Early German verge with fine dial

Stock No. M162

Martin Heigel
Stadtamhof, Germany, c1730
Verge movement, calendar & dial


MOVEMENT : Signed. Four square pillars.

MOVEMENT CONDITION : Complete and running, though fast.

In good overall condition, though the ornamental gilt bracket which holds the stop work has a piece missing on the left hand side.

A little out of balance so would benefit from some adjustment.

MOVEMENT SIZE : 7.6 mm between the plates. Top plate 34 mm. Dial plate 35.4 mm.

DIAL : Champleve silver dial with calendar aperture. Signed as the movement.

In very good condition. The calendar ring and motion wheels are all present (including the calendar). Unmatched gilt fancy hands.

DIAL SIZE : 38.5 mm. (dial false plate).

Martin Heigel is listed in Stadtamhof, Germany in 1730