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    Thomas Cordingley Rack Lever Fusee with Unique Dial, circa 1819
    Case: hallmarked sterling pair cases, 60 mm, plain
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, spade hands, colored Father Time and Lady Liberty figures with Masonic "eye" and a banner lettered " Upon My Honor, United To Support"
    Movement: rack lever escapement, hack lever, fusee and chain, cylindrical pillars, gilt full plate
    Signed: T. Cordingley, Leeds, No. 672 on the movement, inner dust cap is engraved Geo. Armitage Leeds A.D. 1819


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Thomas Cordingley Rack Lever Fusee with Unique Dial
    Dial: Father Time and Liberty colored images
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: hallmarked sterling silver
    Case Info: pair case, plain
    Case Width: 60 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, No. 672, rack lever escapement, fusee and chain, steel three arm balance, diamond end stone, cylindrical pillars
    Circa: 1819
    Condition: dial is superb, cases are very good, movement is very good


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