Null Concealed watch in 18k (750 thousandths) yellow gold in the shape of a beet…
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Concealed watch in 18k (750 thousandths) yellow gold in the shape of a beetle with transparent intense green enamel elytra over guilloché and highlighted with rose-cut diamonds, mainly from Brabant, a few touches of black enamel on the pronotum and head. The elytra open by pushing on the tail, revealing the watch face and the upper part of the abdomen, which is engraved at the tip. A decoration of striations and circles highlights the sides and continues under the abdomen, where the hind legs are welded and folded. The bezel is enameled in champlevé black and dark blue (small chip). Owl hallmark. Partial and illegible master stamp. Excellent condition. Manual mechanical movement. Enamel dial with blue and red colored numerals. Gilded dotted minute divisions. Cylinder escapement. Very good condition. Non-functional. Circa 1890. Gross weight: 28.9 g.

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Concealed watch in 18k (750 thousandths) yellow gold in the shape of a beetle with transparent intense green enamel elytra over guilloché and highlighted with rose-cut diamonds, mainly from Brabant, a few touches of black enamel on the pronotum and head. The elytra open by pushing on the tail, revealing the watch face and the upper part of the abdomen, which is engraved at the tip. A decoration of striations and circles highlights the sides and continues under the abdomen, where the hind legs are welded and folded. The bezel is enameled in champlevé black and dark blue (small chip). Owl hallmark. Partial and illegible master stamp. Excellent condition. Manual mechanical movement. Enamel dial with blue and red colored numerals. Gilded dotted minute divisions. Cylinder escapement. Very good condition. Non-functional. Circa 1890. Gross weight: 28.9 g.

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