Rare 4-Case Turkish Verge Fusee Pocket Watch with Tortoise Inner
Rare 4-Case Turkish Verge Fusee Pocket
Watch with Tortoise Inner
England; George Prior; Man’s; SN#5617; CA1820
CASE: The sterling silver oversized pair case features an open face,
floral & tortoise decorations and signed “IK”.
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Turkish numerals, poker hands,
and signed “George Prior, London”.
MOVT: This key-set, No. 5617 movement with verge escapement is gilt with
a full plate layout and signed.
C 2 (The Case is in Perfect Condition)
D 3 (The Dial is in Very Good Condition)
M 3 (The Movement is in Very Good Condition)
R 9 (Rarity based on a scale of #1 being
very common to #10 being extremely rare)
Expert’s Opinion: Rare to find the 4th outer case. Used to protect the watch
when traveling across deserts in caravans. Seldom seen in this condition