Lot 7: An antique diamond, enamel and eighteen karat gold pendant watch and chain, Bailly French, circa 1910
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
An antique diamond, enamel and eighteen karat gold pendant watch and chain, Bailly French
17 jewel movement, blue guilloche enamel, border and applied white gold "snowflake" set with rose-cut diamonds, with matching white gold and enamel chain.
Diameter: 25mm; Length chain: 20 in.
Property from a Kinnelon, New Jersey estate
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Overall condition: good to very good
Movement: 17 jewel, screw set, split bi-metallic balance no corrosion or excessive wear, some light discoloration. Sets, winds and runs.
Case back: stamped for Bailly France with French marks, enamel in very good condition, no apparent loss.
Dial: in good to very good condition with some minor nicks and pits and wear. Numerals and logo in very good condition, hands and dial original.
Chain in good to very good condition, some very minor enamel loss
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All wear is consistent with age and use for all the above lots. The absence of a statement of surface or condition issues does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging
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