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    Gilbert, Paris Early Gold Verge Fusee, circa 1760
    Case: two body, unmarked 18k rose gold, deeply engraved with ribbon engine turnings, circular floral design at center
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, large five minute numbers, pierced gilt hands
    Movement: gilt, baluster pillars, large silver disc regulator, pierced and engraved two footed balance cock with circular flower patterns, steel coqueret
    Signed: movement is signed Gilbert, Paris, case with MM makers mark, gross weight is 86.9 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Gilbert, Paris Early Gold Verge Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; gilt filigree
    Metal: 18k unmarked gold
    Gram Weight: 86.9
    Case Info: two body, engine turned
    Case Width: 48 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt, baluster pillars, large silver disc regulator, pierced and engraved two footed balance cock with circluar flower patterns, steel coqueret
    Circa: 1760's
    Condition: dial is very good with a small area of repair around the wind arbor, case is very good overall, slight rim bruise, movement ticks well dial up but stops dial down
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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