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    Description

    Swiss, Exceptional Leaf Form Gold, Enamel & Diamond Watch, Circa 1850
    Case: 33 mm, 18k yellow gold, four body, basse-taille blue, green and white enamel with diamond ornaments on the front, back with a vivid iridescent green enameled leaf with black enamel border, gold cuvette signed Jsp. Tapponnier Geneve, 1930
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, moon hands
    Movement: gilt bar movement cylinder escapement, eight jewels


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, Exceptional Leaf Form Gold, Enamel & Diamond Watch, Circa 1850
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands: moon hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case: #1930
    Case Info: four body, basse-taille blue, green and white enamel with diamond ornaments on the front, back with a vivid iridescent green enameled leaf with black enamel border, gold cuvette signed Jsp. Tapponnier Geneve
    Case Width: 33 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt bar movement cylinder escapement, eight jewels
    Condition: This watch case is in exceptional, superior condition. The dial has a light hairline. The movement ticks when wound. Time keeping functions of older watches is not guaranteed.
    *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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    10th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    10th Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    21 Days 23h 7m 49s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: 11
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 54001-54199) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:

    The Langham New York, Fifth Avenue
    400 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10018

    Current Bid:
    $1,000
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