A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900

A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900

Price: € 4750

Offered by Gude & Meis Antique Clocks



A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900 A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900 A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900 A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900 A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900 A Swiss sterling silver guilloche enamel miniature clock, circa 1900

Beautiful miniature sterling silver clock with translucent enamel. Good movement with eight day duration.

The Dial

The 1.5-cm enamel dial has blue Arabic numerals and gilt minute dots. The foliate pierced hands are made of brass. The dial is fitted in a silvered bezel.

The Movement

The movement is driven by a spring barrel and has an eight day duration. It has a Swiss lever escapement in combination with a split bi-metallic balance with adjstment screws.

The Case

The small rectangular case is made of 935/1000 sterling silver with silver marks and numbers at the back and on the bottom. The moulded top is surmounted by a hinged carrying handle. The dial surround and the side panels are decorated with panels with red translucent enamel over a geometrically guilloche engraved silver ground. The corners are canted and at the back is a glazed door. The whole is raised on bracket feet. This case type with its rectangular base and handle is called ‘Anglaise’.

Reference
400-158
Sizes
7 x 3.3 x 2.3 cm

Offered by

Gude & Meis Antique Clocks

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 60
1017DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 6129742
http://www.gudemeis.com/

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