Georgian English silver PAIR CASE verge by Mawkes, Belper 1802

Georgian English silver PAIR CASE verge by Mawkes, Belper 1802

Code: WE25

£250.00 Approx $306.75, €291.04, ¥2049.18

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This is an English silver pair cased verge with hallmarks for London 1802

The movement has a good balance and chain but the watch is fully wound and will only tick dial down

Movement – the gilt full plate verge movement has cylindrical pillars and a finely pierced watch cock. The movement also has a blue steel regulator disc. The movement is signed “Thos Mawkes, Belper, 113”. The movement is in 95% mint condition – a beautiful example

Inner case – the movement comes in an English silver inner case, which has a bezel. The movement is wound from the back, set from the front and accessed from the front also. The case has a smooth plain finish with the usual groove from the outer and is in 90% mint condition – good condition

Case – the original and matching outer case has a smooth plain finish. The case is much heavier than usual and is of top quality, The case in 80% mint condition – superb condition but the catch is missing and consequently the outer case will not stay closed

Dial – the off white enamel dial has a pair of gilt hands and is in 99% mint condition

The watch has a bulls eye glass in the front cover

The watch is key wound / key set and comes with old period keys

The watch measures 55mm x 25mm