A beautiful piece with impressive design - watches with enamel painting, artwork from the 18th century.
Beautiful white enamel dial. Arabic numerals and external line minutes. Original steel hands - blued. Winding next to the two. Signed Breguet - very beautiful condition - a small repair to the winding.
Key winding. Key included.
Master craftsman enamel work on the back lid. A love scene is represented with skilful painting technique and impressive colour radiance. Shy, the girl enjoys the performance of the young boy in front of a pageantry column. Every little detail is represented with the highest quality. The picture is complete with a colourful fantasy painting. Excellent condition. Set with stones (some are missing)
Mechanism opening from the front with a high folding dial. Below classic verge escapement with floral verge cock. Silver disc for adjustments of the mechanism speed. Signed Breguet Paris No.1153. Made circa 1780.
Casing signed LETON. = orig. Leton casing. Enamel watches with original Leton casing are the most sought-after verge watches and get good prices at auctions.
Watch diameter without pedant: 56 mm With pedant 78 mm Height 23 mm. Total weight 118 g.
Very interesting, rare collector's watch with appealing enamel painting. The timepiece works. As it is a collector's item, the accuracy has not been tested.
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Insured shipment with Austrian postal service.
- Breguet a Paris
- Große Lepine Spindeluhr mit Emaillerückseite
- Frankreich 1780
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Leton Case - masterful enamel painting - 78mm - stone trimming
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn & in very good condition