Lot 4224: Wristwatch: rare wristwatch, one of the earliest noted wristwatches with verge escapement, probably Geneva ca. 1800 (NO LIVE FEE)
November 5, 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Mid section ca. 38 x 38mm, cross shape, length of bracelet ca. 18 cm, weight ca. 48.5 g, 18 K gold, handmade, engraved, case with spring lid, small lateral opening button, fire-gilt verge movement, enamel dial, blued steel hands, movement intact, fly spring perfect working, very sensitive closing mechanism (needs adjusting).
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.