Shockingly Perfect Painted Horn Verge Fusee
Irish Pair Case Gent’s Pocket Watch with Key
Dublin, Ireland; Chas Smith; Man’s; Serial# 472; CA1795
Complications: Early verge
CASE: The rose gilt 16-size/50mm open face pair case is decorated
with a painted horn of a Maiden in the garden and is signed “TS”.
DIAL: This white porcelain dial displays Roman numerals and has
MOVT: This key-set, No. 472 movement with verge/fusee escapement
is gilt with a full plate layout and is signed.
C 2 (The case is in perfect
D 3-43 (faint) (The dial is in very
good condition, hairline)
M 3 (The movement is in very good
R 9 (Rarity on a scale of #1 being
very common to #10 being extremely rare.)
Experts Opinion: We never see a painted horn with out age cracks
(until now!) Superb outer case, fine Irish (very rare) movement, quite a
nice find for the fusee collector!