Grimalde Johnson London - Meisterlich feinst gravierte frühe Prunk Sternspindeluhr - Men - England 1800

Description
Grimalde Johnson London - Meisterlich feinst gravierte frühe Prunk Sternspindeluhr - Men - England 1800
Manual winding - Silver - Spindelwerk - hand engraving - silver chain - diamond trim

English watchmaking.

Grimalde Johnson Strand London

Unusual spindle clock in silver case with enamel dial in a masterfully engraved star-shaped case. Solid and fine silver - tested - at least 800. Chain hallmarked multiple times.

64 mm diameter without pendant - with 85 mm Height 55 mm - weight with chain 166 g

Original casing in perfect condition.

Fine and very beautiful dial. White enamel - very good condition - no damage by the winding (rare). Roman numerals. Continuous minute scale. Original steel hands with ring ornamentation - gold coloured. Winding at 3 o'clock.

All surfaces on the case are engraved by a master hand.
Finest steel ornamentation and the most beautiful decorative lines. Back - eye of god (with diamond slivers), starry sky and Jewish priest.

Wound from the front.

Winding key attached to chain.

Interesting fire gold-plated movement with finely crafted verge cocks - finished with face. Beautifully done. Round pillars. Signed Grimalde Johnson Nr. 6731 Strand London

Movement in working order.

Since this is a collector's watch, precision and power reserve were not tested.

Rare unusual collector's watch in unusual casing with exceptional finish. Masterful engraving.

Pictures are part of the description.

Insured shipping.

Lot details
Brand
Grimalde Johnson London
Model
Meisterlich feinst gravierte frühe Prunk Sternspindeluhr
Gender
Men
Period
England 1800
Movement
Manual winding
Case material
Silver
Material fineness
800
Extras
Spindelwerk - hand engraving - silver chain - diamond trim
Type
Pocket watch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
Worn with little to no signs of use
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