John Worke London - English watchmaker - London, see Baillie p. 348
Collector's watch with repoussé case - fine depiction of a visit to the palace. Many figures and animal scenes - high-quality
Watch with outer silver repoussé case (high relief) of extremely beautiful quality and condition. Solid case with an appealing look. With an outer hinge and silver button for opening. Lined with blue fabric.
Inner case: silver
Fine enamel dial with Roman numerals and an outer minute scale with Arabic numerals in steps of 5 - they are connected to each other = so-called arcade dial - beautiful hands Release on the dial = early watch Dial in very good condition for its age.
Winding on the back.
The winding key is included.
Fire-gilded movement in a fine appealing shape inscribed 10392 John Worke London - full plate decorations - verge escapement via fusee and chain - beautiful angular pillars - doubly decorated fine unusual round verge cock - beautifully made - depiction of flowers and tendrils. Silver disc for speed regulation.
The movement works. This is a collector's item. Power reserve and precision have therefore not been tested.
Watch diameter: 51 mm - height: 26 mm - total length with crown: 66 mm, weight: 98 g
The entire verge watch has a very appealing shape.
Unusual interesting collector's watch with a beautiful high relief outer case.
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Insured shipping with FedEx.
- John Worke London
- Frühe Silber Repouseespindeluhr - Der Besuch im Palast
- England um 1750
- Sollevamento chiave
- Materiale cassa
- Titolo materiale
- Rappresentazione a più figure - quadrante arcade - Lit, Baillie p. 348
- Orologio da taschino
- Spedizione assicurata
- Funzionante con visibili tracce d’uso