On November, 15-16 an autumn auction of Antiquorum Clock House will take place in two sessions in Geneva. The Auction will be held in Grand Hotel Kempinski and will represent more than 650 unique clocks of all leading firms in the world.
Among different lots 9 unique richly decorated pocket chronographs made especially for Chinese market will be put up on sales by Antiquorum,. Two very valuable golden mechanisms that were made circa 1810 and presented Chinese emperor Jiaqing by English king Georg will be shown here as well. A golden pocket watch decorated with enamel is the third object from the same collection. It was executed by masters of London firm — Ilbery. A well-crafted clock mechanism is set into the golden case painted with enamel and made by Jean François Victor Dupont. The lot was estimated at CHF 45 000 – 55 000.