English silver Massey I fusee pair case pocket watch c1822

English silver Massey I fusee pair case pocket watch c1822

Code: WE36

£550.00 Approx $674.85, €640.28, ¥4508.2

This watch is sold in our Watches for restoration section and does not come with a warranty. If you are looking for watch with a full warranty, please go to our Stock page or ask for assistance to find what you are looking for.

This pocket watch has a good balance and chain but is fully wound and will require a clean and service. This watch is not sold with a warranty or our usual guarantee

The watch has clear hallmarks for London 1822

Movement – the gilt full plate fusee movement has a Massey I lever escapement. The movement is not signed but numbered 1371. The movement has a stop start lever and tewh watch cock is decorated with an ornate engraving with a grotesque face. The movement is in 95% mint condition – a very clean looking movement 

Inner case – the English silver inner case has a hinged bezel and the watch is wound from the back, set from the front and swings out from the front also. The case has a smooth plain finish and is in 95% mint condition – a very clean case, apart from the usual grove from the outer case but this has left a faint ridge only

Outer case – this is the original outer case. The case has a smooth plain finish. The case is lacking its original clasp and button but stays closed nonetheless and the case is in 95% mint condition – a very clean case

Dial – the off white enamel dial has a pair of gilt hands and a blue steel sub seconds hand. The dial is in 99% mint condition

The watch has a mineral glass

The watch measures 56mm wide x 21mm deep

The watch is key wound / key set and comes with a key