Christian collector's watch with a beautiful shape in excellent condition.
Interesting verge pocket watch in the shape of a cross - silver (indistinctly hallmarked on the eyelet - tested with fluid, at least 0.800 silver)
All parts of the cross are skeletonised on the front. Depiction of an angel to the right and left - the Holy Spirit is depicted at the top - Christ on the cross at the bottom with a kneeling angel to the right and left. Golden ring with inset glass. Finely made by hand - masterful. Can be opened up. Eyelet at the bottom.
After opening the front, there is a polished silver plate with the timepiece inset in the centre. Enamel dial - Arabic numerals and minute scale on the outside. Filigree steel hands - blued...
1 day pocket watch movement that opens up. Verge escapement - chain fusee. Movement inscribed Duperche St. Cloud no. 155.
Winding and adjustment of hands via the side of the dial.
Fine engraving on the back. Depiction of Christ on the cross. The back opens up - movement cover underneath - inset pocket watch movement with anchor escapement. Gold-plated.
The movement works.
All sides of the cross are finely skeletonised.
Diameter of dial: 27 mm - height of cross: 100 mm with eyelet - width: 62 mm (cross), weight with chain: 144 g
The silver chain is hallmarked on the lobster clasp.
Interesting collector's watch in very good condition.
Pictures are part of the description.
Insured shipment with Österreichische Post AG. (Insured shipment with Austrian postal service)
- Duperche St. Cloud
- Skelettierte Silberkreuz-Spindeltaschenuhr Nr. 155
- Frankreich 1840
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Material fineness
- Solid silver chain - masterpiece
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn with little to no signs of use