Franco-Swiss watch factory
Perret-Gentil, François; watch dealer in Paris, Rue Mazarine, business partner in the company Perret-Humbert et Cie in Paris and La Chaux-de-Fonds, with Isaie Humbert-Droz, Etienne Martin and Jean-Jacques Jacot.
Beautiful, magnificent and exceptional Lepine 18 kt gold pocket watch with quarter repeater.
The classic casing is made of 18 kt (0.750) yellow gold and polished.
Finely fluted sides.
The dial is made of white enamel and in very good condition. Arabic numerals in black and fine, filigree original steel hands - golden.
Gold-coloured movement with very interesting design. Key winding. Strike on coil springs. Skeletonised upper layer. Movement cleaned and serviced - in working order.
Winding on the movement...
Repeater is triggered with pedant button. The hours are struck according to the time of day and the quarter hours with a double strike (depending on quarter - 1 to 4) - bright and fine chime - appealing.
Inscribed Perret Gentil on the back lid (metal).
Very good overall condition. Watch diameter: 58 mm, with pedant: 78 mm Weight: 98 g
Switzerland around 1780.
A beautiful golden pocket watch in very good condition with an unusual design.
Pictures are part of the description.
Insured shipment with Österreichische Post AG.
- 14. Perret Gentil
- Quarter Repeater Goldaschenuhr
- Schweiz 1780
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Yellow gold
- Material fineness
- 18 kt.
- Rarely in his composition unusual work
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn & in very good condition