Gold and Enamel Turkish Market Verge


Signed   Leroy   Paris
Circa   1830
Diameter   41 mm       Depth   9 mm

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An early 19th Century French verge made for the Turkish market in a decorative gold and enamel 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.  Fully restored signed white enamel dial with numerals, gilt hands. Attractive gold and enamel case, the bezels set with split pearls.  The back decorated in a radial pattern of raised panels of polychrome enamel of foliate design on alternating grounds of red and green.