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    John Perigal London Fine & Rare Quarter Repeating Verge In Gold Repousse Pair Case, circa 1770
    Case: exceptional 49 mm high karat gold repousee outer case with classical scene, four figures, scrolls, scallops and outer piercing's, two body pierced gold inner case with mask and steel bell, inner signed and numbered gilt dust cap
    Dial: white enamel, Roman hour chapters and Arabic five minute numbers, steel beetle and poker hands
    Movement: No. 1385, gilt full plate, turned baluster pillars, pierced and engraved two footed bridge cock with diamond endstone, pierced crescent shaped top plate with silver disc regulator, hammers striking on inner steel case bell
    Signed: movement and dust cap signed Jn. Perigal London




    Condition Report*:

    Type: John Perigal London Fine & Rare Quarter Repeating Verge In Gold Repousse Pair Case
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; gold beetle and poker
    Metal: 22k gold
    Case Info: pierced two body inner case, repousee outer
    Case Width: 49 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1385, gilt full plate, turned baluster pillars, pierced and engraved two footed bridge cock with diamond endstone, pierced crescent shaped top plate with silver disc regulator, hammers striking on inner steel case bell
    Circa: 1770
    Condition: overall very sharp condition, movement is good, running and chiming well, very good tone to the repeat, case are very good, outer case is exceptional, tiny loss to the gold cap on the side case button, dial is good


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
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