Description

    Hugh Shore London Verge Fusee, circa 1790
    Case: sterling silver hallmarked, pair case, 49 mm, plain, bulls eye crystal
    Dial: enamel, Arabic chapters, minute dots, rose gold spade hands
    Movement: fire gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, No. 1423, pierce single footed cock engraved with flowers and a trophy
    Signed: Hugh Shore on the movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Hugh Shore Silver Pair Case Verge Fusee
    Signed: Hugh Shore, London
    Model: Verge
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals, minute dots
    Hands; rose gold spades
    Metal: sterling hallmarked
    Case Info: plain, pair cases, five joint hinge
    Case Width: 49 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: gilt verge fusee, cylindrical pillars, No. 1423, pierced and engraved single footed cock, flowers and a trophy depicted on the cock
    Circa: 1790
    Condition: cases are good, dial with hairlines and edge flakes, movement clean and bright, gear train skipping when wound


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    December, 2008
    8th-9th Monday-Tuesday
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