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    John Forrest London Gold Cased Lever Fusee, circa 1860
    Case: massive, 18k, 55 mm, fully engraved with flowers, ribbon work and a crest, inner gold dust cap
    Dial: gilt, leaf engravings at center, spade hands, Roman chapters
    Movement: No. 1622, gilt full plate, lever escapement, 15 jewels, bi-metallic balance
    Signed: John Forrest London on the movement


    Condition Report*: Type: John Forrest London Gold Cased Lever Fusee
    Dial: gilt, engraved with leaf work, Roman hours
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 131.4
    Case No: 1622
    Case Info: fancy engraved, flowers, crest
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1622, gilt full plate, side lever and fusee, 15 jewels, diamond endstone, bi-metallic balance
    Circa: 1860
    Condition: case very good and heavy, movement ticking and good, dial numerals are worn and faded
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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