Description

    Quare & Horseman Rare & Important Quarter Hour Repeating Verge, Gold Pair Case, circa 1825
    Case: outer plain 57 mm gold case with five joint hinge, pierced inner gold case with steel bell, 18k hallmarked with T.C makers initials
    Dial: white enamel, radial Arabic chapters, gold Louis XV hands
    Movement: No. 1173, fire gilt full plate, verge fusee, pierced broad footed balance cock with engraved female mask, large diamond endstone in a blued steel mount, cylindrical pillars, repeat activated from the pendant, two steel hammers striking on an inner steel bell
    Signed: movement and gilt dust cap are signed Quare & Horseman London





    Condition Report*:

    Type: Quare & Horseman Rare Quarter Hour Repeating Verge, Gold Pair Case
    Dial: enamel, radial Arabic
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: unmarked 18k gold
    Case Info: plain outer case, pierced inner case
    Case Width: 57 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1173, fire gilt full plate, verge fusee, pierced broad footed balance cock with engraved female mask, large diamond endstone in a blued steel mount, cylindrical pillars, repeat activated from the pendant, two steel hammers striking on an inner steel bell
    Circa: 1825
    Condition: cases are in very sharp condition, dial with a light hairline, movement is very good, running well and chiming with very fine tone


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    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
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