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    Philippe Terrot Fine Enamel & Gold Quarter Repeating Verge Fusee, circa 1780
    Case: two body, 50 mm, 18k gold, pierced rim for the chiming, paste set front bezel, back with central framed polychrome enameled portrait of a young lady, royal blue translucent & opalescent outer enamel with gold paillon detail, white and blue outermost border
    Dial: white enamel, Arabic numerals, black minute marks and numerals at the quarter hours, stone set silver beetle and poker hands
    Movement: No. 8913, gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, two footed pierced and engraved balance cock, steel coqueret, silver disc regulator, steel hammers sounding on an inner steel bell, three arm flat brass balance wheel
    Signed: dial and movement signed Ph. Terrot


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Philippe Terrot Fine Enamel & Gold Quarter Repeating Verge Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands; ornate stone set silver
    Metal: 18k gold
    Case Info: two body, paste set bezel, enameled back
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 8913, gilt full plate, cylindrical pillars, two footed pierced and engraved balance cock, steel coqueret, silver disc regulator, steel hammers sounding on an inner steel bell, three arm flat brass balance wheel
    Circa: 1780
    Condition: dia is very good, one tiny flake at the wind arbor hole, case is very good with some surface scratches on the central enamel portrait, some missing tiny paste stones, movement is running well and clean, repeat is chiming


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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