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    Swiss, Multicolor Gold & Gem Stone High Relief Repoussé Watch, circa 1850
    Case: 45 mm, 18k gold, two body, multicolored gold flowers and leaf work, bezel set square rubies and emeralds
    Dial: silver, Roman chapters, engine turned center, moon hands, matching gem set scallop form early pin with chatelaine hook back
    Movement: gilt key wind with recessed gold three arm balance to a cylinder escapement, movement is very thin for the period at only 4.5 millimeters
    Signed: Unsigned, 58.4 grams gross weight


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, Multicolor Gold & Gem Stone High Relief Repoussé Watch, circa 1850
    Dial: silver, Roman chapters, engine turned center
    Hands: moon hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 58.4 grams gross weight
    Case Info: two body, multicolored gold flowers and leaf work, bezel set square rubies and emeralds
    Case Width: 45 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt key wind with recessed gold three arm balance to a cylinder escapement, movement is very thin for the period at only 4.5 millimeters
    Condition: The unique case is in exceptional condition except for two missing emeralds and three missing rubies. The dial with patina and very slight scratches. The movement is running with good motion but as with all antique timepieces, servicing is recommended and timekeeping 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

    Auction Dates
    March, 2021
    25th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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