Description

    George Prior Fancy Dial Gilt Verge for the Turkish Market, circa 1790
    Case: 60 mm outer case diameter, 49 mm inner, gilt outer with side box hinge and high dome top
    Dial: engraved gilt, champlevé hour chapters, minute track and outer five minute markers, signed cartouche at center, black filigree hands
    Movement: no. 10318, fire gilt full plate, verge fusee, single footed pierced cock, disc regulator, Egyptian pillars with pierced upper galleries
    Signed: George Prior London on dial and movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: George Prior Fancy Dial Verge for the Turkish market
    Signed: George Prior London
    Model: verge fusee
    Dial: gilt champleve markers
    Hands; black filigree
    Metal: gilt pair case, outer is full hunter style
    Case Info: closed outer, plain gilt inner
    Case Width: 60 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: deep fire gilt full plate with Eygptian pillars wit pierced galleries above, single footed pierced cock with flower basket, silver disc regulator, verge with fusee, three arm balance
    Circa: 1790
    Condition: very good in all respects, movement is runnning, cases good, dial is exceptional


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    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
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