The Beauty of Watch Decorations & Finishes

Part 2

by Jack Freedman

NOTICE OF DISCLAIMER: Please note that any and all information submitted here may not be accurate and could be unconfirmed.

Hand engraved motifs

IWC Il Destriero

Precious metals

GP Three Gold Bridges

JLC 889

21k peripheral mass of rotor

Precious stones finish

Mauboussin Tourbillon

precious stones set in bridge. (Read article in Escape Wheel*ING #5)


A Rare Combination Of Finishes

On One Timepiece

Parmigiani pocket watch


Part 1

The writer acknowledges thanks to the “Watches 98” book and to the Public Relations Department of Seiko Corporation of America for information gathered to cover parts of this report.

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(copyrighted by Jack Freedman, 9/98)