Lot 4175: Pocket watch: extravagant and early 1-hand Oignon watch with silver decoration and central winding, probably Isaac Duhamel et Cie Paris, ca. 1690 (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 54 mm, ca. 141 g, decorated silver case, floral scene, 2 birds in center, 2 heads of mythical creatures, very beautiful verge movement with silver pillars and silver cage, high-quality cage with 'sun' and portrait, birds, main plate with peripheral monogram I DUC, probably Isaac Duhamel et Cie Paris, registered 1678-1700, balance with very early hairspring, enameled cartouche dial in very beautiful condition, minimal restoration near opening mechanism, iron hand, in working order and in very beautiful condition.
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.