Pocket Watches

Enamel hunting-cased keyless pocket watch

    Enamel hunting-cased keyless pocket watch

    Switzerland, Russia (assembly)


    Paul Buhre firm

    Gold, glass, metal alloys; painted enamel, engraving

    Diameter - 5.3 cm; case thickness - 1.5 cm

    Inscription on the dial - "ПАВЕЛЪ БУРЕ / С.-ПЕТЕРБУРГЪ И МОСКВА". An engraved inscription on the movement: "Павелъ Буре". Marks on the case lids and on the movement: "Гельвеция", "К18", "4694". On Remontoir - the stamp "squirrel"


    Mechanical pocket watch in smooth round gold case, with three lids, a crown, with ring and lever for descending the repeater (on the watch case). The enamel monogram "JT" is on the upper lid. It is in red and blue colors. The case lid is smooth and free of decoration. The engraved inscription in Cyrillic is on the movement lid. White enamel dial with black hours' scale marks. Hands are golden (hours, minutes and seconds hands), the hands on small dial are of blued steel. Two scales are on the dial: the minutes' one, which is divided into 60 graduations by Arabic numerals, hours' scale with 12 graduations and Roman numerals, and small seconds' dial with Arabic numerals. The movement with balance wheel on jewels with lever escapement, spring motor, minute repeater device on gongs and Remontoir.