Antique Swiss 800 Silver Niello Full Hunter Watch With 15 Jewel

£395.00

Antique silver pocketwatch for sale…

Description

A stunning well designed and working full silver pocket watch with niello design for sale…

This is a beautiful late 19th-century Swiss mechanism full hunter watch made from 0.800 silver with Niello design on the outer casing and has 15 jewels. It’s a heavy watch and is in full working condition.

Used for centuries in Europe Niello design mimics enamel decoration but was actually created from a mixed metal alloy made from silver, copper, lead, and sulfur. Master craftsmen used Niello as a way to add ornate designs to silver items.

Pocketwatch Condition:

Some wear to watch exterior but nothing major. The watch is fully working and running.

Pocketwatch Size:

5cm Diameter

6.2cm from bottom to top of the crown

Pocketwatch Material:

.800 silver full casing

Additional information

Weight .5 kg
Dimensions 8 × 5 × 5 cm
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