18.Henri Voisin Paris - 18kt Prunk Goldspindeluhr Nr. 136 mit Handgravur - Men - Frankreich 1755

Description
18.Henri Voisin Paris - 18kt Prunk Goldspindeluhr Nr. 136 mit Handgravur - Men - Frankreich 1755
Manual winding - Yellow gold - Fine housing design - engraving - silver key

Parisian watchmaker

Antoine-Henry Voisin was born in 1733 as son of the watchmaker Charles Voisin (1685-1761). He was employed in the Rue Dauphine in Paris and became a master in 1755, picking up the business of his father in 1760.

Beautiful, interesting verge watch made of solid 18 kt gold, with attractive design and construction.

Beautiful enamel dial with black Roman numerals. Outer minute scale in Arabic numerals in fives. Baroque filigreed steel hands - gold-coloured. Key wound at the four. - In very beautiful condition. No damage.

Beautiful bezel with raised leaf applique

Gold back lid 18 kt . Artistically engraved outer surface. Blossom ray decor and leaves and musical instruments and note sheets in the centre. Very artistic design.

Beautiful movement with classic movement structure signed with henry voisin no. 136. Filgireed floral verge cock. Silver disc for speed adjustment.
Very early watch of his creative career.

Movement in full working order. The winding key is included.

Multiple hallmarks in the casing, at least 18 kt gold, probably 20 kt.

Collector's watch the accuracy and running time have not been tested.

Watch diameter without pendant 45 mm - with pendant 60 mm. Height 21 mm - 76 g weight.

The watch is in very beautiful condition. Suitable for collection.

Pictures are part of the description.

Insured shipment with the Östereichischen Post AG. (Insured shipment with Austrian postal service)

Lot details
Brand
18.Henri Voisin Paris
Model
18kt Prunk Goldspindeluhr Nr. 136 mit Handgravur
Gender
Men
Period
Frankreich 1755
Movement
Manual winding
Case material
Yellow gold
Material fineness
18 kt.
Extras
Fine housing design - engraving - silver key
Type
Pocket watch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
Worn & in very good condition
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