|Ref. No.||Venus 203|
|Price||3,900 € (= $4,174) [Negotiable]|
|Case diameter||30 mm|
|Moonphase, Date, Weekday, Month, Annual calendar|
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FAVRE Leuba (Bovet) triple calendar moon phase
The original Datora
Internal clock with date, weekday and month and moon phase
A very fine and high-quality collect Ruhr
Early full calendar watch
Calendar - Moon Phase Datora from 1945
Extreme rarity with the very rare and high-quality caliber Valjoux 89
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80 % of the full calendar watches , offered on the market are incorrect, we would be happy to show you before purchasing such a watch an expertise to make for a low cost participation.
"There is nothing that the United Kingdom is," wrote the Emperor Quianlong to King George III, " What the heavenly kingdom may need. " Nothing except a: watches were the only foreign products to which the Chinese elite interest.
Quianlong itself had a remarkable collection. While the United Kingdom gunboats and opium use for the Chinese market to keep open violently, it was a Swiss businessman of the key to this place. The 21-year-old Edouard Bovet came 1818 in canton and almost immediately sold for 10,000 francs four clocks - in the present value of a million US dollars.
Edouard Bovet then decided to stay in Canton, a watchmaker dynasty, which had 80 years of inventory. Soon was in China "Bo Wei" became a synonym for a clock.
Through the chaos of the different currencies in the late Manchu China spread Bovet watches thanks to their consistently high value even increasingly as a replacement object.
In the meantime, Bovets Hometown Fleurier in Val-de-Travers is one of the leading centers of production, which is the art of watchmaking and skills Europe showed a distant civilization. Bovets watches from the 19. Century was basically in favor of the far eastern market and showed that universal themes of peace, harmony and order of fashion are capable of. Their immortal enamels and robust movements have secured their survival in today's treasures.
Bovets Chinese watches were decorated with split pearls and exquisite miniatures on enamel, created by the great masters of this time. They were the first to which a transparent rear side showed to an insight on detailed engraved and open to allow worked movements A second pointer, rather unusual in this era, brought life on the dial. The exotic decoration with the robust, double movements sold not only in China but in total Asia, the Middle East and America.
A very high-quality watch with many complications
The clock is located in the good of the watchmaker verified status