Important Collector's, Watches, Wristwatches, and Clocks.An Important Collection of Coach Watches
LOT 405
Probably German, circa 1860.Fine and rare ivory and horn walking stick with built-in sundial.
C. Spherical ivory pommel in two hemispheres representing a globe with great detail, the equator in tortoiseshell, the hinged sphere opening to reveal the sundial, gold collet.Diam. 51mm.
Estimate: 2,200 CHF - 3,000 CHF
Estimate: 1,200 US$ - 1,700 US$
Grading system

C 3 D 6 - 24 M AA
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Illustrated in 'Canes From the Seventeenth to the Twentieth Century', by JEFFREY B. SNYDER, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, USA, 1993, p. 102.
Important Collector's, Watches, Wristwatches, and Clocks.An Important Collection of Coach Watches
15-10-2000
Sold including buyer's premium:
3,105 CHF