18K Quarter Hour Automaton Erotic Hunter Case Pocket Watch
Fantastic 18K Quarter Hour Automaton Erotic Hunter
Case Gent’s Pocket Watch
Swiss; Swiss; Man’s; Serial #38,097; CA1885
Complications: Quarter Hour repeater and erotic automation.
CASE: The 18K rose gold, #38,097, 18-size plain hunter case
features a hidden enamel erotic scene and signed “GAP.”
DIAL: This white porcelain single sunk dial displays Roman
numerals and filigree hands.
MOVT: This 18-jewel #38,097 lever set movement with lever
escapement, is nickel, and a full plate layout.
C 2 (The case is in perfect
D 2-41 (The dial is in perfect
M 3 (The movement is in very good
R 9-1/2 (Rarity on a scale of #1
being very common to #10 being extremely rare.)
Experts Opinion: Enameled hidden figures are automated when repeater
is chiming. The entire scene is hidden behind a dust cover. Silver
engraved backdrop has a peeping Tom spying on the love scene. An
extremely rare erotic automaton pocket watch!