Rich. Ovingham - English watchmaker - London
A collector's watch with repousée casing - displaying a courtly scene with king, woman and child Complete ornamentation.
Watch with silver repousée casing in very fine and beautiful quality and condition.
Partially gold-plated. Casing is visually stunning. With hinge on the outside. Pusher to open. Inside is a note from a London watch dealer.
Inner casing is also silver.
Fine enamel dial with Arabic numerals as well as dot minute scale running around the outside - filigree decorated hands - blued. Unlocked underneath the dial. Date scale running around the inside.
The entire watch is in very good condition and wound via the back
Comes with two winding keys. One for the winding - the other for setting the hands on the dial (pointer shaft)
Fire gold-plated movement inscribed Rich Ovingham London No 2286 - verge escapement with fusée and chain - beautiful edgy columns. Fine, unusual, round verge cock with flower basket end. Numerous applique over the whole plate. Silver disc for speed regulation. Soldered at the folding hinge.
Movement in full working order. As it is a collector's item the running time and precision have not been tested.
Watch diameter 50 mm - height 27 mm - total length with pedant 67 mm - 98 g. - Very attractive shape.
Extraordinary, interesting verge watch with beautiful outer casing.
On offer without reserve price.
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Insured shipment with Austrian Post AG.
- 2.Rich. Ovingham London
- Silber Repousee Spindeluhr mit Datum NO RESERVE PRICE
- England 1770
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Material fineness
- Beautiful case - Date - fine Originaldial - Watch No. 2286
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn & in very good condition