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Large Silver Centre Seconds Calendar Verge Pocket Watch

Price : £3,900.00
Circa 1795
Diameter   64 mm         

A large late 18th Century Belgian centre seconds verge with calendar in a silver consular case.  Full plate gilt fusee movement with dust ring.  Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring.  Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator.  Stop lever lacking.  White enamel dial with centre seconds, subsidiaries for time and date calendar, Arabic numerals, fine pierced gold hands.  Large plain silver consular case, silver pendant and bow.

Signed       Sarton a Liege

Hubert Sarton, Liege, Clockmaker to the Prince Eveque.  A maker of repute, clocks and watches in a number of museums