Mint 18 Kt Yellow Gold "MEYLAN" Pocket Watch 1840
You are bidding on an 18 Kt yellow gold pocket watch, made in Geneva in the middle of the 19th Century.
DIAL: The white enamel dial has Roman numerals with outer minute divisions and Breguet blued hands. The protective glass is in mint condition.
MOVEMENT: The cylinder escapement movement has 10 jewels, a three armed flat balance and a plain cock with polished steel regulator. The watch is in working condition; however, we cannot guarantee accuracy for an antique watch.
CASE: The pocket watch lies in a mint 18 kt yellow gold case with an engine turned finish. The inner side of the case is stamped for 18 Kt gold and numbered: 30037. The cuvette is decoratively signed: "F & A Meylan, A Geneva, N° 30037, Cylindre, Dix Rubis."
See book: Osvaldo Patrizzi, DICTIONNAIRE DES HORLOGERS GENEVOIS, page 275: 'MEYLAN'.
Signed: 'F & A MEYLAN' - Diameter: 35mm
Swiss Made - 1840