket Watch
    Signed: None
    Metal: 18K Tri-gold
    Gram Weight: 75.3 grams
    Case #: 2574
    Watch Movement #: Fusee key wind & set. Engraved: Bertrand a Laris #818
    Length: 52.3mm including crown
    Width: 43.4mm
    Height: 20.5mm
    Band: None
    Circa: Late 1700 to early 1800
    Condition: Case is in very good condition but the movement is not working. Enamel dial has hairline fracture. No key.
    Stones: Silver hands are set with eighteen (18) rose cut diamonds weighing 0.12 carats.
    *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".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    4th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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