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    Swiss Oversize Turkish Market Verge Fusee, circa 1820
    Case: massive sterling three body case, 70 mm diameter, plain front and back, inner stationary dust lid with highly ornate engravings of flowers, ribbons, birds, instruments and garlands
    Dial: white enamel, blue steel beetle and poker hands, black Turkish market indexes, black minute track with gold dot accents
    Movement: large gilt full plate, finely pierced two footed cock with polished steel end cap, silver disc regulator with enamel calibrations, fancy chalice form pillars, flip open protective inner dust cap



    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Oversize Turkish Market Verge Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Turkish hour numerals
    Hands; blue steel beetle and poker
    Metal: sterling silver
    Case Info: massive, three body, ornate inner dust dome
    Case Width: 70 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: large gilt full plate, finely pierced two footed cock, silver disc regulator with red and black enameled calibration marks, chalice form pillars, protected by a flip up gilt dust cap
    Circa: 1820
    Condition: case is very good, movement is very very good, dial is very good, very tiny unseen edge flake


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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