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    Richard Trap London Early Verge Fusee, circa 1750
    Case: sterling silver, pair case, 50 mm, plain, outer with side five joint hinge
    Dial: champlevé silver, Roman chapters separated by fleur-de-lis, eccentric minute track, outer five minute numerals, blue spade hands, banner and scallop designs at center
    Movement: gilt full plate, baluster pillars, flat three arm steel balance, balance rim visible through scallop piercing's on the cock, wheel and worm set up between the plates
    Signed: Trap on the dial, Richard Trap on the movement


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Richard Trap London Early Verge Fusee
    Signed: Rich. Trap London
    Model: verge fusee
    Dial: champleve silver Roman chapters
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: sterling
    Case Info: pair case, plain
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt verge, baluster pillars, flat steel three arm balance, pierced cock with open scallop frames above the balance wheel
    Circa: 1750
    Condition: movement ticking and running, stops in some positions, cases good, dial very good, later period hands, crystal scratched


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    December, 2008
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