Lepine Paris Miniature Gold Verge With Portrait Case, circa 1790
    Case: gold, two body, chase edges, stone decorated bezel and back frame with central portrait of a young girl, 34 mm
    Dial: enamel, Roman hour chapters, outer five minute numerals and minute dots, open work gold hands
    Movement: gilt full plate, verge with fusee and chain, pierced and engraved two footed balance cock
    Signed: movement is signed Lepine Paris

    Condition Report*:

    Type: Lepine Paris Miniature Gold Verge With Portrait Case
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; gold open work
    Metal: unmarked gold
    Case Info: two body, back with portrait frame
    Case Width: 34 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt verge fusee, pierced and engraved two footed balance cock, silver disc regulator
    Circa: 1790
    Condition: dial good with tiny flakes at center and by the wind arbor, movement is good, runs a bit but stops, gold case is good, some surface scratches and a small flake to the portrait, some paste stones missing

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
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