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Gold and Enamel French Verge

Price : £4,900.00
Circa 1760
Diameter   45 mm       Depth   10 mm

Amid 18th Century Swiss verge in a gold and enamel consular case.  Full plate gilt fusee movement, pentagonal baluster pillars.  Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock, endstone in a polished steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring.  Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator.  Winding through the white enamel dial, Roman and Arabic numerals, decorative stone set white metal hands.  Three colour gold consular case, the bezel and border of the back decorated with chased and engraved putti, flowers and fruit.  Small polychrome enamel sections around the front bezel.  The centre of the back with a polychrome enamel scene of a couple lying in a field of corn being disturbed by an onlooker.

Signed       DuTertre Paris