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Type Online-Only Auction
Price Realized 1,000.00 USD
Date Sold 12/5/2019


Lot # 155
Estimate 600.00 - 1,200.00 USD
Group - Category Jewelry & Watches
Lead Jln. LeRoy à Paris, oversize enameled verge fusee
Description
Jln. LeRoy à Paris, oversize enameled verge fusee for Turkish market, 62mm, gilt OF original consular case with intricately enameled rear including center scene of flowers framed with urns and floral details, two rows of paste separated by light blue guilloche enamel set to bezel and to rear perimeter, winding aperture to upper left of case rear with an unusual internal shutter which opens/closes access to the winding arbor and is operated by a switch at lower left perimeter of rear, case interior marked "Leton" denoting brass, casemaker's incuse "PL" marking, fancy white enamel dial with gold foil center pattern, fancy white metal Louis XV style hands set with paste, KWKS, verge escapement, gilt mvt with two-tone two-footed balance bridge with unusual pierced central design of a two-headed eagle, s#9749. CONDITION: Mvt: Running, fine cosmetic mvt condition overall, scattered scratches and fine scratches to main plate; dial has many scattered hls, an edge flake near 6, and scattered small areas of foil missing; excellent hour hand, minute hand tip has been sanded or filed; case shows light wear, virtually complete loss of exterior gilt, no dents or dings, rear enameling largely intact with chipping around shutter switch, chip around winding aperture, some chips at upper center of rear, rear with many scattered missing silver foil accents, one missing paste piece to left rear; bow pivots freely with play at pendant; good domed glass crystal.
Name "Fifth Annual Holiday Spectacular!"
Auctioneer Jones and Horan Auction Team
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 11/21/2019 - 12/5/2019
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