English watch maker Wilhelm Kipling London
Very rare, strong verge clock in triple casing made for Ottomans.
60 mm in diameter. Without pedant - with 73 mm. Height 29 mm - weight 158 g
Unusual collector's watch.
The first protective case is tortoise shell. Very, very beautiful condition. Silver nail complete. Fine decorative circle.
Second outer casing with gold-plated design.
The third watch case is silver. White enamel dial:
Original casing in beautiful condition - fine dial in top condition. No damage.
Dial with great, original painting. Signed in with Kipling in the banner - original hands - gold-coloured with incorporated decorations. Ottoman numerals and minute scale with Arabic numerals in lots of 5. Unlocking mechanism to access the movement on the dial at 6 o'clock.
Very delicate and playful clockwork. The entire plate is engraved. Round verge cock with flora depiction and floral middle - bolted ruby bearing jewel. Silver disk to adjust the speed. Golden angular ornamental pillars and decorations. Movement signature Wm. Kipling London 13476
Winding on the back. Key to set the hands at the same time (in the middle of the dial)
The movement works. Precision and power reserve not tested since this is a collector's item.
Winding key is present on the gold-plated chain.
Watch made in 1760 England
Absolute top collectors condition.
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- Wm. Kipling
- Prunkspindeluhr - 2 Übergehäuse - Osmanien - handgemalt
- England 1760
- Mouvement à remontage mécanique
- Matériau du boîtier
- - Écaille de tortue, Plaqué or
- Finesse du matériau
- Magnifique cadran - écaille de tortue - chaîne
- Montre de poche
- Envoi assuré
- Portée et en très bon état