Lot 1523

Spindler's pocket watch Paris, Jean Romilly (Geneva 1714 - 1796 Paris), ca. 1770/80, red gold, the case ''a 3 couleurs''-work decorated with flowers, musical instruments and Hermes helmet with quiver and arrows, in the middle of the lid fine enamel magnifying glass painting of a grape-eating lady with a young man and a goat in the garden, white enamel dial with roman hour and arabic minute numbers, winding between 3 and 4 o'clock, the spindle movement engraved ''Romilly, a Paris'', ges. approx. 63 g, d: approx. 4,5 cm. Movement starts up. With key. Provenance: From a South German private collection.