ART NOUVEAU YELLOW GOLD DIAMOND LAPEL WATCH BROOCH
An elaborate hand built and chased naturalistic wild rose lapel brooch suspends an open faced watch densely decorated over edge with poppy flowers and foliage, four fine OEC diamond accents, approx. .38 ct. TW. Porcelain dial with gold Arabic hours. 18k. Unsigned stem wound and set movement #996805. Cuvette #99823. Three bodied case with Swiss control marks and A.W. in oval (American Watch Co.). Ca. 1900. 2 1/2". 15.8 dwt.
Sale Price: $1,125
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Runs. Specialist opinion: The basic gold watch case was imported, the brooch and elaborate decorations were added in the USA.