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    Swiss Multi-Dial Verge Fusee With Visible Balance, circa 1810
    Case: two body, heavy silver, 55 mm, engine turned back, ornately engraved pendant, bow and edges, bulls eye crystal
    Dial: engraved silver ground with three raised porcelain dials for the time, hand set day and date dials, visible pierced circular balance cock
    Movement: gilt full plate, solid back engraved with swirls and centered by a large fast/slow index sector and hand, baluster pillars, three arm steel balance wheel
    Signed: movement marked with makers initials DH


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Multi-Dial Verge Fusee With Visible Balance
    Dial: three time, day and date
    Hands; gold Dauphine
    Metal: unmarked sterling
    Case Info: heavy two body, carved edges
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, back engraved with swirls and centered by a fast/slow sector and indicator hand, baluster pillars, exposed pierced balance cock on the dial side
    Circa: 1810
    Condition: case is good with some light wear on the back, movement is running and overall good, dials are very good, hands are later, hour hand gear may need adjustment


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    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
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