Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Swiss Gold & Enamel Miniature Hunters Case With Chain, circa 1890
    Case: 18k hunters case, 27 mm, red guilloche borders, polychrome floral bouquet on back, lady with diamond ornamented dress on the front, carved gold bow, gold cuvette
    Dial: enamel, ornate golden Roman numerals, gold Louis XV hands
    Movement: gilt bridge, 10 jewels, cylinder escapement, lever setting

    Note: the lot also includes a braided link 14k neck chain, 21 inches weighing 11 grams

    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss Gold & Enamel Miniature Hunters Case
    Dial: enamel, fancy golden Roman numerals
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Case Info: basket of flowers on back, lady on front
    Case Width: 27 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 10 jewels, gilt bridge model, lever set, cylinder escapement
    Circa: 1890
    Condition: dial is superb, movement is good and ticking, case is good, one diamond chip missing from lady's dress, back enamel is likely latter, small well done restoration to lower left front background
    *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
    May, 2010
    4th-5th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 825

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 5, 2010 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976 receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search