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Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "Beautiful 18K Multi Colour Gold and ENAMEL Verge Pocket Watch"
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Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
The watch has a solid 18K gold case but please note the case has French touché marks and not solid gold marks. The case is not stamped 18K
The watch has been cleaned and serviced and keeps excellent time to within 5-10 minutes a day
Movement – the gilt full plate verge movement has a pierced watch cock and a silver regulator. The movement is in 95% mint condition – small scratches only, apart from that in super clean condition
Case – the movement comes in a solid 18K gold open face case, which is decorated on the back with a raised enamel plaque decorated with an original enamel scene of a lady dressed in fine clothes with pearls, feathers and flowers in hair and in typical Louis XVI style dress. Surrounding the plaque is pale blue enamel border. Then on the back of the case is a border of raised gold in green, yellow, pink and white gold coloured leaves and flowers. Around the front bezel and back, are raised yellow gold motifs.
The case is then set with a pearl for the push button. The case is in 85% mint condition – the multi colour gold decoration is becoming rubbed
Dial – the white enamel dial has gilt filigree hands. The dial is in 95% mint condition – tiny hairlines on the very edge near the number 40 and some rubbing to the very edge on the 25-30
The watch has a domed mineral glass