Fusee movement with English lever escapement full hunter pocket watch from 1881.
Key wind and key set.
Watchmaker, John Forrest of London
Silversmith, WH William Hickman of Coventry, Birmingham assay office.
The full plate movement has 11 jewels.
The is free from hairline cracks and chips.
The mineral crystal is free from scratches and chips.
Hinges have some wear but are strong, springs and catches are all working correctly.
The sterling silver case measures 60mm x 20mm.
1881 John Forrest Full Hunter Pocket Watch
All our watches are fully serviced. The service includes complete strip down of the movements to its component parts. All parts are cleaned checked for wear, oiled and reassembled. We then test the movement for at least seven days to check for accuracy and reliability. While the movement is out of the case we clean and polish, check all hinges catches and clips are operating correctly then we replace the mineral glass with new (old stock) mineral glass. All our watches come with winding key where required.
We aim for an accuracy of 1-2 minutes for lever watches and 2-4 minutes or verge watches.
RomandDial offers a 30 day guarantee and wroldwide shipping (free to the UK).