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    Description

    Swiss, Enamel & Gold Fan Form Watch For The Chinese Market, Circa 1890's
    Case: 40 mm across the widest point of the fan x 38 mm top to bottom excluding the pendant, 18k gold, polychrome enameled floral motif to the back cover, front with scene of a young couple with sunray background and pearl accents, blue and red enamel to the outer fan leaves
    Dial: enamel, radial Roman numerals, gold minute dots and Chinese lettering, gold filigree hands
    Movement: gilt bridge, stem winding, lever setting, eight jewels, cylinder escapement
    Signed: gold cuvette signed "Hope Brothers, Shanghai"


    Condition Report*: Type: Swiss, Enamel & Gold Fan Form Watch For The Chinese Market, Circa 1890's
    Dial: enamel, radial Roman numerals, gold minute dots and Chinese lettering
    Hands: gold filigree hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Case Info: polychrome enameled floral motif to the back cover, front with scene of a young couple with sunray background and pearl accents, blue and red enamel to the outer fan leaves
    Case Length: 38 mm top to bottom excluding the pendant
    Case Width: 40 mm across the widest point of the fan
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt bridge, stem winding, lever setting, eight jewels, cylinder escapement
    Condition: The case presents in mint condition. The dial is superb. The movement is running and setting as it should. Time keeping is not guaranteed on antique watches.
    *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
    4 Days 20h 35m 44s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: 15
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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).
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    Additional Location Info:

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

    Current Bid:
    $950
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