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    J. Trott Witham Verge Pocket Watch with Tortoise and Gilt Case, circa 1775
    Case: inner plain gilt case, outer case with pinned tortoise, 50 mm, bull's eye crystal
    Dial: white enamel, Roman hour chapters, five minute numerals, beetle and poker hands
    Movement: no. 29152, pierced silver top plate, rounded blued screws, blue steel regulator, eight point star form to the pierced cock, blue crystal over the balance, square baluster pillars, verge fusee
    Signed: Jas. Trott, Witham on the movement

    Condition Report*: Type: J. Trott Witham Unique Verge with Tortiose and Gilt Case
    Model: J. Trott Witham
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, five minute numerals
    Hands; steel beetle and poker
    Metal: gilt and tortoise
    Case Info: pair case, plain gilt inner
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass, bullseye
    Watch Movement: no. 29152, gilt verge fusee, square baluster pillars, pierced silver top plate, pierced silver cock with eight point star under a blue crystal cover, blue steel disc regulator
    Circa: 1775
    Condition: movement is running and ticking, dial good with some surface hairlines, tip of minute hand is shortened, inner case good, outer case back is good, bezel with a few cracks, lacking some pin work
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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