TWO MOVEMENTS: A) MOSS. A DUPLEX MOVEMENT WITH QUARTER REPEATING MECHANISM AND B) TOMPION & BANGER. A VERGE MOVEMENT

Lot №: 44532
Estimate: $699 - 978
11 March 2005
Sold price
$1,258

Description

Two movements: a) Moss. A duplex movement with quarter repeating mechanism and b) Tompion & Banger. A verge movementa) signed Thos. Moss, Ludgate Street, circa 1830, b). signed T. Tompion, E. Banger, London, No. 3420, circa 1705a) the frosted gilt chain fusee movement with plain cock, diamond endstone, plain steel balance and duplex escapement, screwed jewel holders, repeating hours and quarters on two hammers by depressing the pendant and b) the gilt chain fusee movement with pierced tulip pillars, ornately pierced and engraved cock and foot to the edge of the top plate, plain steel balance, blued steel hairspring and verge escapementa) 49 mm., b) 46 mm. (2)