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Pre-Owned Betteridge Collection Madame de Pompadour Portrait Pocket Watch

Antique jeweled pocket watch, the back centering on an oval-shaped painted portrait of a young Madame de Pompadour, the official chief mistress of Louis XV and one of the most powerful members of the French court during his reign, the portrait surrounded by rose-cut diamonds and a foliate patterned wreath, the front with a white dial signed "Lepine Paris" and rose-cut diamond surround, with a fusee chain movement, mounted in a gold case, circa 18th century, numbered 4822, designed by Lepine Paris. Comes with fitted box marked "Au Palais Royal P. Baylac Toulouse." 33mm width and 37mm length including stem.

With a few missing diamond accents, but otherwise, the watch is in superb shape.
  • Price: $10,000
  • Ref #: EJWAT4823
  • In Stock
  • Available in: Greenwich
  • © Betteridge 2016