Lot 4239. Pocket watch: rarity, extremely rare English Chronometer, made for the Chinese market, William Eley London No. 1816, Hallmarks London 1815

Starting price:€ 4 500
Auction date:16.03.2019   16:30
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Lot 4239Pocket watch: rarity, extremely rare English Chronometer, made for the Chinese market, William Eley London No. 1816, Hallmarks London 1815
Approx. 58mm, approx. 155g, 18K Gold, London Hallmark 1815, case-makers-hallmark WJ, dust cover, jump cover is also made of 18K Gold, identical Hallmarks, identical meisterp oz, extremely rare, magnificent factory in Fleurier design, signed and numbered, chronometer escapement with a cylindrical balance-spring, screwed Chatons, Diamond endstone, plate and bridges is extremely costly floral-engraved and fire-gilt, center second, enamel dial with 1/5-second divisions, red-gold hands, functional, and in very good condition. Fleurier caliber with chronometer escapement are extremely rare. There are only a few of this caliber are known, among other things, by Ilbery and Jaquet-Droz.

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