Sale 13JL02 | Lot 27

Antique Gold, Silver and Diamond Lapel Pendant-Watch

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Antique Gold, Silver and Diamond Lapel Pendant-Watch

Lot Details

Lot 27
Antique Gold, Silver and Diamond Lapel Pendant-Watch
14 & 18 kt., topped by a stalking lion atop a stylized gold bar pin, centering one old European-cut diamond and textured gold leaves, with textured gold key and miniature gold and citrine seal, suspending a shield-shaped pendant-watch centering a textured gold lion relief, framed by rose-cut diamonds, opening to reveal a white dial with Roman numerals, the reverse opens to reveal a locket, cuvette signed Courvoisier Freres, Chaux de Fonds (Suisse), movement unsigned, missing crystal, approximately 34 dwts. gross.

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The movement is currently running, but not guaranteed to be in working

Diameter of dial is 1/2". Missing crystal. Within an oval gold panel edged with engraved scrolling. Push knob at end to open hinged cover.

Lapel pin probably not original to pendant-watch. Not as rich gold color as pendant-watch.

One rose-cut diamond missing.

Very nice detail work on lion head. Engraved scroll and garland motif on reverse. Rich yellow gold hue.

Overall good condition. Total length 3 1/2". Pin 1 1/8 x 1 3/16". Pendant-watch (including pendant loop) 2 1/8 x 1 1/4".

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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