Although the movement is mounted on a round dial plate, the two are not a 'marriage'. The engraving to the dial plate which frames the oval movement plate is correct for a date of circa 1660-1670 which would suggest that the movement was either re-used from a previous watch or perhaps was an unused 'old stock' piece - the latter explanation seems the most likely since the fit is perfect and there are a lack of holes or marks indicating earlier use. The 'vernis Martin' style painted portraits are later and date from the mid 18th century onwards.
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