Description

    Joseph Johnson Liverpool Gold Lever Fusee, circa 1845
    Case: 48.5 mm, 18k yellow gold, engine turnings to the back, solid inner lid, scroll engravings on the rim
    Dial: raised rose gold Roman chapters, spade hands, sub seconds, elaborate central swirl patterns
    Movement: full plate, steel three arm balance, large bi-metallic compensation curb below the balance
    Signed: signed Joseph Johnson, Liverpool, gross weight is 101.5 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Joseph Johnson Liverpool Gold Lever Fusee
    Dial: raised rose gold Roman chapters
    Hands; spades
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 101.5
    Case Info: engine turned on the back
    Case Width: 48.5 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, steel three arm balance, large bi-metallic compensation curb below the balance
    Circa: 1845
    Condition: dial is good, hour hand is later replacement, case good with some wear on the back engine turnings, movement is good, ticks a bit but stops, needs clean and oil


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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