This watch has an open-face design and allows reading the time without opening the watch. The design is that of the Claddagh taken from the famous love symbol designed in the town of Claddagh, Co. Galway by Richard Joyce back in the year 1689. The design is often used for wedding rings as it is based on the ring that Richard made for his bride to be. The symbolisms are "hands for friendship", "heart for love" and "crown for loyalty".
Ireland is known worldwide for it’s beautiful scenery and it’s friendly people. Our small island of 6.3 million is a very popular tourist attraction, especially for Americans. With 1.3 million people living in our capital city Dublin, it is a city that never sleeps. Our beautiful country is one to be proud of!
This is a mechanical gents watch designed to capture that early Victorian look as portrayed by the gents of that time. The watch itself is a manual wind-up and the workings can be seen from both the front face and back of the watch. The chain is 12" in length and has a pocket clip on the end designed to slip on to the cuff of a pocket.
The perfect gift for the groomsmen and best man on a wedding day or a delightful gift for that special man in your life to celebrate any occasion.