Lot 1507

Spindle pocket watch with repoussé double case London, Georges May, circa 1769, silver, white enamel dial with Roman hour and Arabic minute numbers, blued hands, the spindle movement marked ''Geo May, London'' and num. 5184'', the inside with town, year and material hallmark and master mark ''RP'' (probably Richard Palmer I.), the outer case in repouussé work with biblical scene of David playing the harp in front of King Saul, total ca. 101,5 g, d: ca. 4,5/5 cm. Work starts. With key. Provenance: From a South German private collection, bought in 1988 in the house of Roeder in Immendingen.