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    Rivers & Son London Tortoise and Gilt Cased Verge, circa 1785
    Case: 47 mm diameter, outer with pinned tortoise, inner plain gilt
    Dial: enamel with Roman hour chapters, eccentric minute track, outer five minute numerals, spade hands
    Movement: # 6179, gilt, baluster pillars, verge with two footed pierced cock, filigree top frame
    Signed: Rivers & Son on the dial and movement

    Condition Report*: Type: Rivers & Son London verge with tortoise and gilt case
    Dial: enamel, Roman, eccentric minute track
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: gilt, tortoise
    Case Info: outer with pinned tortoise, plain inner
    Case Width: 47 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: verge with two footed pierced balance, filigree top plate, baluster pillars
    Circa: 1785
    Condition: movement ticking and running, dial good, inner case good but not the original, outer case good, some cracks, minor repairs
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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