Beautiful and rare watch called 'onion' in brass with miniature from the end of the 17th century or beginning of the 18th. Montre à coq dite "oignon" en laiton, fin XVIIe-début XVIIIe siècle, signée "Thuret Paris", diam. : 5,5 cm. Rouillac SVV. #T
A Yellow Gold, Platinum, Diamond and Polychrome Enamel Open Face Pendant Watch, 27.00 mm case diameter, matte gilt dial, Arabic numerals, blued steel moon hands, subdial for seconds at 6 o'clock, grey-blue and white enamel bezel, the scalloped bow accented in white enamel, the reverse surmounted with a platinum openwork plaque containing 37 rose cut diamonds over translucent grey-blue enamel on an intricately engraved ground, stem wound and set mechanical movement. 11.80 dwts.
Vintage Czech perfume bottle with dauber. This little treasure is decorated with what is known as a "courting scene". Mounted on the front of the perfume bottle is a plaque decorated with a couple in period clothing strolling arm in arm. There is White enamel decoration and mounted Lapiz Blue colored stones flanking the plaque. Encircling the bottle is a band of filigree. Mounted on top of the stopper is a portrait of a lady with brown curls.
Watch, ca. 1650 Movement by Nicolas Bernard (French, recorded 1636-70) Case: enameled gold; Dial: enameled gold, with a single gilded brass hand; Movement: gilded brass and steel, partly blued Metropolitan Museum of Art
ENAMEL AND DIAMOND WATCH, AGASSIS, CIRCA 1925 Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP LOT SOLD. 17,500 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyers Premium) The circular dial applied with blued steel hands and Arabic numerals, suspended from a mount set with millegrain-set black enamel, circular-, single-cut, pear-shaped, and rose diamonds, French assay marks, indistinct makers marks, movement signed Agassis.
SHADOW OF NIGHT real-time reading, 8 April 1591 (Chapter 30): "Master Habermel stopped by. Your compendium is on the table." You may recognize parts of Diana's compendium in the images below. The first image was not by Habermel, but another period instrument maker named Johann Anton Linden, and it provided me with the general structure of Diana's compendium, onto which I projected Habermel's style. ` Deborah HArkness facebook
Vintage 18K Yellow Gold Art Nouveau Ladies Corsage Watch
A BELLE ÉPOQUE DIAMOND POCKETWATCH, BY TIFFANY & CO. With keyless lever mechanical jeweled movement, the white circular dial with black Arabic numerals and blued-steel hands, within an old European-cut diamond case, to the rose-cut diamond winding stem and circular-cut diamond hoop, mounted in platinum and 18k gold, circa 1910, with French assay marks, top hoop possibly of later addition