Amazing Oversized Early 18th Century French 61 mm and 38 mm Thick ¼ Hour
Bell Repeating Onion Gents Pocket Watch
France; F. Prevost; Man’s; Circa: 1720
COMPLICATIONS: Early verge and ¼-hr repeater.
CASE: The white sterling silver 61 mm swing-out case features repousse
decorations with pierced outer edge.
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Roman numerals and has poker
MOVT: This key-set movement with verge/fusee escapement is gilt with a
full plate layout and is signed.
(The case is in very good condition)
(The dial is in very good condition, soft over glazed)
(The movement is in very good condition)
(Rarity based on a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
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.