18K Rose-Gold ¼ Hour 3-Motion Automation Verge Fusee Pocket Watch
Impressive 18K Rose-Gold ¼ Hour
3-Motion Automation Verge Fusee Pocket Watch
Swiss; Man’s; Circa: 1830
Complications: ½-hr. repeater and 3 motion automation.
CASE: The rose-18K gold 20-size 58mm case features an open face,
plain decorations and signed “1FN.”
DIAL: This white and fancy blue enamel, multiple figures
porcelain dial displays Arabic numerals and Breguet hands.
MOVT: This key-set movement with verge/fusee escapement is gilt
with a full plate layout.
C 3 (The case is in very good
D 2 (The dial is in perfect
M 2 (The movement is in perfect
R 9 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being
very common to #10 being extremely rare.)
Experts Opinion: Three figures strike bells, multi-colored gold man,
woman, and dog, all strike as the repeater functions. These rare three
motion watches have been bringing extreme prices in the European and
Hong Kong auctions.