Victorian Enameled Angels Scene 18K Gold Pendant Watch with Seed Pearl Border CA1880s

Victorian Enameled Angels Scene 18K Gold Pendant Watch with Seed Pearl Border CA1880s

VICTORIAN-ENAMEL-WATCH-SP72021-01-TE
$2,250.00
Victorian Enameled Angels Scene 18K Gold Pendant Watch with Seed Pearl Border CA1880s
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Victorian Enameled Angels Scene 18K Gold Pendant Watch with Seed Pearl Border CA1880s

VICTORIAN-ENAMEL-WATCH-SP72021-01-TE
$2,250.00

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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 CA1880s
Manufacturer; Unsigned; Country: Swiss; Type: Lady's; Serial #54928; Circa Date:1880s
CASE
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.
Conditions:
C 3 (The case is in Very Good condition)
DIAL
Color: White with applied yellow gold scrollwork border.
Type: Porcelain
Numerals: Roman numerals with outside minute track including Arabic1/4 Hour numerals.
Hands: Gold Filigree hands.
Conditions:
D 3 (The dial is in Very Good condition)
MOVEMENT
Jewels: 15 Jewels.
Setting: Pin Set.
Escapement: Cylinder Escapement.
Material: Gilt.
Layout: Bridge style layout.
Signed: Unsigned
Number: 54928
Conditions:
M 3 (The movement is in Very Good condition)