Bayley. A Fine and Early 18k Gold Quarter Repeating Repousse Pair Case Verge Watch
Signed John Bayley, London, Circa 1680
Mechanical gilt-finished full-plate verge movement, chain fusée, pierced and engraved balance cock, diamond-set endstone, rounded pilasters, quarter repeating activated through the pendant, striking a bell in the case, metal dust cover, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, polished, engraved and pierced inner case with central floret, repousse outer pair case, central scene two Roman soldiers with two female figures at a table within a classic architectural landscape, outer rim with floral and leaf swag, engraved and pierced bezel, movement signed
outer case 50mm diam., inner case 41mm diam.