Beautiful lady pocket watch decorated by painted multicolored enamel of dove.
Dove with olive branch is used as symbol of peace since XVIII century.
Very good quality Geneva work from middle XIX.
Excellent quality flat Swiss bar movement is signed by Moulinier Geneve.
Dust cover is signed by Moulinier & Legrandroy and by Veuilland, obviously retailer.
MOULINIE & LEGRANDROY are mentioned at "Dictionary of Geneva watchmakers" by Patrizzi as watchmakers from middle of XIX, produced golden watches with enamel and precious stones.
Movement is in good working condition.
Under loupe dial has very faint hairlines, impossible to photo and to see by naked eye.
Case and enamel is in excellent condition without visible flaws.
Original hands and glass.
Watch comes with it's big case and nice key. Case measures 9 x 10 cm or 3.6" x 4".
Height without bow is 36mm, diameter is 32mm.
Not for sale