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    Will Roberts London Fine Quarter Repeating Verge Fusee, circa 1785
    Case: 59 mm two body outer case, pierced sides, back engraved with a crown over a script initial "D", finely pierced and chased inner case, cases with Pinchbeck finish
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, black minute marks, gold spade hands
    Movement: No. 512, gilt full plate, very large diamond endstone in a blued steel mount, pierced and engraved single footed bridge cock, flat steel three arm balance with spiral blue steel spring, silver disc regulator, steel hammers strike on steel case bell


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Will Roberts London Fine Quarter Repeating Verge Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; gold spades
    Metal: gilt
    Case Info: pair case, pierced, crown on the back
    Case Width: 59 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 512, gilt full plate, very large diamond endstone in a blued steel mount, pierced and engraved single footed bridge cock, flat steel three arm balance with spiral blue steel spring, silver disc regulator, steel hammers strike on steel case bell
    Circa: 1785
    Condition: movement is bright and very good, running okay and chiming very well with exceptional tone, dial with a tiny nick above five but otherwise superb, cases are good with a bit of wear to the gilding


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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