Description

    Des Granges Late Recordon London Fine & Massive 18k Gold Fusee With Duplex Escapement, circa 1814
    Case: 18k gold, three body, 53 mm, plain hunters case, hinged back and inner fixed dust lid, LC makers mark, London gold marks
    Dial: enamel, black Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds, rose gold double swell spade hands
    Movement: No. 8850, bright gilt full plate, elaborately engraved balance bridge and top plate, wide flat polished steel three arm balance wheel, fusee and chain, duplex escapement, diamond end stone, under sprung hairspring with index arm to a circular disc regulator, signed gilt dust cap over the movement
    Signed: Des Granges late Recordon Cockspur Street London, gross weight 159.2 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Des Granges Late Recordon London Fine & Massive 18k Gold Fusee With Duplex Escapement
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters
    Hands; rose gold spade hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 159.2
    Case Info: hunters case, fixed inner gold dust cover
    Case Width: 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 8850, bright gilt full plate, elaborately engraved balance bridge and top plate, wide flat polished steel three arm balance wheel, fusee and chain, duplex escapement, diamond end stone, under sprung hairspring with index arm to a circular disc regulator, signed gilt dust cap over the movement
    Circa: 1814
    Condition: movement is very good, bright and running, dial is superb, case is very sharp and very good


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    June, 2017
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