Very fine German, quality 1a Union Glashütte pocket watch 18k gold open face pocket watch 1895. Very fine German, quality 1a Union Glashütte 18k gold.Open face pocket watch 1895. A very fine Glashuette 18k gold pocket watch by Uhrenfabrik Union Glashütte from Saxony. Diameter 52,5mm, weight 109g movement No.
Beautiful polished and gilloched 18k gold case. The signed case is very well preserved. Very well preserved tree part enamel dial with Arabic numerals, auxiliary seconds, signed. Dial and hands are in mint condition.
Typically Glashuette Precision 3/4 plate movement , gilt, frosted and signed. Screwed gold chatons, gold screw compensation balance. Index spring fine adjusting device.Gold lever and escape wheel. Signed Glashütter Uhrenfabrikation Union No 42195.
The very clean movement is running accurate and is in very nice condition. Over all, the watch is in very nice and fully functional condition. In 1874, Johannes Dürrstein founded the watch sale company Dürrstein & Co in Dresden and built a trading network in Europe, already in 1874 he took over the Exclusive distribution of the watches from Adolph Lange in Glashütte. 1893, Johannes Dürrstein founded the manufacture Uhrenfabrik Union, Glashütte i. S In order to offer cheaper watches on the market.
After Dürrsteins dead in 1901 his brothers took over first and later his widow, in great depression after ww1 in 1926 the company went bankrupt. 12-Stunden-Zifferblatt, Arabische Ziffern, Qualität 1A.Sehr gut / very good. The love for old things has kept me working as an antique dealer for over twenty-five years. Originally born in Denmark, I have been living in Berlin for a long time.
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