Antique French Oignon Center Wind Bobilier
Pocket Watch CA1700s
France; Bobilier; Man’s; C. 1700’s
CASE: The gilt, 5.4 ounces, 57mm, swing-out, open face case has leather
DIAL: This gold metal porcelain dial displays Roman numerals and has a
MOVT: This key-set with verge escapement is gilt with a full plate layout
and is signed.
C 3 (The case is in very good condition)
D 3-53 (The dial is in very good condition,
very slightly chipped)
M 3 (The movement is in very good condition)
R 9 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being very
common to #10 being extremely rare)
Experts Opinion: This thick chain driven movement has tapered pillars and is
in a condition you want in your collection. The raised oval white enamel hour
markers use Roman style numerals in dark cobalt blue.