Jn. Edmonds London - Frühe Sack-Repouseespindeluhr Nr. 364 - Men - Österreich 1740

Description
Jn. Edmonds London - Frühe Sack-Repouseespindeluhr Nr. 364 - Men - Österreich 1740
Manual winding - Silver - Beautiful case - Champlevedial - Masterwork - Finest Quality

English watchmaking.

Jn. Edmonds - A London watchmaker was active around 1740

Collector's watch with repousse case of the finest quality - depicting a royal scene.

The watch has a silver repousse exterior casing of very fine and beautiful quality and in excellent condition.
High relief work. Silver push button to open

Incredible condition for a more a watch of more than 300 years old!


Inner casing is also silver. Hallmarked.

Fine Champleve dial with Roman numerals as well as outer running minute markers with applied Arabian 5-piece-steel. Edmonds is inscribed on the name cartouche. On the left is an angel, and on the right is a bearded man.

Overall, the watch is in very good condition-the wind is over the back.

Winding key is included.

Movement folds out near the six.

Labelled fire gold-plated high movement - verge escapement and a fusée-and-chain movement in working order (timekeeping not tested) - made around 1740. Lovely plate.
Nice round pillars. Fine and unusual spindle cock - floral with interesting two-sided connection. Silver disc for speed regulation.
Signed Jn. Edmonds London No. 364

Watch diameter 52 mm - height 27 mm - total length with pendant 68 mm - weighs 96 g. - Very attractive shape.

Unusual and interesting spindle clock with beautiful exterior casing in very attractive condition, made for every collection of antique watches

The pictures are part of the description

Insured shipment with Österreichische Post AG.

Lot details
Brand
Jn. Edmonds London
Model
Frühe Sack-Repouseespindeluhr Nr. 364
Gender
Men
Period
Österreich 1740
Movement
Manual winding
Case material
Silver
Material fineness
800
Extras
Beautiful case - Champlevedial - Masterwork - Finest Quality
Type
Pocket watch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
Worn with little to no signs of use
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