Lot 4140. Pocket watch: gold Augsburg Louis XV pocket watch with an extremely rare Onyx-housing, John Michael Bendele, Augspurg No. 23, CA. 1770

Starting price:€ 4 500
Auction date:19.10.2019   16:30
ID 240007
Lot 4140Pocket watch: gold Augsburg Louis XV pocket watch with an extremely rare Onyx-housing, John Michael Bendele, Augspurg No. 23, CA. 1770
Approx. 45mm, approx. 74g, extremely decorative stone casing, rose gold and sliced Onyx, cut in the shape of a Rose, spindle escapement, chain/auger, circuit Board, signed and numbered No. 23, Louis XV enamel dial and unusual hands with diamonds, movement in good and functioning condition, the Onyx case is in very good condition, rare quality. Another watch from John Michael Bendele, Augspurg, with a nearly identical case was offered in October 1998, in Geneva, with an estimated price of 12,000 to 14,000 Swiss francs (source: https://www.cortrie.de/go/qnR). Johan Michael Bendele, born in 1734, was listed in the 1770-ies as a watchmakers in Augsburg.

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