WW1 Era Art Nouveau Gun Metal French Wind Pocket Watch & Gunmetal Chain Working
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WW1 Era Art Nouveau Gun Metal French Wind Pocket Watch & Gunmetal Chain Working.
This French Gun metal pocket watch has a gorgeous dial with art nouveau cathedral hands dating around 1910 to 1920. The case is dark black gunmetal and aged beautifully, the chain is also gunmetal and appears to be handmade and potentially trench art. This is a real collectors piece presented in what we believe is its original box
Type – Open Faced
Condition – Great condition overall. Case is in Good condition there is a few minor scratches and some pitting. I have cleaned the case in a tasteful way keeping it still looking vintage and aged, but clean. Dial Enamel excellent. Tested and keeping good time. Movement has been oiled. Plexiglass some minor scratches after being polished. ( I believe this is a replacement)
Gender – Men’s
Country of manufacture – France
Brand – Unbranded
Movement – Wind up
Case Material – Gunmetal
Case width Approx – 51.5mm
Thickness – 16mm
Terms of Sale
Payment required within 24 hours of purchase or will be relisted if an online sale. I personally change or polish crystal/Plexiglass to a high standard and straps plus test the watches for efficiency unless specified in title and description. The pictures provided form part of the description and should be checked thoroughly. I do not service the watches, only refurbish unless specified in title/description. I am happy to discuss work done on watches and every effort is taken to keep the watch completely original. If I have changed something I will detail it in the listing. All stock is stored in a secure facility until sale and therefore extra pictures cannot be provided.
In working/serviced condition watches are guaranteed by -5/+5 minutes and is checked manually, item in working condition and keeps time to the best of my knowledge and runs for at least 12+ hours, give or take -5/+5 minutes over 24 hours from a full wind, unless specified in the description. With any vintage watch not serviced, there could be a few minutes lost or gained over 24 hours. Item has been wound and left stationary running over night and face up, to make sure the watch is functional. We do not check power reserves/amplitude nor do we put them on a timegrapher, if it works for 12+ hours, it will be sold as working. With any vintage watch we recommend a service, this can be arranged at a cost by us or we can provide recommendations, please contact us if you would like to arrange this before purchasing. The best way to describe a vintage watch is like an old car, regular servicing, oil and care will keep your watch healthy and improve longevity. With all our listings we offer a 30 day money back guarantee on online for UK buyers, as long as the watch arrives back to us in the same working condition.
All watches and accessories above £20 are sent signed for and 1st Class. Above £200 they are sent next day delivery and recorded. Please give us 2 working days to dispatch your item. Accessories are packaged in bubble wrap and/or padded envelopes. Working watches above £30 are sent in a presentation box.
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