Rare Quarter Hour Bell Repeating Onion Pocket Watch | French Verge Fusee
F. Prevost Made 1720s
Presenting for offer this amazing oversized early 18th century French 61 mm
and 38 mm thick ¼ Hour Bell Repeating onion pocket watch. These early examples
of ¼ hour repeaters from 1680-1720 are all but gone. When a nice one comes along
we all get excited! Comes with keys.
Manufacturer: F. Prevost
Circa Date: 1720
Early verge and ¼-hr repeater.
Style: Open Face, swing out case.
Material: Sterling Silver.
Decorations: repoussé decorations with pierced outer edge.
(The case is in Very Good condition)
Numerals: Roman Numerals.
Hands: Poker Hands.
Conditions: D 3-21 (The dial is in very good condition, soft over glazed)
Setting: Key wind, Key Set.
Escapement: Verge Fusee Escapement.
Layout: Full Plate Layout.
M 3 (The movement is in Very Good condition)