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    James Smith London Verge Fusee with Repoussé Case, circa 1767
    Case: 50 mm, sterling silver, plain inner case, outer case with classic repoussé scene of Solomon's court, silver pendant and bow
    Dial: enamel, Roman hour chapters, black minute track, five minute numerals, steel beetle and poker hands
    Movement: gilt verge fusee, baluster pillars, pierced and engraved balance cock, silver disc regulator, worm and wheel set up between the plates
    Signed: Jas. Smith London 1767 on the movement, Thomas on the dial


    Condition Report*: Type: James Smith Verge Fusee with Repousse Case
    Signed: James Smith (movement) Thomas on dial
    Model: verge fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman hours, outer five minutes
    Hands; steel beetle and poker
    Metal: sterling
    Case No: 6221 on inner
    Case Info: outer repousse, plain inner
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: gilt, verge fusee with baluster pillars, pierced and engraved cock, marked 1767
    Circa: 1767
    Condition: outer case is good, inner case good (possible replacement) dial good, tiny edge chip, movement ticks, servicing recommended
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    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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