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ELIAS WECKHERLIN, AUGSBURG AN OCTAGONAL VERGE WATCH WITH LATER DIAL AND LATER ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVER MOUNTED CASEMOVEMENT CIRCA 1645, CASE AND DIAL 19TH CENTURY

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 CHF
Sold
9,375 CHF
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Description

  • AN OCTAGONAL VERGE WATCH WITH LATER DIAL AND LATER ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVER MOUNTED CASEMOVEMENT CIRCA 1645, CASE AND DIAL 19TH CENTURY
• Movement: gilded full plate, verge escapement, flat two-arm balance, decoratively pierced and floral engraved screwed-on balance cock and long foot, worm and wheel set-up with blued steel brackets, turned baluster pillars, fusee and chain, elaborately signed Elias Weckherlin, Aug• Dial: later brass dial, Roman numerals with quarter hour divisions, mounted on original gilded dial surround chased and engraved with scrolling flowers and foliage• Case: later rock crystal with geometrically engraved silver mounts, plain ring pendant
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