Lot 4258. Pocket watch: rarity, Berthoud Jacquemart figure vending machine with 4 characters "Punchinellos Fight Against Chronos", CA. 1810

Starting price:€ 15 000
Auction date:09.09.2017   18:30 UTC +02:00
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ID 6358
Lot 4258 | Pocket watch: rarity, Berthoud Jacquemart figure vending machine with 4 characters "Punchinellos Fight Against Chronos", CA. 1810
Approx. 58mm, approx. 168g, original silver case with rändiertem the Central part and the removable pendant button to trigger the machines, the dust cover and numbered, identical with the signature and numbering on the PCB, spindle escapement, Repetition of hours and quarters, enamel Dial (fine hair crack), a magnificent figure vending machine with 4 figures, move for Repetition, appear to chime in the upper part of the window, Punchinello and Chronos the God of time, and Punchinello hits his Hammer against the Scythe of Chronos, for the quarter hour chime the 2 Cherubs beat signed bells, original Fleur de Lys steel pointer, high-functioning, extremely rare. This is the rarest Version of the famous Berthoud, Punchinello machines with 4 figures and the representation of the struggle between Punchinello and Chronos. In the "normal Version" only appears Punchinello and strikes on a bell. This rare Version has achieved on the auctions, in part, been top-prizes of over$ 20,000.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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20537 Hamburg
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