Oversized Early 18th Century French Oignon Case Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Pocket Watch

Oversized Early 18th Century French Oignon Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Pocket Watch

167-37
$9,000.00
Oversized Early 18th Century French Oignon Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Pocket Watch
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Oversized Early 18th Century French Oignon Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Pocket Watch

167-37
$9,000.00

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Oversized Early 18th Century French 61mm by 38mm Thick Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Oignon Pocket Watch
France; F. Prevost; Man’s; Circa: 1720
Complications: Early verge and ¼-hr repeater.
CASE: The white sterling silver 61 mm swing-out case features repousse decorations with pierced outer edge.
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Roman numerals and has poker hands.
MOVT: This key-set movement with verge/fusee escapement is gilt with a full plate layout and is signed.
C  3 (The case is in very good condition)
D  3-21 (The dial is in very good condition, soft over glazed)
M  3 (The movement is in very good condition)
R  9 (Rarity based on a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Experts Opinion: These early examples of ¼ hour repeaters from 1680-1720 are all but gone. When a nice one comes along we all get excited! Comes with keys.