A10543

Early Silver Quarter Repeater

£6,250.00

Signed   Fromanteel & Clarke
Circa   1700
Diameter   57 mm       Depth   19mm

1 in stock

Description

A late 17th Century English quarter repeating verge by Fromanteel and Clarke in silver pair cases.  Deep full plate fire gilt movement with engraved gilt dust ring enclosing five turned baluster pillars.  Fusee and chain with worm and wheel barrel setup between the plates. Pierced and engraved winged cock with pierced and engraved foot, pierced and engraved plate for the silver regulator disc.  Plain three arm steel balance.  Push pendant quarter repeating on a bell in the case.  Later white enamel dial with arcaded minute ring, Roman and Arabic numerals, pieced gilt hands.  Pierced and engraved silver pair cases, silver push pendant.