CONTINENTAL | A SILVER VERGE WATCH WITH DATE, CIRCA 1710

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Lot №: 1198
Estimate: $1,118 - 1,677
28 October 2020
Sold price
$1,409

Description

Property from an Important Italian Collection


CONTINENTAL


A SILVER VERGE WATCH WITH DATE

CIRCA 1710


Movement: gilded full plate, verge escapement, pierced and engraved balance cock, fusee and chain, Egyptian pillars, spuriously bearing the signature Tompion, London

Dial: silver champlevé, Roman numerals, Arabic outer track, half hour divisions, aperture for date, beetle and poker hands, spuriously bearing the signature Tompion, London within a cartouche with scrolling decoration

Case: plain silver, maker's mark IC, shuttered winding aperture, outer case lacking


diameter 51mm


Accompanied by a later associated presentation case