One of the Oldest Watches in our Collection: 1799 Verge Fusee Pocket Watch

One of the oldest watches in our collection, this antique watch was made in 1799.

At the time this piece was created, watch movements and cases were sold separately. A watchmaker would craft each timepiece by hand, and then wholesale his movements to jewelers, who might either fit the piece in a particular case, or, allow the customer to choose a case and watch separately. This custom has resulted in… Read full article at marketsquarejewelers.com

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