Hallmark LA VICTORIE with woman's head = company logo of Braunschweig&Hirsch - movements, casing, dial; La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland; registered as of 1891.
Solid heavy gold savonette circa 1895. Guilloched casing in very good condition. With ceremonial coat of arms cartouche on the front.
Very solid gold casing 14 kt (0.585) - hallmarked. Guilloched casing. Gold cuvette = inner metal dust cover. - Front and back lids hallmarked and with company logo.
Very well-maintained two-part enamel dial. Fine Arabic numerals with dotted minute markers on the outside. Decorative hand-wrought hands - gold-coloured. Small recessed second hand above the six o'clock.
Hands positioned via the crown.
Classic smooth dust lid (metal)
Fine bridge movement with anchor escapement and typical Swiss construction from the fabrication of Braunschweig&Hirsch La Chaux-de-Fonds Switzerland. Chaton bearing and screwed bearing jewel.
Timepiece diameter 50 mm excluding crown - with crown 69 mm. Weight 94 g with chain. Made circa 1895. Watch chain length 26 cm.
Very beautiful collector's watch.
Pictures are part of the description.
Insured shipping with Austrian Post AG.
- La victorie La Chauxde-Fonds
- 14kt. Schwere guillochierte Goldsavonette mit Kette
- Schweiz 1895
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Yellow gold
- Material fineness
- 15 kt.
- Gold plated chain - gooseneck fine adjustment
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn with little to no signs of use