18th-Century German Watch
Kipling de Freitas

18th-Century German Watch

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An elegant gold watch and pair case in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, made about 1730, has a repeating movement signed “E.Vredig, London.” Actually produced in Augsburg or Friedberg, Germany, this imitation of a fashionable English watch has a pierced, engraved, and chased gold case decorated with Rococo motifs. Our distinctive adaptation is based on this rare original.

Produced in cooperation with the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Stainless steel case and link bracelet. Quartz movement. Case: 1 3/4'' diam.; inner circumference: 8'' (adjustable).