Wonderful 18K McCabe Ultra-Fine Duplex Fusee 18-Size Open Face Pocket Watch
in Original Consular Case with Key
England; James McCabe; Man’s; SN#8,193; CA : 1800
CASE: The 18K rose-gold No. 8,193 plain 55mm case features an open face,
92.3 dwt., 144 grams (TW) and is signed “T.W.”
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Roman numerals, has spade hands,
and is signed “8,193.”
MOVT: This key-set No. 8,193 movement is fully adjusted with duplex
escapement it is gilt with a full-plate layout and is signed.
C 2 (The Case is in
D 3-46 (The
Dial is in Very Good Condition – chip(s)or hairline(s) under bezel, not visible
M 3 (The
Movement is in Very Good Condition)
R 9 ½ (Rarity
based on a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Without a doubt one of the finest duplex movements we have ever sold. The
watch has a gold balance with platinum screws by “James McCabe”. It is a massive
18K Consular case with round bulls-eye crystal that show this watch off. The
watch is numbered on the case, dial, and movement! What a marvelous timepiece!
James McCabe was a well-known and respected master watchmaker.