John Barnett, London. A fine and interesting silver and tortoise-shell pair-cased fusee verge pocket watch with single hand and inner revolving hour disc
No.511, circa 1700
Hinged gilt full plate movement with steel three-arm balance, pierced and engraved foliage design cock with swirls and single foot, Egyptian pillars, fusee chain barrel and verge escapement, silver battle regalia champleve engraved dial with central revolving hours and outer calibrated five minute markers, single poker hand, silver inner case with split-bezel numbered 511 and stamped with maker GN, tortoise-shell outer with pique and finely inlaid silver castle within cartouche enclosed with battle regalia, dial and back-plate signed
- Please note this lot contains tortoise-shell, which requires specific documentation in order to be exported from the United States.