Stock No. : 0680

Antonio Becker
Frankfurt, c1740
Silver repousse pair cases
Verge movement


MOVEMENT : Signed (A. Becker a Francfort) gilt brass verge movement, with four square pillars, pierced balance cock and plate. In good, original condition. Complete and running well.

DIAL : 36.5 mm. White enamel, in exceptional condition. No damage or repairs.

INNER CASE : 40 mm. Maker’s mark GM. Excellent condition throughout with just some very light dings on the back. The hinge is fine and the case snaps shut nicely. The high dome bull’s eye crystal is fine.

OUTER CASE : 47.75 mm. Excellent silver repousse case with no repairs or holes and just a little wear to the high points. The hinge and catch are fine.

Antonio Becker is listed at Frankfurt -am-Main, Germany, around 1740.