Stock No. : 0866

Bichon
Moulin, France, c1750
Silver case
Verge movement

MOVEMENT : Gilt brass verge movement, signed (Bichon, a Moulin), with silver balance cock, regulator disc and top plate rim. Four square pillars. Running well and in good complete condition.

DIAL : 36 mm. White enamel. Cracks around the edge and one hairline from the centre, but no repairs or pieces missing. An attractive dial. Nice fancy gilt hands (the tip of the minute hand is missing).

CASE : 44.5 mm. Silver. Maker’s mark IPI. All in good condition with just one small dent on the back. The hinge is fine and the case snaps shut nicely. The bow is probably a replacement. Good high dome crystal with no damage.