Unusual verge clock in heavy 18 kt gold casing with alarm mechanism on bell with additional quarter repeater
56 mm diameter without pendant - with 80 mm Height 24 mm - weight 149 g
Original casing in beautiful condition.
Fine white dial. Enamel - very good condition. Arabic numerals. Line indices. Blued steel hands, finely made. (Hour hand shortened) Two windings for alarm and time movements. Central alarm hand - set by hand.
Comes with winding key.
Fire gold-plated full platine verge escapement behind. Round, floral verge cock with a beautiful look. Small disc in silver for adjusting the speed of the movement.
Inner lid with bell silver - outside with fine floral engraving (skeletonised) - masterpiece.
Movement and alarm work.
The watch was manufactured in Switzerland around 1790.
Beautiful collector's watch with unusual alarm clock and additional quarter repeater.
Pictures are part of the description.
Insured shipment with Österreichische Post AG
- 8.A&F Geneve
- Mächtige Goldspindeluhr - Glockenweckwerk - Quarter Repeater
- Earlier than 1850
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Yellow gold
- Material fineness
- 18 kt.
- Quarter repeater and alarm clock on bell
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn with little to no signs of use