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    Jean Falise Gothic Revival Watch in the Late 16th Century Style
    Case: oval, three body, 86 mm x 43 mm x 28 mm, silver with detailed pierced hunting scenes on both covers and the sides, fixed round bow
    Dial: engraved silver with hunt scenes, animals and birds, brass Roman numeral chapter ring, central single steel hand
    Movement: brass, engraved, baluster pillars, fusee with gut line, pierced floral cock secured to the plate by a screw, movement is lacking elements
    Signed: Jean Falise Dyon (Dijon) on the movement

    *Note: The age of this timepiece is likely in the 19th century, in particular around 1840 when the Gothic revival period was at it's height. The movement is incomplete.



    Condition Report*: Type: Jean Falise Gothic Revival Watch in the Late 16th Style
    Signed: Jean Falise Dyon
    Model: incomplete movement
    Dial: engraved silver, brass chapter ring
    Hands; single steel
    Metal: unmarked silver case
    Case Info: three body, pierced hunt scene
    Case Length: 86 mm (excluding the bow)
    Case Width: 43 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Watch Movement: brass, baluster pillars, fusee with gut line, missing balance wheel and verge, non-operable
    Circa: elements from various periods
    Condition: case good, one side of closure tab missing on the front, dial good, movement lacking elements
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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