The master enameller who painted this exquisite watch created an exquisite
and intricate painting of rich color and lustrous sheen, which elevates
timekeeping to a veritable work of art. Despite the artistry and meticulous
execution of their craft, the creators of these miniature paintings are, with
rare exception, anonymous.
Victorian Enameled Angels Scene 18K Gold Pendant Watch with Seed Pearl Border
Manufacturer; Unsigned; Country: Swiss; Type: Lady's; Serial #54928; Circa
Size: Miniature, 30mm Diameter.
Style: Hunters Case
Material: 18K Yellow Gold, Brooch is also 18K Gold.
Decorations: Two angels are on the front cover of the watch with a
matching angel on the brooch of the pendant. The back of the case features a
flame, anchor and 2 doves. The back of the pendants brooch features a blue
cloisonné covered, oval frame for a keepsake photograph. Framing the email
scenes is a fine border of small white seed pearls. The pin/brooch is connected
to the watch by a scrolling/ribbon of seed pearls. The fine craftsmanship of the
pearls and the beautiful angelic scenes of the enamel artwork is remarkable to
say the least.