Fin XVIIe siècle
Gilt metal onion watch with a single hand
Case on hinge, the caseband decorated and chiseled with scrolls and foliage motifs, the back richly decorated (traces of wear), foliage and acanthus leaves.
Dial with a single hand, finely hammered with enamel cartridges Roman numerals, enamel minute track in a circle, decorated with stylized volutes in the center.
Mechanical movement with key winding, chased and pierced cock with a single foot, spiral balance, regulating pawl, verge escapement, fusee and chain, signature on the plate "Gaudron Paris".
Diam. 56 mm