Watch is serviced professionally in 2021, Working perfectly, Photo part description. Henri-Robert Ekegren carried out orders for the best Swiss watch companies such as Jules Jurgensen, Winnerl Paris, Golay Geneva, before he opened his watch manufactory in Geneva. Ekegren was bought by Edouard Koehn, director of Patek Philippe.Cohen retained the name of the Ekegren factory, and its founder remained there as chief engineer for life until 1896. Thus, the Ekegren brand was involved in the history of Patek Philippe, and in terms of the level of products it was in no way inferior to it. STUNNING INCREDIBLY RARE GENTS 1880 H. EKEGREN / Ed Koehn / Patek Philippe. THE WATCH IS IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION.
This watch used to be an H. EKEGREN movement and placed it in a modern case. It is very well preserved movement. The process this watch went through is called'marriage' (hence the term, marriage watch). You are looking at a professionally made marriage wrist watch product.
THESE WATCHES ARE PERFECT AND MADE WITH TASTE! This beautiful watch has the original movement in an excellent status which was very well saved, considering age of this watch. EKEGREN GENEVA SUISSE SIGNED MOVEMENT IS BEAUTIFUL AND HAS HAD A FULL SERVICE. IT KEEPS VERY GOOD TIME. THE VERY EARLY MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBER 111613.INCREDIBLE HIGH LEVEL MECHANISM ENGRAVING. To set the time (move hands to desired position) on this watch it is required to keep the small release button under the crown fully pressed while twisting the crown clockwise at the same time. He then began as an employed watchmaker with Patek Philippe and later became director. In 1891 Edouard Koehn acquired the company H. Henri Robert Ekegrèn, however, remained active in the company until his death in 1896.
The sense of quality that he acquired during his many years at Patek Philippe was later reflected in his own products, which he designed and manufactured. Koehn and Ekegrén shared a passion for absolute top quality watches. The two watchmakers combined their lifelong uncompromising commitment to produce only the best and finest quality watches. In Ekegrén, Koehn found an adequate partner and succeeded in surpassing the quality of his former employer Patek Philippe. The company also supplied watches to various other companies such as Tiffany & Co.
I would like to warn you that your package may be delayed due to restrictions on scheduled flights and quarantine ads in some countries. The item "STUNNING GENTS VINTAGE WATCH WITH VERY RARE 1880 Ed Koehn H R EKEGREN MOVEMENT" is in sale since Tuesday, August 24, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "tnmshmr" and is located in Miami.
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