Lot 18: Ph. Terrot & Fazy Gold Spindle Pocket Watch, Switzerland, c1780
October 21, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Ph. Terrot & Fazy spindle pocket watch
Switzerland, c. 1780
Key wind-up, chain and fusee, hour, minute
White enamel dial, silver hands, set with stones
Watch case of 18K gold (tested)
Caseback set with presumably white sapphires
Watch case no. 1907; movement no. 1907
Dial and movement signed
Case diameter: 40 mm; Height: 20 mm
Total weight: 62 g
Dial with enamel hairline cracks around 3-4 o’clock to centre to 9-10 o’clock, enamel cracks on keyhole
Watch case in very good condition, some decoration elements missing
Functional, overall very 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
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