London, South Kensington
18 December 2002
A GOLD REPOUSSE PAIR CASED VERGE POCKET WATCH
signed INo. King London, No.2218, 1730.
with gilt fusee movement, three armed balance, pierced and chased winged balance cock with a masked face, square baluster pillers, later enamel dial with Roman and arabic numerals, inner case with a plain polished finish, outer repousse case decorated with a classical scene, inner case with London marks for 1730 (No.2218), movement signed, diameter 49mm.
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