Lot 27: A George II silver pair cased verge
To be sold at our Fine Art & Antiques, Wine, Clothing & Textiles on 17th Mar 2016
A George II silver pair cased verge pocket watch, the movement signed James Hunt, London, no. 1308, hallmarked London 1748, scratch engraved to the back of the outer case James Briant and a leafy frond, the inner case with James Briant, a setting sun, a flower and a fish, the white dial with black Roman numerals, Arabic minutes and blued steel hands, the verge fusee movement with a pierced and engraved eared balance cock of a grotesque mask, a bird and scroll foliage, engraved regulator plate with hand pointing to the silvered regulator disc, square baluster pillars, three arm steel balance and undersprung balance spring, 50mm diameter
Price Achieved: £280.00
This lot was presented at at our Fine Art & Antiques, Wine, Clothing & Textiles on the 17th Mar 2016
Further Information about the sale:
Our catalogue is now online for our Fine Art and Antiques Sale to take place at Busby Salerooms on the 17th of March at 10:30am. We have over 500 lots including silver, jewellery, ceramics, clocks, furniture, paintings, drawings, Oriental Art, Vintage Clothing and Textiles to name but a few!