Antique TAVANNES / Escasany 48mm Sterling Silver and Enamel Pocket Watch withBox
Antique TAVANNES / Escasany Sterling Silver and Enamel Pocket Watch. Accompanied by its original Box. (aka: Escasany Brothers), was a well known watch and jewelry shop located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 1892 to 1978. It was the most important watch and jewelry shop in the country, with almost 1500 employees, and several branchs all along the country. You can see a photo of their main building (still preserved), in the listing. Steel finish with decoration on plate and bridges. Dial : Matte silver, showing concetric texture background in the center and sub-seconds dial. Subsidiary Dial for Seconds at 6 o'clock.
Blued steel "Breguet Moon" set of hands. Acrylic cristal, surrounded by white enamel concentric circles, and outermost Floral decoration engrave don bezel. Crown and pendant bow at 12 o'clock. Hinged back, with violet enamel "marbled" decoration, framed by a white enamel circle, and outermost Floral decoration too.
Showing inside the serial number and hallmarks. Thickness: 11 millimeters (including crystal). Condition : Very good and working. Case was fortunately well preserved, and also cover and hinges are working properly.
Dial show some minor details, but it is complete and readable (please check the larger photographs for details). Images and description from the original piece. All our items are photographed and described from the actual pieces, so please check carefully photos and description to avoid any future inconvenients.
Questions: We are usually offline during weekends. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Pocket Watches".
The seller is "rilwatches" and is located in this country: AR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Water Resistance: Not Water Resistant
- Pocket Watch Size: 48 mm
- Movement: Mechanical (Manual)
- Closure: Open Face
- Indices: Arabic Numerals, 12-Hour Dial
- With Papers: No
- Vintage: Yes
- Personalize: No
- Brand: Tavannes
- Case Color: Silver
- Department: Unisex Adult
- Caseback: Snap
- Type: Pocket Watch
- Customized: No
- Dial Color: Silver
- Escapement Type: Lever
- Style: Dress/Formal
- With Original Box/Packaging: Yes
- With Manual/Booklet: No
- Case Material: Sterling Silver
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
- Display: Analog