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    Alexander Johnstone London Verge, circa 1830
    Case: silver hallmarked, pair case, plain, fancy bow, 55 mm diameter
    Dial: Roman chapters, spade hands
    Movement: #2556, very ornate pierced cock with foliage, flowers and a bird, high polished steel balance, fusee and chain, banded cylindrical pillars
    Signed: Alex. Johnstone London on the movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Alexander Johnstone London Verge Fusee
    Dial: Roman chapters
    Hands; spades
    Metal: sterling hallmarked
    Case Info: pair case, plain
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: # 2556, very ornate pierced cock with a bird, foliage and flowers, high polished steel balance, banded cylindrical pillars
    Circa: 1830
    Condition: movement is very good, cases good, dial very bad with major filled in porcelain crack
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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