Lot 19: F. Melly Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Switzerland, c. 1830
October 21, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
F. Melly gold open face pocket watch
Switzerland, c. 1830
Key wind-up, hour, minute
White enamel dial, brass Breguet hands
Finely engraved watch case of 18K gold (tested); movement casing of gold plated metal
Watch case no. 4273
Case diameter: 38 mm; Height: 6 mm
Total weight: 32.5 g
Dial with several cracks on enamel
Unpolished watch case
Functional, overall good, age-related condition with minor traces of wear
During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense.
Should this lot contain property from endangered species, these elements will not be shipped. This only applies to prospective non-EU customers if a species conservation certificate is missing.
0 – mint condition
1 – very good condition with minimal traces of wear
2 – good condition with minor traces of wear
3 – good condition with traces of wear
4 – worn condition with substantial traces of wear
5 – well worn condition with substantial damages to dial, casing or movement
Shipping costs excl. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance.