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    Thomas Best London Repousse Verge Fusee With Fancy Dial, circa 1820
    Case: 50 mm two body silver repousse outer case with classical court scene, scallops and flowers, plain inner silver case
    Dial: fancy painted sailboat and village scene, gold spade hands, Roman chapters, eccentric minute track
    Movement: fire gilt full plate, two footed pierce and engraved balance cock, baluster pillars, silver disc regulator


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Thomas Best London Repousse Verge Fusee With Fancy Dial
    Model: Dutch market
    Dial: colored village, sailboat scene
    Hands; gold spades
    Metal: sterling silver
    Case Info: plain inner, repousse outer
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass bulls eye
    Watch Movement: fire gilt full plate, two footed pierce and engraved balance cock, baluster pillars, silver disc regulator
    Circa: 1820
    Condition: outer case is very good, inner case good with one loose hinge tube holding the movement, dial with hairlines and flake near the release latch, movement is good and ticking


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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