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    Samson London Repousse Verge with Date & Chatelaine, circa 1790
    Case: sterling, plain inner case, outer 50 mm case with high relief repousse courting scene, edges chased with flowers and scrolls, 4 1/2 inch long four panel silver chatelaine with fob and winding key on the side drops
    Dial: silver with champleve enameled Roman numerals, eccentric minute track and five minute numerals, gold beetle and poker hands, date window above six, decorative gold rosettas
    Movement: gilt verge fusee, baluster pillars, pierced two footed balance cock, # 7029
    Signed: movement and dial signed Samson London


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Samson London Repousse Verge with Date & Chatelaine
    Dial: silver, champleve Roman numerals, date
    Hands; gold beetle and poker
    Metal: sterling
    Case Info: pair case, outer with scene
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: # 7029, fire gilt, baluster pillars, verge fusee, pierced two footed cock
    Circa: 1780
    Condition: movement is very good, cases are both very good, dial is very good, chatelaine is very good


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    May, 2009
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