Stock No. : 0360

London, c1780
Gilt pair cases
Verge movement


MOVEMENT : Excellent brightly gilded movement with round pillars and pierced and engraved balance cock. The movement is signed and numbered (450). It is running well.

DIAL : The white enamel dial is about 42 mm in diameter. It is in almost perfect condition with just some light surface scratches. Nice matching gold hands.

INNER CASE : Maker’s mark IB. The hinge is fine and the case closes nicely. High dome crystal in good condition. The bow and pendant are fine without the usual repaired join to the case. The case is in good condition with no dents. The gilding is complete on the inside and worn on the sides and pendant.

OUTER CASE : Matching mark to the inner. Diameter 52.7 mm. Again the hinge is good. The catch and release button are fine and the gilding is evenly worn down to the brass.