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Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "Silver Pair Cased Verge Pocket Watch by J. TWIGG, HENLY GREEN"
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Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
The watch is keeping time to around +/- 5 minutes a day
Also if this is your first verge fusee pocket watch, please do ask for advice before buying as these watches are tricky to wind and easy to break
Movement – the gilt full plate verge movement has square baluster pillars and a pierced watch cock and also a silver regulator disc. The watch cock has a particular fine detailed phoenix
The movement is signed “J Twigg, Henly Green” # 2916
The movement is in 90% mint condition – some small marks on the plate pins and light scratches
Inner case – the movement comes in a silver inner case, which 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 90% mint condition – exceptionally clean
Outer case – the silver outer case has a smooth plain finish and a large box hinge. The case has a smooth plain finish and is in 95% mint condition – the case button is worn away
Dial – the white enamel dial has girl hands and the dial is in 80% mint condition – Damage on the 2-3 and light scratches and marks on the rest of the dial
The watch has a domed mineral glass