A. Lange & Söhne DUF savonette pocket watch

A. Lange & Söhne DUF savonette pocket watch Description of the watch Type: Savonette pocket watch Time: 1898 Origin: Glashuette / Germany Description: Savonette-pocket watch, 585er rose gold case, enamel dial Case: Gold case 585er (Swiss hallmark "squirrel"and German hallmark "crown and sun"), Lucia Form case Nr. 51.xxx Dial: Enamel dial with roman digits, signiture: [...]

Repeter pocket watch with verge and fusee

Repeter pocket watch with verge and fusee Description of the watch Type: Repeter pocket watch Epoche/Zeit: 1795 Origin: Switzerland Signed: Ls. Mayot à Avully Description: Repeter pocket watch with verge and fusee, verge escapement Case: silver case Dial: email - dial with roman letters Movement: quarter repeater Work taking apart of the movement, cleaning of all parts, [...]

French Carriage Clock, circa 1890

French Carriage Clock, circa 1890 Restoration of French Carriage Clock Description of the clock Type: Carriage Clock Epoche/Time: 1890 Origin: France Description: alarm and repetition, swiss leaver escapement Case: George brass case Dial: silvered - dial two emmeiled parts for the time and the alarm, roman letters Movement: grande & petite Sonnerie   Work taking apart [...]

Wrist watch Omega hand winding 30T2PC

Wrist watch Omega hand winding 30T2PC Description of the watch Type: Wrist watch Epoche/Time: 1947/48 Origin: Omega / Switzerland Description: Hand-winding wrist watch Case: Steel case Dial: champagne color dial with Arabic digits Movement: Caliber 30T2PC, 15 jewels, Swiss lever escapement, number 11261xxx Work taking apart of the movement, cleaning of all parts, removing the old [...]

Pocket chronometer Dent / London 1890

Pocket chronometer Dent / London 1890 Restoration of ocket chronometer Dent / London 1890 Description of the watch Type: Pocket Chronometer Epoch/Time: ca. 1890 Origin: Swiss for the english market Description: Savonette-Pocket-Chronometer, 18 K Gold case, enamel dial, Case: Gold-case18K (Swiss hall malrk „squirel“), Jürgensen Form mit Arguté-Schluss, Gehäuse Nr. 286959 Dial: enamel dial with [...]

The Making of a Chronometer detent

The making of a chronometer detent is just one but an importent tasks of a chronometer maker. There are many good watchmakter out there. The speciece of chronometer maker nowadays is very rare. But some of the old masters fortunately wrote down there knowledge to pass it on to a new generation. Alfred Helwig is [...]