Description

    Swiss Fancy Dial Chinese Market Key Wind, circa 1870
    Case: unmarked silver, 51 mm, engine turned back with blank center frame
    Dial: colorful with angels, flowers, country scene, Roman numerals on the upper oval dial, center sweep second hand
    Movement: 11 jewels, cylinder escapement, brass three arm balance, free standing barrel, fancy shaped plates


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Fancy Dial Chinese Market Key Wind
    Dial: full color, Roman chapters, center seconds
    Hands; blued steel
    Metal: unmarked silver
    Case Info: hinged back
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 11 jewels, cylinder escapement, brass three arm balance, free standing barrel, fancy shaped plates
    Circa: 1870
    Condition: movement good and ticking, case with some wear and missing the dust cover, dial good, cutting screws that hold the dial feet to the plate are missing, feet are present


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    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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