18th Century Gold French Verge


Anonymous    French
Circa   1770
Diameter   45 mm       Depth   12 mm

1 in stock


An 18th Century French verge in a chased and engraved gold consular case.  Full plate gilt fusee movement.  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.  Pentagonal baluster pillars. Wound through the white enamel dial Roman and Arabic numerals, decorative pierced gold hands. Fine 18 carat gold consular case the back engraved with flags behind a drum and cannon, maker’s mark “G & L” below a crescent.

A good example of a gold 18th Century French watch in excellent overall condition.