Lot 4155. Pocket watch: rare, early Oignon with unusual Repetition with only a Hammer, De Covigny Paris around 1710

Sold:€ 2 700
Auction date:04.05.2019   18:30
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Lot 4155Pocket watch: rare, early Oignon with unusual Repetition with only a Hammer, De Covigny Paris around 1710
Approx. Ø52mm, approx. 140g, magnificent original housing with side hinge, fine sound openings, richly decorated with Roccaillen and exceptional animal motifs, depicting a story on a plurality of cartridges, wherein the dog of a man, of an eagle is taken, the bell, in addition, the housing pen to Touch the "hidden" Repetition, signed spindle work, extraordinary pillars of silver, spindle bridge, also silver, very nice work with bird motifs, exceptionally large silver regulating disc, early Percussion construction with only a Hammer for hours and quarters, original enamel dial (edge damage on the opening lever), probably the original pointer, viable, completely original condition. An almost identical clock in the Musée Calvet (reference Tardy page 164). The Musée Calvet is a French Museum in Avignon. Thanks to the wealth and importance of its collections, it is considered a classic French art-Museum, mainly objects from the period 1600-1900.

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