Description

    Daniel Henry Nicolet Unusual Astronomic Calendar Fusee With Lever Conversion, circa 1810
    Case: silver, 63 mm, twelve sided edge, two body, bulls eye crystal, three fancy initials on the back
    Dial: enamel, five dials for the time, months, date, days with planetary symbols and a slow/fast regulator dial, center sweep second hand
    Movement: gilt full plate, fusee and chain, baluster pillars, large 32 mm engraved and pierced original balance cock with diamond endstone set over a rounded steel three arm balance with later side lever escapement conversion


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Daniel Henry Nicolet Unusual Astronomic Calendar Fusee With Lever Conversion
    Dial: enamel, five dials
    Hands; batons and spades
    Metal: silver
    Case Info: two body, back with three script initials
    Case Width: 63 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, fusee and chain, baluster pillars, large 32 mm engraved and pierced original balance cock with diamond endstone set over a rounded steel three arm balance with later side lever escapement conversion
    Circa: 1810
    Condition: movement is running with a well executed lever conversion, some small solder areas on the original endstone mount, dial is superb, case is very good


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    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
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