Stock No. : 0702

Julien Blin
Paris, c1780
Gilt case
Verge movement


MOVEMENT : Fully signed and numbered (417). Nicely engraved and pierced balance cock. Good original condition and running well.

DIAL : 39 mm, white enamel. Nice condition with just one repair at the winding hole. Gilt brass hands.

CASE : 47.5 mm. Gilt, repousse with gem settings (paste). Marked with a case number (286). The hinges are fine and the bezel snaps shut nicely. The high dome crystal is also fine. There is some wear to the gilding on the case especially to the bow and high points on the repousse back. The bezel and back are set with paste gems and about 25% of these are missing.

Julien Blin is listed in Paris between 1775 and 1789.