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    Swiss Two Train Verge Fusee With Alarm, circa 1820
    Case: silver, 56 mm, engine turned back with central blank circle, reeded rim, inner pierced silver cover over the steel bell
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, blue steel spade hands and alarm pointer subsidiary seconds
    Movement: gilt full plate, verge with fusee and chain, pierced two footed balance cock, cylindrical pillars, independent barrel for the alarm, steel hammer strikes on inner case bell
    Signed: case is marked CHFB 34906


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Swiss Two Train Verge Fusee With Alarm
    Dial: white enamel, Roman
    Hands; blue steel
    Metal: unmarked silver
    Case No: 34906
    Case Info: three body, pierced inner lid and steel bell
    Case Width: 56 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, verge with fusee and chain, pierced two footed balance cock, cylindrical pillars, independent barrel for the alarm, steel hammer strikes on inner case bell
    Circa: 1820
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is good, case is good with a few minor dents on the back


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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