12-10-2013 12-10-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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December 10, 2013 10:00AMCalender

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Plique-a-Jour Enamel Watch Pin, Riker Bros.

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2693B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 10, 2013 10:00AM


Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Plique-a-Jour Enamel Watch Pin, Riker Bros., depicting a water lily on a blue and green enamel pond, emerald and diamond accents, lg. 1 1/8 in., maker's mark, and suspending an 18kt gold watch depicting a maiden among flowers and foliage with old mine-cut diamond accents, Le Coultre movement, 24 mm, no. 38570, Belgian guarantee stamps.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Plique: one panel on right hand side under pad damaged. Some other panels with what appear to be firing lines, and one green panel to left with grime/damage.
Watch: NOT in running condition. Stem-wind, pin-set, does not wind, and very stiff to set, sticks, not setting properly at all.

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Riker Bros., Le Coultre