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    Bennett Norwich Very Fine Rack Lever Fusee, circa 1830's
    Case: sterling silver, 53 mm, four body, engine turned back with central blank shield
    Dial: enamel, radial black Roman numerals, sub seconds, blued steel fleur-de-lis hands
    Movement: bright gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, broad single footed balance cock engraved "Patent", large diamond end stone, fusee and chain with rack lever, steel three arm balance wheel under sprung hairspring with large curved temperature compensation spring


    Condition Report*: Type: Bennett Norwich Very Fine Rack Lever Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; blued steel fleur-de-lis hands
    Metal: hallmarked sterling
    Case Info: four body, crisp engine turnings
    Case Width: 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: bright gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, broad single footed balance cock engraved "Patent", large diamond end stone, fusee and chain with rack lever, steel three arm balance wheel under sprung hairspring with large curved temperature compensation spring
    Circa: 1830's
    Condition: movement is very sharp and running, case is very choice and very good, dial is superb
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    6th Tuesday
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