Unusual solid 18 kt open face gold pocket watch with splendid dial.
Collector's watch by well-known English watch manufacturer with Masonic (Freemasons) symbols and erotic automaton.
53 mm diameter without pendant - with 80 mm Height 21 mm - weight 137 g
Fine and very unusual dial. In very good condition without damage. Enamel dial ring. All numbers are depicted using coloured Masonic symbols. Original steel hands - gold-coloured. Guilloché gold plate in the centre - automaton at 6 o'clock - man and woman. The man moves back and forth when the repeater is triggered.
Struck on the hour and quarter hour with double strike - very fine and bright.
18 kt casing with multiple hallmarks.
Winding behind the back lid.
Comes with winding key.
Classic movement with beautiful construction. Movement is fire-gilded. Signed Molyneuc & Son 44 Devonshire Street, London,
Movement in working order.
Back lid - guilloché (partly worn)
Manufactured circa 1860, London
Gold inner lid with dedication THIS WATCH has belonged to
then three members of the Holthous family with their respective dates of death. 1864 - 1881 - 1949 - another member of the family is engraved in the back lid.
Movement and repeater are wound to the left with a key
Rare collector's watch
Pictures are part of the description.
- 33 Molyneux & Son
- Prunk Masonic 18Kt Golduhr - Quarter Repeater - Goldautomat
- Manual winding
- Case material
- Yellow gold
- Material fineness
- 18 kt.
- Masonic (Maonic) character clock face - erotic machine - quarter repeater
- Pocket watch
- Shipped Insured
- Worn & in very good condition