Abraham Colomby à Genève - 22kt Goldspindeluhr - Übergehäuse Emaillemalerei - Men - Schweiz 1785

Description
Abraham Colomby à Genève - 22kt Goldspindeluhr - Übergehäuse Emaillemalerei - Men - Schweiz 1785
Manual winding - Yellow gold - Fine painting - stone trimming - multicolor gold

Swiss watch manufacturer

Abraham Colomby, Geneva/London, watchmaker for decorative jewellery verge watches.

Unusual collectors' watch with 22 ct gold outer casing - floral garlands in gold (green) on the sides.

Watch of exceptional quality and condition. Small solid casing with a high-quality look. On the back is undamaged enamel painting with diamond sliver inlay in the hatband - as earring or on the décolleté of the girl. Depiction of a young girl in the form of a portrait. Wonderful stone finish as the frame of the enamel. The front likewise has a stone wreath (a few missing)

Inner casing 22 ct gold.

Elegant enamel dial with Roman numerals and Arabic 10s minute scale (so-called) - original barque hands with stone trim. Signed Abraham Colomby

The watch is overall in good condition.

Winding at the back - winding key included.

Fire-gilded movement marked Abraham Colomby 0049 - verge escapement above the fusee and chain - functioning - production around 1785. Very fine movement design. Wonderful design of the plate. Beautiful angular hands.
Fine verge cocks with swirling finish in the shape of a hat and with a floral middle point. Ruby bearings. Disc for speed regulation in silver.

Watch diameter 36 mm - height 25 mm - total length with pedant 52 mm - 69 g heavy.

Extraordinarily very decorative rare verge watch - rarely on offer.

The pictures are a part of the description.

Insured shipment with Austrian postal service.

Lot details
Brand
Abraham Colomby à Genève
Model
22kt Goldspindeluhr - Übergehäuse Emaillemalerei
Gender
Men
Period
Schweiz 1785
Movement
Manual winding
Case material
Yellow gold
Material fineness
22 kt.
Extras
Fine painting - stone trimming - multicolor gold
Type
Pocket watch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
Worn & in very good condition
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