Unusual Small Gold Engine Turned Verge


Signed   Ruimsey  - Corke
Hallmarked London   1805
Diameter   29 mm       Depth   8 mm

1 in stock


An early 19th Century verge in a gold engine turned 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.  Winding through the white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, gold hands. Deep small engine turned 18 carat consular case, gold oval pendant and bow, maker’s mark “IC”,

In excellent overall condition.  An unusual combination of origin.  Although the movement is clearly continental it is signed for an Irish maker while the case is of London manufacture.