Very Special Verge Fusee Silver Multi-Gold Inlay With Matching Gilt Chatelain
Swiss; Man’s; Circa: 1780
Complications: Early verge
CASE: The 14-size 45mm oversized open face swing-out style case is multi-color
with floral and inlay decorations and is signed “A. C. C.”
DIAL: This white porcelain dial features Roman numerals and filigree hands.
MOVT: The keyset gilt movement has a verge/fusee escapement and a full-plate
(The case is in very good condition, slightly worn)
D 3-54-53 (The dial is in very good condition, chipped, winding aperture)
M 3 (The movement is in very good condition)
R 8 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Urns, birds and baskets in multi-gold inlay decorate the back
of this verge fusee. Chatelain has decorative urns and a petrified wood with
silver inlay at the top. A unique combination and collectors item!