For your attention please be aware you are bidding on a 'Marriage watch'. This is composed of a pocket watch movement and a NEW custom made or pocket watch case converted into a wristwatch.
Please consider this before bidding so as to avoid any misunderstanding.
For auction is an extraordinary powerful marriage = wedding watch.
Here, an old Grand Complication pocket watch movement with typical manufacturer's movement construction has been incorporated into a new, handmade steel casing. The result is a great, one-of-a-kind clock.
It is a clock with 8 functions - diameter without crown 50 mm - 20 mm high. Movement circa 1890.
Work with quarter repetition. The hours and the quarter-hour are beaten on demand with a double strike by means of a slider.
Beautiful undamaged original and rare enamelled dial. Time dial with Roman numerals and scale around the exterior. Four auxiliary dials - sunken - date in numbers at 3 o'clock - right - at 9 o'clock day - at 12 o'clock month - at 6 o'clock moon phase and seconds at the same time. Chronograph shutter above the 12 on the casing, single stopper with magic wand pointer. Repeater activated via slider at 9 o'clock. Pointer position by means of push button at the 4 on the casing.
Display date in German.
Glass back with a view of the movement -2 screwed Chatons- a masterpiece of Swiss watch-making.
The watch functions very well and is a pleasure for those that know a bit about complications. A watch for specialists.
The watch is not water proof and is not shock resistant due to the movement.
Pictures are part of the description.
Insured shipping with Austrian postal service.
- Grand Komplikation - Chronograph +Datum + Repeater
- Werk um 1890 -
- Material de la caja
- Hora - Cronógrafo - Fecha - Repetidor de minutos
- Reloj de pulsera Marriage
- Se envía asegurado
- Con desgaste y en buen estado