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    Swiss Early Verge Fusee Pair Case Watch, circa 1770's
    Case: pair case, gilt inner, brass and copper mix, engraved outer case, 49 mm, five joint side hinge
    Dial: enamel, Roman hour numerals, outer minute track and five minute numbers, gilt filigree hands
    Movement: fire gilt, full plate with baluster pillars, pierced and engraved two footed cock with steel coqueret, decorative swirling frame around the wind arbor and silver regulator
    Signed: movement unsigned, inner case signed Leton


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Early Verge Fusee Pair Case Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman hours
    Hands; gilt filigree
    Metal: gilt, brass, copper
    Case Info: pair case, inner is plain, engraved outer
    Case Width: 49 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, pierced and engraved two footed cock, steel coqueret on the balance, baluster pillars, decorative swirling frame around the arbor
    Circa: 1770's
    Condition: movement is very good and working, dial is good, flake under the hands at center, cases are good, gilding worn on inner


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2010
    4th-5th Tuesday-Wednesday
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