Miniature quarter repeating watch in solid gold case. Quality Geneva production by Moulinier. Watch comes in original case with original golden ratchet key and it's chain.
Very rare size, as you can imagine, it's very hard to make such a miniature repeating complication. Production of late XVIII or very beginning of XIX century. This time such a miniature pieces was produced by most skillful watchmakers.The quality is very nice. Calibre is similar to one used by A. All steel parts are mirror polished and beveled.
Patrizzi in "Dictionnaire des Horlogers Genevois" describes several workshops of Moulinie. The most notable was collaboration of Moulinie with Bautte, authors of famous pistolet watch and many other luxury pieces.
Closer to 1820s and 1830s the collaboration was came apart. This time Moulinie still is noted by O.
Condition The watch appears to be in good condition It works (however, time keeping is not guaranteed). The repetition is working as it should. Golden case has minor wear. Dust cover is also made solid gold.
Dial is in nice condition, without visible flaws. Watch comes with it's original box and key. Diameter is 32mm, weight is about 29 grams.
Unusual and high quality piece, nice addition to your verge watches collection, don't miss it. Video will open in a new window.
The item "30mm MINIATURE REPEATER 18k GOLD Repeating Antique Pocket Watch MOULINIER GENEVE" is in sale since Monday, August 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique". The seller is "goodoldwatch" and is located in Armentières en Brie. This item can be shipped worldwide.