Lot 199: An eighteen karat gold fusee pocket watch, English, london, 1849
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
An eighteen karat gold fusee pocket watch, English
jeweled movement with diamond end cap on balance, no. 63674, screw set, split bi-metallic balance, decorative gold dial and subsidiary seconds dial, key wind, key set.
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Overall condition: good to very good
Movement: good overall condition, swing out type, jeweled movement with diamond end cap on balance, no. 63674, screw set, split bi-metallic balance, free of corrosion. Hinge for movement has some play. Sets, winds and runs. Does not guarantee operation or accuracy.
Case back (inner & outer), hunter case and hinges: all in good to very good condition, some light scratches and wear.
Case hallmarked for London 1849 with a makers mark CM
Dial & Hands: original in good to very good condition, dial with light to moderate scratches. Blued feuille hands
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