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Silver Pair-cased Verge Pocket Watch

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Silver Pair-cased Verge Pocket Watch, London, c. 1700, the outer silver-pinned painted bone case opens to the plain silver inner case with rotating shutter to winding aperture, silver champleve Roman numeral dial with outer Arabic minute markings marked Beeg, London, blued beetle and poker hands, gilt, swing-out, full- late, chain fusee, verge movement marked Ch. Beeg,158, with tulip pillars, pierced and engraved balance cock and foot, silver regulator disc, with silver key and chain, dia. 52 mm.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Two small losses to outer bone covering on front half of outer case. Watch will tick. Key in need of repair.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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