Lot 4165. Pocket watch: rarity, one of less than 10 well-known Louis XIV Oignons with a gold case and a repeater, the Royal watchmaker, Gaudron, Paris, CA. 1700

Starting price:€ 10 000
Auction date:23.11.2019   16:30
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ID 259528
Lot 4165Pocket watch: rarity, one of less than 10 well-known Louis XIV Oignons with a gold case and a repeater, the Royal watchmaker, Gaudron, Paris, CA. 1700
Approx. 56mm, approx 192g, case gold plated inner brass, outer shell is made of high quality Gold, finely engraved, at least 18K gold, maybe even 20K Gold, pierced, bell, early Spindle movement with Repetition of hours and quarters, as well as glow pendant, magnificent spindle bridge with bird motifs, especially beautiful dial with enamel cartouches, the dial is probably also made of Gold, in turn, bird motifs, iron hand, optically excellent condition, works with a variety of repair traces, functional, presumably the original key, absolute rarity. Gold watches from the Louis XIV period are Museum objects and of the utmost rarity! Until today, less than 10 Oignons with Gold cases are known!

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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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