empressissi™ is pleased to offer this antique cylinder pocket from the mid 19th century in excellent condition.
This is a Lepine pocket watch style cylinder movement KWKS (key wind/key set) gilt caliber in overall excellent condition and running with 4 jewels which is a standard in cylinder movements. The movement is cased in a slim solid 18K gold case, relatively large and with amazing hand engraved decorations all around, depicting a floral motif on the back of the case. It has a good firm bow and near mint crystal. The net gold weight of this case is 13 grams.
The dial is a metal dial in off white tone with Roman numerals and golden floral motif with original set of Breguet style hands.
This one of a kind pocket watch measures 46mm side to side (excluding crown). Please remember that thus all items listed in the 'Cylinder Pocket Watches' collection are mechanically complete and running, with the majority of them being relatively accurate, this is the only collection we are offering as historic horological artifacts, with no guarantee whatsoever regarding their timekeeping standards and/or duration of functionality.