- A rare silver pair case verge watch

A rare silver pair case verge watch


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    Pocket watch


Signed John Cairns, Providence,[RI], circa 1800
Gilt full plate fusee movement, stamped with later punched number 1461, tapered cylindrical pillars, cock pierced with American Eagle within a ring of stars, white enamel dial with arabic chapters, now lacking pierced gold hands, unmarked plain silver paircases, outer case with three piece hinge, accompanied by early 19th century Providence watch papers of Joseph R. Brown, Isaac Hall and two papers of Franklin Richmond