Important Imperial Russian Officer's Silver, Enamel Pavel Buhre award watch&chain. An unique watch with a high historical value. The watch has been awarded by Tsar Alexander III to the Calavry Regiment Colonel Oleg Bezuhov for Bravery. The watch is oversize-52mm in diameter.It has a solid silver case depicting an enamel portrait of Tsar Alexander III. High grade nickel plate movement with. Maximum jewels, precision regulator , big bycolor(bymetal) Guillaume compensating balance wheel with gold screws, Breguet spiral, ruby endstone on balance. The inner case is engraved in Russian "Pavel Buhre" Fine enamel dial signed Pavel Buhre in Russian.
It comes with the matching silver chain ending with a lucky bullet fob. The watch comes with CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY.
Pavel Buhre was one of the first watch companies in Europe. The company was founded by Karl Buhre, a Russian businessman of German descent. At first the Buhre watch company was located exclusively in St. In 1874, 34-year-old Pavel Buhre, Sr. By order of the imperial court the Buhre factory produced gift watches, which the emperor presented to officials for distinguished public service, foreign diplomats and prominent figures of culture.Buhre watches were also given as bonuses to officers and non-commissioned officers in the Russian army. Pavel Buhre watches were awarded top prizes at many national and international exhibitions, including silver and gold medals at Worlds Fairs in Paris in 1889 and 1900, respectively. A silver medal in 1889, and a gold medal in 1900.
In 1916, Pavel Buhre company received the Swiss patent number 74144 for the in-house chronograph. The Buhre produced upmarket products as well as watches for the public at large. Prices for a Pavel Buhre watch started at only two rubles and went as high as several thousand.This Russian company became one of the worlds leading producers of affordable watches for broadest social demographics. Get images that make Supersized seem small.
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