Case:Two part brass with a leather outer rim (total diameter is 45 mm and the brass section of the dial is 30 mm.
Dial: The dial is in near mint original condition featuring a bone white background and marked Andre Wyler below the 12 o'clock position, and 15 Jewels above the 6 o'clock position, and Made in France at the very bottom of the dial. It has very stylish Roman Numeral hour markers that are applied and have a gold tone color. The dauphine-style hour and minute hands are gold tone in color.
Movement: A mechanical wind movement that is marked Andre Wyler, 15 Fifteen Jewels, Unadjusted.
Comments: This is a very unusual French Made 15 Jewel Skeleton Back Pocket Watch. Its rim is surrounded with a leather edge and there is a loop for a chain at the 12 o'clock position. The case is brass and the crown is located at the 6 o'clock position. It is in excellent overall condition, setting, winding and keeping time.
Item ID: WNS-PW-6032
Andre Wyler - Very Unusual French Made 15 Jewel Skeleton Back Pocket Watch with an Outer Leather Rim and the Crown at the 6 o'clock Position (circa 1950s)