French silver and guilloche enamel timepiece with hand painting on ivory.

French silver and guilloche enamel timepiece with hand painting on ivory. Of unusual construction with oval case decorated to the rim with a one inch border in deep blue guilloche enamel. The face with triangular or fan shaped chapters below the 12 o'clock position. Super quality hands. Below the dial is a scene of two lovers all handpainted in watercolour on ivory, in excellent condition barring a small age crack in the ivory towards the bottom. Silver hallmarks for 950 standard silver ( French). Stamped for the top London and Paris retailer Mappin and Webb. 8 day movement with integral key. 5 inches high ( 12.5 cm). Circa 1910.

Stock Number: 5039

Price: £2,250

Availability: In Stock

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