The design of the devices is such that can be gently opened to show the upper portion of the device. It also contained a cover on top of the watch. Thus the design of this cover is a bit complex. Generally, in this pocket device the mechanism is fully controlled by hand and thus it has a simple mechanism as well. These watches are usually round shaped which can easily fit in your palm of the hand. These products generally have an extra hand beside the minute and the hour hand. The winding device is located at the upper part of the device.
These watches were quite famous and preferred by people in the last two centuries. At that time it was considered as a form of a well mannered descent person to look at the time. However, these products have become a rare item nowadays. You would not find these instruments in all local stores. The online antique stores are some of the best places to find a good collection of these watches. Style of people has undergone a big reform in today’s world. People do not have the time to take out the watch from the pocket and look at the time.