18K New/Old Stone Multi-Gold Repousse & Chased Swing Out Lever Fusee Conversion Gent’s Pocket Watch With Original Gold Layered Key

18K New/Old Stock Multi-Gold Repousse Lever Fusee Conversion Pocket Watch w/Orig Gold Layered Key

VC2-061
$3,250.00
18K New/Old Stock Multi-Gold Repousse Lever Fusee Conversion Pocket Watch w/Orig Gold Layered Key
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18K New/Old Stock Multi-Gold Repousse Lever Fusee Conversion Pocket Watch w/Orig Gold Layered Key

VC2-061
$3,250.00

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18K New/Old Stock Multi-Gold Repousse & Chased Swing Out Lever Fusee Conversion Gent’s Pocket Watch With Original Gold Layered Key
Swiss/Geneva; Argand Laine; Man’s; CA1840/1890
Complications: Early verge conversion.
CASE: The 18K multi-color 18-size/50mm open face swing-out case features floral, barleycorn & geometric decorations.
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Roman numerals, filigree hands with stones and is signed “Argand Laine”.
MOVT: This key-set movement with lever/fusee escapement is gilt with a full plate layout and is signed.
CONDITIONS:
C 2  (The Case is in Perfect Condition)
D 2
 (The Dial is in Perfect Condition)
M 2-18-19
(The Movement is in Perfect Condition - has a later escapement - has been upgraded)
R 9
(Rarity on a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Experts Opinion: A mechanical conversion to a lever fusee escapement from a verge fusee, often watches were upgraded to a finer timepiece by watch masters that had this ability. The watch under discussion here is one of the finest conversions we have ever seen. Truly the work of a mechanical master craftsman!