Lot 836 (The Watches Auction, 2nd July 2019)
Sold for £360
No key to test if working at the present time.
In worn condition.
Case generally scratched.
Dial marked and slightly discoloured.
All hands intact.
Pin that connects bale is loose.
VICTORIAN EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE KEY WIND FOB WATCH,
the round gold coloured dial with floral motif decoration to the centre, Roman numerals, dot outer seconds track, the caseback with engraved decoration, full London hallmarks
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