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    D & W. Morice London Multicolor Gold Cylinder Fusee With Rubies & Turquoise, circa 1820
    Case: 18k gold, engine turned back, multicolor leaf work on the bezel and back edge with rubies and turquoise, 45 mm
    Dial: gold, engraved center, raised Roman numerals, spade hands
    Movement: fusee with cylinder escapement, three arm solid gold balance with large diamond end stone jewel
    Signed: The movement is signed D & W. Morice London, together with a Victorian braided hair chain and fob. Total weight of the watch is 93.6 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: D & W. Morice London Multicolor Gold Cylinder Fusee With Rubies & Turquoise
    Dial: gold, Roman numerals
    Hands; spades
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 93.6
    Case Info: engine turned back, stone set edges
    Case Width: 45 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: three arm gold balance, large diamond end stone, cylinder escapement
    Circa: 1820
    Condition: dial and case are very good, movement is complete and good but non running, needs cleaning and oil, runs some with pressure on the spring, hair chain is good but missing one stone on the fob cap


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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