English 18K Open Face Pocket Watch by Rundell & Bridge
Rundell & Bridge of London, jewelers to King George III, crafted this quality key wind pocket watch. The 18K gold hinged case has a convex porcelain dial with Arabic numerals and gold arrow hands. It features an eye-catching cobalt blue enamel over a finely engraved back plate and in the decorative bezel design. The winding stem has engraved swag and tassel detail.
High quality craftsmanship is evident by the intricate fusee movement with artistic piercing to the balance cock and rate adjuster. Movement signed Rundell & Bridge London.
This very handsome pocket watch serves as a wonderful example of the strong economy and lavish flare of its time, and comes with its original presentation box and winding key.