Beautiful English verge escapement pocket watch from the year 1778.
The dial of the pocket watch is French.
The pocket watch is in used condition, it runs well (not tested for accuracy). It has signs of wear, small scratches in the crystal, torn/loose hinge caseback. The dial is a bit loose. The outer protective case that is later put around the pocket watch has a slightly loose edge.
The hands are inlaid with rose diamonds. A servicing is recommended for pocket watches that are from before 1800.
Both solid silver cases are in good condition for their age, close well and feel sturdy. The silver cases feature multiple silver hallmarks. The silver case features the letter C which stands for London.
The pocket watch comes with the original key, it does have its signs of age. Rounded on the inside.
The key is made of a dvx sab genvae et montisf 1825 coin.
Diameter: 5 cm
Thickness: 2 cm
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The watch will be packaged with care and shipped by registered post.
- Viridet & Ce
- Vor 1850
- Mechanischer Handaufzug
- Material des Gehäuses
- Versicherter Versand
- In funktionstüchtigem Zustand mit sichtbaren Gebrauchsspuren