13 November 2006
George. An 18K pink gold openface dead centre seconds watch with date and slow beat Pouzait lever escapement
Signed Ls. George a Berlin, circa 1800
With full plate gilt-finished movement, chain fusée, the Pouzait type lever escapement with large balance, diamond endstone, the white enamel dial with outer five minute divisions, central dead seconds, small hour dial with Arabic numerals, subsidiary date dial, in plain circular case, seconds start/stop lever in the band, dial and movement signed
57 mm. diam.
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A similar watch is described and illustrated in The Camerer Cuss Book of Antique Watches, pp. 208-209.
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