06-14-2011 06-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2550B Boston
June 14, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Edwardian Platinum, Enamel, and Diamond Pendant Watch, Longines

$6,814$5,750
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2550B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Edwardian Platinum, Enamel, and Diamond Pendant Watch, Longines, the ivory-tone dial with Arabic numeral indicators and subsidiary seconds dial, enclosing a manual-wind Longines movement, 18kt gold case with green guilloche enamel, pierced surround with old European- and rose-cut diamond accents, suspended from a platinum trace link chain spaced with green and white guilloche enamel batons, lg. 2 1/4, 23 in., in a period fitted box.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Box with typical scuffs, marked La Esmeralda, Mexico, Paris, Hauser, Zivy y Cia.
Watch case with light scratches to enamel, small loss near lip where case opens. Diamonds bright and lively. some batons with minor loss, some areas down to metal. Discoloration to dial.
Movement and interior no. 1955193
*** currently setting, not winding or running, may need overhaul.***

Keywords

Longines, La Esmeralda, Mexico, Paris, Central Intelligence Agency