Open face silver pocket watch, fusee movement with English lever escapement from 1895.
Watchmaker John Forrest of London
Silversmith, J.M.K. James McKnight of Coventry, Chester assay office.
The full plate movement has 11 jewels.
The dial has hairline cracks between 10 and 11 o'clock
The mineral crystal is clear and free from chips and scratches.
Hinges and catches are all working correctly.
The sterling silver case measures 53mm x 20mm.
1895 John Forrest Silver Fusee Lever Pocket Watch
At RomanDial 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.
We replace the mineral glass with new (old stock) mineral glass.
All our watches come with winding key if required.
We aim for an accuracy of 1-2 minutes for lever watches and 2-5 minutes or verge watches.
Mechanical watches of this type will require regulating from time to time.
RomandDial offers a 30 day guarantee and worldwide shipping (free to the UK).
We will ship the same working day for purchases before 10.00am and next working day after 10.00 am