Description

    Robert Bowles Norwich Very Fine Early Verge Fusee, circa 1740
    Case: sterling silver hallmarked pair cases, J.A. makers mark, 50 mm outer case with five joint hinge
    Dial: enamel, black Roman numerals, black minute track and five minute numbers, steel beetle and poker hands
    Movement: fire gilt full plate, No. 326, fancy rounded pillars, pierced and engraved balance cock, flat steel three arm balance wheel, small disc regulator, fusee and chain, verge


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Robert Bowles Norwich Early Verge Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters, outer five minutes
    Hands; steel beetle and poker hands
    Metal: hallmarked sterling
    Case Info: pair cases, five joint side hinge
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: fire gilt full plate, No. 326, fancy rounded pillars, pierced and engraved balance cock, flat steel three arm balance wheel, small disc regulator, fusee and chain, verge
    Circa: 1740
    Condition: cases are exceptional for their age, dial is very good, movement is good and ticking well


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    June, 2017
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