Mortem obire - Skull Face - Skull
Beautiful, solid, silver, skull verge watch. (Memento Mori) in a realistic decorative case. The silver on the underside is hallmarked.
Opens at the jaw.
Bridge movement with enamel dial signed with Pressaq a Perrigueux (Périgueux is a town and municipality in the French region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine). Fine Roman numerals and dotted minute track with Arabic numerals in multiples of 5. The watch can be wound with a key on the dial at 2 o'clock.
Key for winding and setting the time is included.
Movement opens upwards.
The movement works. This is a collector's item. Power reserve and accuracy have therefore not been verified.
The engraved front shows the lettering mortem obire with an ornamental garland.
On the back is a running skeleton and a bishop - underneath a branch with leaves.
Watch height: 49 mm. Length: 59 mm and width: 49 mm. Weight: 175 g with chain. Watch manufacture circa 1860.
The clock is in very good condition.
Watch with an unusual design from a collection. It is worth collecting.
Silver chain with multple hallmarks. Length: 30 cm.
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Insured shipping with FedEx.
- Pressaq a Perrigueux
- mortem obire - Totenkopf Silber Taschenuhr
- Frankreich 1860
- Sollevamento chiave
- Materiale cassa
- Titolo materiale
- Incisione a mano fine - faccia totem - scheletro - catena d'argento
- Orologio da taschino
- Spedizione assicurata
- Indossato con pochi o nessun segno d’uso