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1 $500 $700 Watch chains- 2 (Two), both in 14k yellow gold, one 14.5", the other 17", the longer chain with gold filled hook, c1920, 21.4g TW Both chains are in good, wearable condition, precious metal content tested
2 $400 $600 Watch chains- 2 (Two), one in 14k yellow gold with 10k clasp, 26", the other partial chain in 10k yellow gold, 9.5", late 19th century, 22.8g TW Long chain is in good wearable condition, the other is not, precious metal content tested
3 $700 $900 Man's pocket watch chain- 14K yellow gold with flexible links and fabulous dog's head fob and hook, 14" length, 21.1g TW, c1890 this chain is in very good conditionw with a couple of small kinks in the flex banded links and has been acid tested for gold. The dog's head fob was once part of a whole dog, articulated at the neck, and has been fitted to the chain.
4 $1000 $1400 Mans pocket watch chain, 18 karat yellow gold with gold filled hooks, length 16 1/2", 33.3g TW Good, with wear from use, Precious metal content tested
5 $1000 $1400 Mans pocket watch chain, 9 karat rose gold, with engraved cross form fob, also in 9 karat, with another fob, gold filled, marked "Ritual Degree Team 1931", the back engraved "Blan Bruce No 216 O.S.C. James Farquhar Sentinal", length 16 inches, 47.4g TW Good, with wear from use, Precious metal content marked
6 $100 $200 Watch chains and fobs- 7 (Seven): 2 hair chains; 3 short chains; 2 small cigar nippers unusual items, nice overall conditions. One hair chain has small locket with woman's photo
7 $200 $300 Watch chains- 10 (Ten): 8 are gold filled including one with K. of C. locket; 2 are base metal nice condition, sold as is
8 $80 $120 Watch keys- 2 (Two) gold filled: one set with cameo and another with red stone both show some wear, the key with red stone has some very small breaks near steel tube.
9 $200 $300 Watch keys- 5 (Five) watch keys and a gold filled bale for a watch chain: includes a crank key one key is absent the center stone.
10 $100 $150 Watch keys- 37 (Thirty-seven), dating to the 19th - early 20th century Most appear usable, a few with splits
11 $75 $100 Watch holder, travel case, wooden with carved appliqués, c1875 there is a small split in the bottom left hand corner of the rear. Fits an approximately 16 size watch. 8cm x 7.5cm
12 $250 $350 Alpha, Switzerland, man's wrist watch, chronograph with 30 minute register, 13.75 ligne Landeron caliber 48, 17 jewels, manual winding, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and monometallic balance, in an 18 karat rose gold case with gold filled mesh band, and Arabic numeral metal dial, with outer red telemeter scale, gold hands, 46.3g TW, c1950 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case, damage from case knife at 9:00, line of small dents in back; Plastic crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor toning and spotting, scratch at 9:00 from case knife. HANDS: Good, with minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation, case screw and foot of minute register jumper with heavy rust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, but should be serviced.
13 $200 $300 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "Official RR Standard Trainmaster ", 25 jewel ETA caliber 2821 movement, automatic winding, adjusted to 5 positions nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, in a 10 karat yellow gold filled case, Arabic numeral metal dial, black steel hands, and gold filled band, c1955 CASE: Dings or pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; back with shallow dents; Gold filled with minor brassing and small areas worn through; Plastic crystal. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
14 $200 $300 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "Official RR Standard Trainmaster ", 25 jewel ETA caliber 2821 movement, automatic winding, adjusted to 5 positions nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, in a stainless steel case, 24 hour Arabic numeral metal dial, black steel hands, and leather strap, c1960 CASE: Scratches and minor dings on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal. DIAL: Minor marks near edge of dial. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Rotor free, automatic assembly with wear and not functional. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs when wound manually.
15 $200 $300 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "Official RR Standard Trainmaster", 25 jewel ETA caliber 2821 movement, automatic winding, adjusted to 5 positions nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled case with stainless back, and 24-hour Arabic numeral metal dial, black steel hands, and stretch band, c1960 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Crystal cracked; Crown pitted. DIAL Very good. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
16 $150 $200 Breitling, Switzerland, man's chronograph wrist watch, Venus caliber 170, 17 jewels, manual winding, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, in a gold filled case with rectangular pushers, gold filled buckle and leather strap, with Roman numeral and square marker metal dial, outer blue telemeter scale, gold and blued steel hands, 35mm, c1950, CASE: Dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; back with heavy pitting; case knife damage; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown replaced. DIAL: Minor spotting overall, minor wear at outside edge of telemeter scale, scuff at 8:00. HANDS: Very good, chronograph hand bent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Overall discoloration and spotting Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Staff seems ok but balance not moving freely, missing escape wheel and pallet.
17 $75 $125 Bulova, Switzerland, "Accutron", caliber 2181, battery powered, date window at 3, gold filled, baton marker dials, two tone band, c1970 CASE: Excellent. DIAL: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running.
18 $150 $250 Bulova, Switzerland, "Accutron", Railroad Approved wrist watch, caliber 214 battery powered, back set, gilt plate movement, in a, stainless steel case, with Arabic numeral, white painted metal dial, and black steel, spade and poker hands, with black leather strap, c1960 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Excellent. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order unknown.
19 $150 $250 Bulova, Switzerland, "Accutron", Railroad Approved wrist watch, caliber 214 battery powered, back set, nickel plate movement, in a, stainless steel case, with Arabic numeral, white painted metal dial, and black steel, spade and poker hands, and stretch band, c1960 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Dings; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order unknown.
20 $50 $100 Bulova, Switzerland, man's wrist watch, 17 jewels, manual winding, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, in a decorative 10 karat yellow god filled case with gold filled mesh band, and Arabic numeral metal dial with gilt dauphine hands , 34.5mm l x 19.5mm w, c1945 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Minor chips / scratches on crystal. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial; Minor spotting, tarnish and discoloration. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
21 $100 $200 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's wrist watch, 17 jewels, manual winding nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, in a 14 karat yellow gold filled pivoted lug case, and Roman numeral and baton marker, black painted metal dial, gilt baton hands, with black leather strap, serial #T561166, c1945 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheel; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
22 $750 $1000 Girard Perregaux, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, "Gyromatic", man's wrist watch, 25 jewels, automatic winding, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, in an 18 karat yellow gold case with black leather strap and gold filled GP buckle, metal dial with stick markers and gold dauphine hands, serial #3109905, 34mm, 39.4g TW, c1965 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked, buckle with wear, strap excellent. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate, otherwise excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
23 $300 $400 Girard Perregaux, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, "Gyromatic", triple signed, 17 jewels, automatic winding, unadjusted, nickel plate movement with lever escapement in a round yellow gold filled case with 14K solid gold rear cover (marked) with baton markers and a champagne metal dial, 36g TW, 35mm CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Specks of dirt on dial. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
24 $700 $900 Girard Perregaux, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, man's wrist watch, "Gyromatic", 17 jewels, automatic winding, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, in a 14 karat yellow gold case with gold filled buckle and brown leather strap, and metal dial with gold arrow markers and luminous gilt hands, serial #2119497, 35mm, 40.4g TW, c1960 CASE: Waves on case back from polishing; Scratches on outer surface of case, some from case wrench; Plastic crystal; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
25 $300 $400 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., man's wrist watch, "Model 500" electric, battery powered , stem set, damascened nickel plate movement, in a square 10 karat gold filled case, and Arabic numeral and dot marker, metal dial, with gilt baton hands, and gold filled stretch band, serial #11160L, c1960 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case, ding; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Dirty, with minor spotting. HANDS: good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order unknown.
26 $600 $800 Jules Jurgensen, Switzerland, man's wrist watch, 17 jewels, manual winding gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, in an 18 karat, yellow gold one piece case with black lizard strap, metal dial with gold baton markers, and gold, dauphine style hands, serial #T402062, 33mm, 25.8g TW, c1970 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
27 $1500 $2000 Le Coultre & Co., Switzerland, man's wrist watch, 17 jewel caliber 476/2 bumper automatic, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, in an 18 karat, yellow gold case, with Arabic numeral and dauphine marker metal dial, gilt alpha hands, serial #620093, 36.1g TW, c1950 CASE: Minor scratches and pin pricks; Facets on back for case wrench rounded, polished; Inside of case back with scratches from oscillating weight; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Numerals with some minor spotting, otherwise very good. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plates with some spotting and corrosion; Specks of dirt / dust; screwdriver damage to plate at set lever screw. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
28 $2000 $3000 Le Coultre & Co., Switzerland, man's wrist watch, 17 jewel caliber K480/CW manual wind movement with cotes de Geneve decoration, with lever escapement, in a 14 karat white gold tapered case, and set with 18 graduated diamonds, with diamond marker metal dial, polished silver baton hands, and black leather strap, serial #1904204, 36mm x 28mm, 29.7g TW, c1955 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case, case worn at crown; upper surface of case back filed at wide end; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked; Diamonds tested. DIAL: Discoloration at edges of metal dial under bezel. HANDS: Very good, seconds may be a replacement. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate, one faint scuff on barrel bridge; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
29 $900 $1200 Le Coultre & Co., Switzerland, man's wrist watch, triple calendar with moon phase dial, 17 jewels, manual winding, cotes de Geneve decorated caliber 486/AW movement, with lever escapement, in a 10 karat gold filled case with leather strap and gold filled buckle, with presentation on back " To Val from your wife Antorina 12-1-54", and Arabic numeral metal dial, gold hands, serial #618055, 34.5mm, c1954, CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; case knife damage; Case back worn through; Plastic crystal; Scratches on crystal; Case does not close tightly; Crown replaced. DIAL: moon phase dial with losses; Dial restored. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, one small spot of corrosion; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
30 $900 $1200 Omega Speedmaster Professional "Man on the Moon", triple signed, two button chronograph with double register dial, manual, 17 jewels gilt nickel damascene movement in stainless case with black dial and minute and hour registers for chronograph, s#35580512 37mm c1973 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case and band. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Chronograph does not reset properly, the stop pusher both stops and resets hand in one push.
31 $100 $150 Omega Watch Co., Switzerland, man's wrist watch, bumper automatic caliber 28.10, 17 jewels, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, in a 14 karat yellow gold filled Wadsworth case, marked "Omega" inside case back, and Arabic numeral metal dial with silver hands, serial #10814919, 32mm, c1945 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; back with DIY monogram; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Spotting, tarnish and discoloration. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Broken mainspring, balance staff ok, will need service.
32 $300 $500 Omega Watch Co., Switzerland, man's wrist watch, ref. KM6068, caliber 563, 17 jewels, automatic winding, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, in a stainless and 14k gold case with gold filled Omega band, and metal dial with gold baton markers and gold baton hands, serial #31886689, 34mm, c1970 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Scratches on crystal; Case knife damage, band good, with scratches. DIAL: Excellent . HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and scuffs on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
33 $100 $150 Omega Watch Co., Switzerland, man's, caliber 344, automatic winding gilt movement with lever escapement in a round yellow gold filled case with black metal dial and baton markers, serial #14112430, 32mm CASE: Very fine scratches on outer surface of case. MOVEMENT PLATES: Gilt finish on plates damaged or layers failing. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
34 $9000 $12000 Patek, Philippe & Cie., Geneva, Switzerland, for Grogan & Co., Pittsburgh, triple signed man's square wrist watch with swing out lugs, 10 ligne, 18 jewel, manual wind movement with cotes de Geneve decoration, adjusted to 6 positions, isochronism and temperature, counterpoised lever escapement with detachable safety finger and cut bimetallic balance, in a platinum and 18 karat yellow gold case, with Arabic "Dauphine" numeral silver dial and gold, leaf style hands, black leather strap and gold filled buckle, serial #809906, 32.2g TW, c1925, together with a recent extract from the Patek Philippe archives CASE: Minor scratches and dings on outer surface of case; Back abraded; Lug hinges and anchors with repairs, will require further attention if watch is to be worn; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Dial surface restored. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Winding wheel with minor spots of oxidation; Bright work with minor oxidation, screws; Plates with haze and minor spotting; Bridge screws marred; Balance and escape wheel lower endstone setting screws with broken heads; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). This is a very unusual case style, using a pivoting or swing out lug/ bar for fastening the strap.
35 $3500 $4000 Patek, Philippe & Cie., Geneva, Switzerland, man's wrist watch, Ref. 2501,18 jewels, manual winding, adjusted to 5 positions, isochronism and temperature, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel movement, with lever escapement, monometallic balance, double roller and micrometric regulator, in an 18 karat yellow gold case with Patek Philippe strap and 18k yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle, silver dial with Roman numeral and stick markers, gold stick hands, serial #957055, 34mm, 36.9g TW, c1955 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial; Minor spotting and discoloration; Aftermarket alteration to dial (paint, touch up, etc):strap and buckle good. HANDS: Hands with small bends. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate, one small area of spotting on barrel bridge. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
36 $75 $100 Swiss, gold filled case with stretch band, Masonic emblem markers on brushed silver dial, marked 'Vantage, Seventeen Jewels" MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), including original box and instructions.
37 $200 $300 Tissot, Le Locle, Switzerland man's, manual winding movement with lever escapement in a round 14 karat yellow gold case with champagne dial and baton markers, 33mm CASE: Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Excellent. DIAL: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
38 $1800 $2200 Vacheron & Constantin, Geneva Switzerland, man's wrist watch, 36 jewels VC caliber K1121 movement (base caliber Jaeger LeCoultre 920) with 21k gold rotor, automatic winding, adjusted to 5 positions, isochronism and temperature, lever escapement with free sprung gyromax balance, in a 14 - 16 karat yellow gold purpose made case with gold filled buckle and leather strap, plain black painted dial marked "Vacheron Constantin Geneve Automatic", with date window at 3:00, and gold stick hands, serial #719302, 32mm, 38.9g TW CASE: Not original to the movement; Scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Repainted. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and scuffs on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running, but hairspring is damaged and will require truing or replacement, stem does not fit properly.
39 $1500 $1800 Wakmann, Switzerland, man's chronograph wrist watch, with Valjoux caliber 92 movement, 17 jewels, manual winding, with lever escapement, in an 18 karat yellow gold case with gold filled buckle and brown leather strap, and metal dial with faux engine turning, gold markers and gold Alpha style hands, 36mm, 43.3g TW, c1955 CASE: Case with many dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Pushers worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Good with some spotting. MOVEMENT PLATES: Spot of corrosion and specks of dust/ dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, chronograph start stop button sometimes sticks in the depressed position.
40 $250 $350 Zenith, Le Locle, Switzerland, man's Art Deco wrist watch, manual winding, lever escapement in a silver case with exaggeerated Arabic numeral, silvered dial and Art Deco spade and poker hands, c1918, 33mm x 27mm CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Discoloration at edges of metal dial under by bezel. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
41 $300 $500 Wrist watches- 2 (Two) Delaware 17 jewel steel with leather straps: one is automatic with power reserve indicator; other has calendar and moon phase good overall condition but not running
42 $300 $500 Wrist watches- 2 (Two) round with date and straps: Jules Jurgensen automatic 35mm stainless; Zodiac automatic gold fill 34mm front with calendar and moon dial good overall condition, both tick and set
43 $100 $200 Wrist watches- 2 (Two), Bulova, Switzerland, "Accutron", caliber 2181, battery powered, pendant set, gilt plate movement, one stainless and one gold filled, baton marker dials, c1970 Cases with minor dings and scratches, good hands and dials, running condition unknown
44 $250 $350 Wrist watches- 4 (Four) Omega with straps: one early gold filled model is 15 jewel adjusted 2 positions with Omega metal strap; two others are gold filled tank style with leather straps; the modern steel "Constellation" is a quartz fake good overall condition. The early model and one tank are ticking
45 $150 $250 Wrist watches- 5 (Five) gold filled fronts with straps: 2 Bulova men's cushion form; 1 Gruen Veri-Thin Precision cushion form: 2 small lady's Bulova with gold filled backs. One man's Bulova has the 10BP 21 jewel adjusted movement; others are 17 jewel very nice overall condition. All tick and set
46 $150 $250 Wrist watches- 5 (Five) Lord Elgin with straps: 3 tank; 2 round; 4 gold plate; 1 stainless; 2 self-winding good overall condition, just one is ticking
47 $250 $350 Wrist watches- 5 (Five) new/old stock with original presentation boxes, metal straps, and paperwork: Sheffield; Gruen, and Mercury LED both Sheffields are 25 jewel automatic with date window. The Gruens, 25 jewel and 17 jewel, also are self-winding with date. The Mercury is a Pulsar lookalike. New condition, but none tested
48 $100 $200 Wrist watches- 5 (Five) Swiss round lady's with straps: Omega Ladymatic calendar; Zodiac automatic calendar; Omega 480 17 jewels; Omega Ladymatic Omega 483 17 jewels adj. 2 positions overall nice conditions, four tick
49 $250 $350 Wrist watches- 6 (Six) Hamilton 17 and 19 jewel with straps: 3 rectangular gold filled; 2 square gold filled; one round automatic Swiss Estoril with date; 1 rectangular 19 jewel has "Frigidaire Sales Leader" dial and 1936 presentation good overall condition. all tick and set
50 $200 $300 Wrist watches- 9 (Nine) Gruen gold filled and steel with straps: 1 round Precision; 1 black dial Precision tank; 1 Curvex; 3 square Veri-Thin; 1 blue dial; 1 Gruen 21 Precision tank; 1 square Precision good overall condition, sold as is
51 $100 $200 Wrist watches- 7 (Seven) Bulova high-jewel automatic wristwatches with straps: five 23 jewel including two black dial with leather straps; two 30 jewel; four are calendar all in good overall condition and are ticking. Sold as is
52 $150 $250 Wrist watches- 7 (Seven): Illinois nickel 17 jewel 5271838; Illinois gold filled 15 jewel 4983223; Elgin "Maytag" automatic; Waltham Swiss 17 jewel automatic; Elgin B.W. Raymond gold filled; Waltham Premier gold filled front 9 jewel #30793144; Elgin gold filled front 683 17 jewel adjusted good overall condition. 5 have straps. 4 tick, all set
53 $100 $200 Wrist watches- 10 (Ten): including a Tag Heuer and a Russian Amquor along with a Dittisheim mock pendulum desk clock and a lady's pendant watch sold "as is". The Dittishiem is rusted.
54 $300 $500 Wrist watches- 12 (Twelve) Bulova gold filled and steel with straps: four round head including three automatic and one calendar; eight tank style including one self winding and one "Excellency" overall good conditions; sold as is
55 $300 $400 Wrist watches- 15 (Fifteen) Swiss, 11 with straps: Benrus (2); Longines (2); Bulova; Tag Heuer (quartz); Mido "Multifort Super Automatic"; Olympic Chronographe; Bulova; Westfield; Carlisle; etc. good overall condition, 11 are ticking
56 $7000 $9000 Pierre Morel à Genève, Switzerland, oval pocket watch in the 17th century style, key wind and set, gilt plate verge fusee movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in a silver gilt mounted, open face, polychrome enamel decorated case, with champlevé enamel Roman numeral dial, serial #86128, 54mm x 45mm, movement c1790, case and dial probably mid to late 19th century CASE: Restored. DIAL: Restored. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Balance endstone cracked. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
57 $700 $900 Concord Watch Co., Switzerland, 8 day, quarter hour repeating travel clock, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, 2 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance in a monogrammed marked sterling silver folding travel case with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, with plum colored steel spade and poker hands, c1920 CASE: Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Moderate wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, moderate. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
58 $1200 $1500 Le Phare, Switzerland, man's pocket watch with minute repeater and alarm, 16 jewels, stem wind and set, 5 adjustments gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a gun metal, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with glazed cuvette, initials "K W C" in applied gold, with Arabic numeral white enamel dial, and blued steel hands, 55mm, c1910 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, bezel; Scratches on outer surface of case, some loss to finish, minor rust; Plastic crystal; minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light. HANDS: Replaced, incorrect style, alarm hand repaired. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Repeater not functioning correctly.
59 $4000 $5000 France or Switzerland, man's large pocket watch, quarter hour repeating, plunger is pulled from pendant and rotated 1/4 turn to activate repeating, 23 ligne, 7 jewel, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with ruby cylinder escapement, parachute shock protection and bimetallic compensation curb, in an 18 karat yellow gold, reeded edge, engraved, open face case, with movement details engraved on gilt cuvette, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, and gold Breguet style hands, bottom plate marked under dial, "FB 4314", 56.5mm, 105.8g TW, c1840 CASE: A few minor dents, back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette, cuvette with shallow dent at 7:00; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, edge, 12:00; Chip in enamel concealed by bezel, repaired, 1:00; Flakes in enamel at dial fastening screws; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with minor scattered oxidation; Finger for stop work broken, stop work retaining bridge missing one screw, cross retaining screw abraded. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, but sluggish, needs service.
60 $9000 $12000 Golay - Leresche & Fils, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, chronograph with 30 minute register and minute repeater, chronograph functions activated by depressing the crown, repeat activated through a slide in the band, 28+ jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with counterpoised lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold timing screws, wolf's tooth ratchet wheel and whiplash micrometric regulator, in an 18 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, with enameled monogram "JBP" and gold cuvette marked "No. 24559 Golay Leresche & Fils Golay Fils & Stahl Srs Geneva 2 Rue de la Paix Paris" and "Jno. B. Parsons", with Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial, gold spade and poker hour and minute hands, plum colored steel chronograph and minute register hands, serial #5335 (movement and case), 48mm, 84.6g TW, c1910 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, edge of back, near hinge; Minor dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor chips / scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few minor scratches, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Very good, tail of chronograph hand broken. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with a few small spots of minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Fully wound, will run with a bit of pressure on the crown. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Chronograph and repeater function properly, but are a bit sluggish, repeater slide sticks, and must be returned manually - would benefit from service.
61 $4000 $5000 England, R.F. Cowderoy, London, for Clark & Co., Augusta, man's pocket watch, half quarter repeater, 12 - 13 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with duplex escapement, diamond endstone, cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws, in an 18 karat yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, marked "Repeater Clark & Co. Augusta", with blued steel fleur de lys hands, serial #2232, 49mm, 130.3g TW, c1850 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Aftermarket alteration to dial, ship painted above center arbor, could be removed, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Hour replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), but escapement occasionally skips, will require service. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Repeat is very sluggish, will require service, gongs with good tone.
62 $500 $600 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, quarter hour repeater, 11 - 13 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in an 18 size, nickel, screw back and bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, gilt Louis XV hands, c1900 CASE: Not original to movement; Pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Spotting and discoloration on inner surface of case . DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 12:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work or steel has scratches, minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Repeater not functioning correctly.
63 $1800 $2200 Wittnauer & Co., Switzerland 8 days, minute repeating travel clock, 24 ligne, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, 3 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a marked sterling silver folding travel case, with engraved acanthus leaf and c scroll decoration, and monogrammed "E.W.N.", the inside of the case marked "Bailey, Banks and Biddle Company", and Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, with plum colored steel spade and poker hands, c1920 CASE: Minor dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 12:00 to center, center to 7:30, 9:00 to 5:30; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 3:00, 4:30, 9:00; A few minor scratches on dial. HANDS: Very good, minor color loss on minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Numerous minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation, finger print on ratchet wheel; A few screw heads marred; Repeat barrel bridge discolored. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim bent. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, movement rotates when the lever is depressed, the pin in the case which prevented this is missing. Overall a very nice little clock, the repeating is loud and with good tone.
64 $2500 $3500 Chas E. Jacot, Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland, high grade, 17 jewels, key wind, key set, with patent tiered damascened nickel movement unique to Jacot with lever escapement, capped escape wheel, gold jewel settings and marked in script "Improved Straight Line Lever, Fully Jeweled in Fine Rubies" in heavy 18K yellow gold, hunting case, with movement details on gold cuvette with Roman numeral, white enamel, single sunk dial, s#6636, 54mm 124.1g TW CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Dings or pin pricks; Scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Engine turning / engraving worn smooth; Crystal loose. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches or scuffs on plate; Case screw absent; Specks of staining and dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
65 $2200 $2500 Jules Jurgensen, Copenhagen, Denmark, lady's, triple signed, 21 jewels, stem wind, fishscale damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance with blued rim and arm and gold escutcheons in an 18 karat, yellow gold, engine turned, hinged back and bezel, hunting case with maker's details inscribed on gold cuvette and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #12335, 42mm, 79.6g TW CASE: Scratches on cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear. DIAL: Scratch minor to dial; Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust; Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
66 $14000 $16000 France or Switzerland, form watch in the shape of a mandolin, 9 ligne key wind and set gilt plate verge fusee movement with pierced balance bridge, polished steel balance with curved arms and ruby endstone, in an 18 karat, yellow gold case decorated with multicolor enamel and paste stones, the oscillating balance visible through the glazed "soundhole with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, and blued steel Breguet style hands, in an easel backed red Morocco case with lyre form, amethyst set winding key, watch width 25mm, length 61mm, 23.3g TW, c1800, box 20th century, key replaced CASE: Minor roughness to surface of red enamel on front, one "string" missing, one stone missing from bridge, small repair to black enamel on case back at the loop for the chain . DIAL: Minor flake in enamel at winding arbor, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Adjustment screw for escape wheel drop broken; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude, needs service. Box very good, key with minor roughness and an old repair, does not fit winding arbor properly.
67 $6500 $8500 Chas. H. Grosclaude & Fils., Fleurier, Switzerland, large and impressive mans pocket watch, 20 ligne, 17 jewel, stem wind and pin set, damascened, nickel bar movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold hunting case, the covers with central enameled portraits in oval reserves, one of Lt. Buford, and the other of Ms. Velasquez, each flanked by enameled horses, and supported by a winged putti with trumpet, with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, and inside of front cover engraved "Lieutenant Harry T. Buford December 5, 1888, Roman numeral engraved silver dial with applied gold ornament, blued steel fleur de lys hands, together with its purple velvet and silk lined rosewood storage box, serial #13493, 52mm, 132.8g TW, c1870 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back cover at 11:00; A few minor dings; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; front cover with weak lift spring; Bow replaced; Enamel areas have minor scratches; display cuvette missing crystal; bezel hinge pin missing; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial; Minor toning at edges of metal dial under by bezel. HANDS: Shortened. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and spotting on plate; Ratchet wheel has spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Box is very good overall. Loreta Janeta Velasquez (aka Lt Harry T. Buford) was a Cuban born woman who, disguised as Lt. Buford, fought on the Confederate side in the Civil War. When she was wounded, a doctor discovered that she was not a he, and was forced to leave the army. She then continued her efforts on behalf of the South as a spy. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loreta_Janeta_Velazquez for a brief biography of this fascinating woman. Chas. Grosclaude was a celebrated Swiss watch and chronometer maker - for additional examples of his work and biographical information, see Antiquorum "Exceptional Horological Works of Art", Oct.19, 2002, lots 69 and 70. 19 October 2002", lots
68 $5000 $6000 Patek, Philippe & Cie., Geneva, Switzerland, man's thin pocket watch, 18 ligne, 18 jewel, stem wind and set cotes de Geneve decorated nickel bar movement, adjusted to 6 positions, isochronism, and temperature, with counterpoised lever escapement with detachable safety finger, cut bimetallic balance and wolf's tooth winding, in a platinum snap back and bezel, open face case with inlaid gold monogram on back cover, and Roman numeral, engine turned platinum dial with frosted chapter ring, the numerals in deep blue enamel, blued steel moon style hands, serial #182881, 46mm, 65.1g TW, c1920 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; bezel with mark from bow; lips on bezel and back may be repaired, back lip with minor loss. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). An extremely elegant dress watch in very good condition overall
69 $4000 $5000 Patek, Philippe & Cie., Geneva, Switzerland, man's thin pocket watch, 18 ligne, 19 jewel, stem wind and set, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a stainless steel open face case, with gold trimmed snap back and bezel, and two tone silver dial with gold Arabic and baton markers, gold hands, serial #880325, 45mm, c1925 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial, some markers have been glued to dial. HANDS: Very good, seconds may be replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation; one case screw broken; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); balance rim bent.
70 $2500 $3500 Probably Patek, Philippe & Cie., Geneva, Switzerland, for Bailey, Banks & Biddle, Philadelphia, lady's pocket watch, 18 - 19 jewels, stem wind and set, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and wolf's tooth winding, center bridge marked "Special", and crown wheel bridge marked 'No. 67398Bailey Banks & Biddle, Philadelphia, in an 18 karat yellow gold hunting case, with presentation on gold cuvette, "Alice Calley A.F. Huston 8 mo. 31 1888", monogram on front cover, and a photograph of a well dressed man on the inside of the front cover, likely the A.F. Huston in the presentation, with signed Arabic numeral, outer gilt 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, and gold Louis XV hands, serial #67398, 38.5mm, 51.6g TW CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Fine scratches on dial, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Of note: Alice Calley (1861-1906) was married in Aug 1888 at Philadelphia, PA, to Abraham Frances Huston (1852-1930). They lived at Coatesville, PA.
71 $2000 $3000 Vacheron & Constantin, Geneva Switzerland, for J.E Caldwell & Co. Philadelphia, man's pocket watch, 17 ligne, 17 jewel, stem wind and lever set, adjusted, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, matte finished wolf's tooth winding wheels, in an 18 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral with outer blue 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, and gilt Louis XV hands, serial #276910, 46mm, c1900 CASE: Minor dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; A few minor scratches on cuvette; One hinge plug absent; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow with minor wear ; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor scratches on dial, one heavier scratch at 2:30. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
72 $3000 $3500 Agassiz Watch Co., Switzerland private label for Tiffany & Co., triple signed, 16 jewels, stem wind, pendant set, 5 adjustments, nickel damascene movement with lever escapement in monogrammed heavy 18K yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, hunting case with Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, s#218060, 52mm 128.0g TW including original felt lined mahogany box signed Tiffany & Co. New York CASE: Minor scratches on inner surface of case on or near bezel; Excellent. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot; Specks of dirt / dust; Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).. Presented to H. R. Oldis by his father on the occasion of his 21st birthday. Of note: Herbert Ray Oldis was born March 1, 1894 at Fairmont, NJ, son of Edwin Lester Oldis and Alena Laura Oldis. This family lived at Waldeborough, ME when the watch was presented. Herbert was a poultry man when he married on January 1, 1916 to Celia Louise Winchenbaugh. H. R. Oldis died in Sept, 1972 at Camden, ME.
73 $100 $150 Arnex, Switzerland patriotic motif with spread eagle perched on American flag on dial and Franklin D. Roosevelt 1882 - 1945 in relief on rear cover, stem wind, pendant set, c1950 50mm, including box and original tag CASE: Excellent. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
74 $250 $350 Arnex, Switzerland, man's 8 days, pocket watch, 15 jewels, stem wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and exposed balance, in a base metal, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with repoussé style scene of Diana and her dogs, and Arabic numeral white enamel dial, Black steel hands, 50mm, c1955 CASE: Bezel with a few minor scratches, inside of case back with minor spotting, otherwise very good; Plastic crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 5:00. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
75 $500 $700 Barrauds, London, England, man's verge fusee pocket watch, 4 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, brass balance and Bosley regulator, in a sterling silver, hunting case, with London assay marks and date letter for 1813, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, gold spade and poker hands, serial #7973, 53mm, 117.8g TW CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, front, near pendant; Minor dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor abrasions on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Minute a bit short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Balance cock with solder residue; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, will tick with pressure on fusee.
76 $250 $350 Chas. Stone, Liverpool, England, man's verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance cock and Bosley regulator, in a sterling silver pair case, with Birmingham assay marks and date letter for 1830, and Roman numeral white enamel dial, with gold spade and poker hands, serial #6581, 53mm, 102.5g TW CASE: Numerous small dents & dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor scratches on crystal; top part of outer case catch button missing; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 6:00, center to 9:30. HANDS: Probably replaced, minute with bends. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff, needs service.
77 $350 $450 Continental, marked H. Fly, London, man's verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in a silver pair case, with white enamel Roman numeral arcaded dial with Arabic outer 5 minute markers, signed in script "H. Fly", gold hands, 58mm, c1800 CASE: cracks; Waves and wrinkles; Scratches on outer surface of case; case catch and button missing; Minor chips and scratches on crystal; Bow replaced. DIAL: Numerous hairlines in enamel, very light; Chips in enamel greater than the size of a grain of rice, at 11:00, repaired; Edge flake at 6:00, repaired. HANDS: Replaced, mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, and ticks), setting skips, jams, damaged motion work.
78 $3000 $4000 Dubois de Perigueux, a Paris, French 1/4 repeating travel clock with verge fusee, key wound and set, gilt plate watch movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge, contained in a rectangular cast bronze case decorated with roses and a musical trophy and a large ring at top for hanging, pierced, sliding case back for access to bell and repeat cord pulleys and lever, the bell with hole and engraved scale for regulation and signed "Amant 1819", cast bezel with fleur de lys ornament, set with convex glass, case top with a large ring for hanging, white enamel dial with blue Roman numerals and blued steel Breguet style hands, c1820 Case with minor wear, glass very good, dial with minor scratches, repaired chips and minor losses at 8:00, dial will not sit flush to plate and is a bit loose, minute hand replaced, movement with minor scratches, regulator scale missing, movement running, repeat train functions but strikes incorrectly, will require adjustment/ repair, 7 1/2" x 4 1/4" x 3/4"
79 $1400 $1800 England, for the American market, A. Hews Jr. & Co. Boston, man's pocket watch, 16 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate fusee movement, with Massey 3 lever escapement, gold balance, hack lever, and Liverpool style jewels, with gilt dust cap, in a 14 karat yellow gold, engine turned and engraved, consular open face case, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, with later painting of a sailing ship above the seconds bit, blued steel seconds hand, gold fleur de lys hour and minute hands, serial #4726, 52mm, 112.3g TW, c1840 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Minor chips / scratches on crystal; Bow replaced; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, dial edge at 2:00, 9:00; Aftermarket alteration to dial, painted scene with sailing ship. HANDS: Minute and hour hands a bit short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Gilt finish on plates with spotty haze, would clean up nicely; One upper balance jewel screw replaced; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude, would benefit from cleaning.
80 $150 $250 England, unsigned, man's pocket watch, lever fusee, 9 jewels, key wind and set, gilt full plate movement with lever escapement, diamond endstone and gold balance and gilt dust cap, in a hallmarked sterling silver pair case, with London assay mark and date letter for 1861, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, gold spade and poker hour and minute hands, blued steel seconds hand, serial #8411, 54mm, 143.4g TW CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Button for opening outer case missing, hole for the button with rough edges; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow bent, pendant worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Mismatched, seconds hand broken. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, and a few spots of verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
81 $200 $300 Eterna, Switzerland, pocket watch with alarm, 15 jewels, stem wind, pin set, 3 adjustments, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, and cut bimetallic balance, in a gun metal, hinged easel back and snap bezel open face case, and, Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial and blued steel luminous hands, serial #2426713, 52mm, c1920 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case from case knife, bezel; Surface with minor wear and spots of oxide. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Minor oxidation, luminous compound gone. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate, gilding abraded, 4th wheel upper pivot bushing soldered in place. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), alarm functional.
82 $125 $175 F.L Mathez, Tramelan, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 17 ligne, 15 jewels, key wind and set, gilt bar movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in a silver engine turned hunting case, with maker's details engraved on silver cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, and blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #22424, 47mm, 74.9g TW, c1870 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Scratches on inside of case and cuvette; Front lift spring weak. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Replaced hour and minute, seconds with broken tail. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor marks, otherwise very good; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
83 $1000 $1300 Frodsham, Switzerland lady's purse watch, 17 jewels, stem wind, pendant set, nickel plate movement with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, 14K yellow gold case with blue enamel ends, Arabic numeral metal dial and gold hands, serial #408781, 37.3g TW, 48mm x 24mm CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Enamel areas have minor loss. DIAL: Aftermarket alteration to dial (paint, touch up, etc). MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
84 $300 $350 G. Dunbar, London , England, man's pair cased verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance cock and Tompion regulator, in a sterling silver open face pair case with high dome bulls eye crystal, with London assay marks and date letter for 1799, and Roman numeral white enamel dial, with Arabic outer black 5-minute markers, gold spade and poker hands, serial #219, 56.5mm, 145g TW CASE: Numerous small dents; pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Outer case with damage at catch, catch replaced; Minor scratches and chip on crystal; Bow and pendant replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, center to 4:00, 4:00 to 7:00; Spider hairlines, center to 9:00; Chips and flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Wants to run, needs service.
85 $750 $950 Henry Hoffman, Le Locle, Switzerland, lady's pocket watch, 13 - 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement and steel balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold, engine turned, engraved and enameled hunting case, maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, pendant with split pusher and catches for front and back, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with plum colored steel, Breguet style hands, serial #67828, 39.5mm, 43.6g TW, c1870 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Dings, band; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette, and light crease from slip with case knife; Front cover extends just beyond 90 degrees when opened; hinges dirty and so covers do not open fully when pushers are operated; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Small chip at 1 with radiating hairlines; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Plates with spotting, minor oxide and haze; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
86 $350 $450 Henry Watch, Switzerland, lady's pendant watch, 12 1/2 ligne, 7 - 10 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt bar movement, with cylinder escapement, in a 14 karat yellow gold hunting case, with scalloped edge, and petal form covers stamped in high relief, maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, covers with enameled engraving, and Roman numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, gilt Louis XV style hands, serial #102541, 33mm, 24.5g TW, c1870 CASE: Minor dents and dings; cuvette with minor dents; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, front, 120 deg.; Bow replaced; Crown worn; Pendant loose; Enamel areas have major loss; crystal with flake at edge; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, 3:00; Spider hairlines, 10:30; Flake in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheel has spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), needs cleaning.
87 $1250 $1500 Herbeau a Paris, fusee pocket watch with cylinder escapement, signed key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in an 18 karat consular yellow gold case with applied multicolor gold ornament featuring two seated figures and monument with portrait, Roman numeral white enamel dial, gold Breguet style hands, 39mm, 42g TW, c1780 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Applied ornament and engraving with moderate wear; Bow worn; case catch button missing; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Replaced dial. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust, spot of verdigris, areas of haze. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, not fully wound but winding arbor tight, good staff, needs service.
88 $600 $800 J. F. Cooper, Liverpool, England, man's pocket watch for the American market, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement, blued and polished steel balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned open face case with engraved eagle and shield, maker's details engraved on base metal cuvette, and Roman numeral, engine turned and engraved metal dial, gilt Louis XV style hands, 46mm, 64g TW, and including a long Victorian gold filled slide chain CASE: Numerous small dents and dings; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches and tarnish on cuvette; Bow worn, pendant with hole in top; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced, incorrect style. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Plates with scattered spotting; Bright work has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff, needs service.
89 $3000 $4000 Johan Haller, Gratz, Austria, half quarter repeating verge fusee pocket watch key wind and set, gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and regulator plate, with lever at 7:30 to disable repeating, in a silver open face pair case with under painted horn covering and pique pin border, inner case with bell, back of inner case with later engraving "Jem Ward", and Roman numeral white enamel dial with Arabic outer black 5-minute markers, gilt hands, 62mm, c1775 CASE: Outer case with wear and minor scratches, small area near catch button with star shaped splits; catch button worn through; Inner case with abrasion from cleaning. DIAL: Dial with scratches; Dial originally mounted with 3 feet; now with feet removed and fastened with screws at 1:00 and 7:00, may have been replaced many years ago. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work under dial has moderate oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust, will clean up nicely. Hands: Replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, fusee click broken, chain intact, good staff, will tick with pressure on fusee. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Repeater not functioning correctly, winds and will strike hours and partial quarters, 1/4 rack not moving freely, mechanism appears complete but is in need of restoration.
90 $400 $500 Longines, Switzerland, man's chronograph pocket watch, probably 19 jewels, stem wind and pin set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a .900 silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with silver cuvette marked "Chronographe J. Kohlschitter Genova", and Roman numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, with constant seconds, thirty minute instantaneous register, outer chapter divided into fifths of a second, marked "J. Kohlschitter Genova", and blued steel Breguet style hands, all functions controlled by a pusher in the crown, 52mm, c1900 CASE: A few minor dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Inner surface of back dirty; Plastic crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Spider hairlines, dial edge at 3:00. HANDS: Oxidation, chronograph hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Heavy scratch and dimples, balance cock; Steel with scattered minor oxidation; Jewel replaced, upper chronograph wheel; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
91 $600 $700 Longines, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, 5 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with presentation on gold cuvette, "Carl J. Duttenhofer Dec. 25 1919", and monogram on rear cover, with Roman numeral, single sunk, silver dial and gilt hands, serial #3415908, 44.5mm, 54.8g TW, c1935 CASE: A few dings and pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Cover extends slightly beyond 90 degrees when opened; Minor chips and scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good, one small spot near center. HANDS: Minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Regulator spring missing. Of note: T. Duttenhofer and Endora [Stith] Duttenhofer gave birth to Carl J on June 15, 1893 at Cincinnati, OH. He served in the enlisted reserve corp during WWI and was a pilot. He never married and died in Feb, 1958 at Miami, FL.
92 $150 $250 Longines, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 20 ligne, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, marked ""Longines Patent Stem Winder" with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in a silver, engraved, hunting case, with monogram on front cover, inside of covers marked "Patent Longines" with winged hourglass, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel hands, 53mm, 114.3g TW, c1890 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, front; A few pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 11:00, center to 6:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright and clean; Minor fine scratches on plate; Crown wheel core with minor spotting; Screws with good blue; Wheels with minor discoloration. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). A nice example
93 $250 $350 M.F. Mathey & Co., Switzerland, lady's pendant watch, 13 ligne, 10 jewels, stem wind and lever set, straight line damascened, nickel bar movement, with cylinder escapement, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved, hunting case with scenes of feeding herons and foliage, maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, white enamel dial, gilt paste set hands, serial #45842, 32mm, 26.9g TW, c1875 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Scratches on outer surface of case; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: One stone missing. MOVEMENT PLATES: Winding wheels and click spring with oxidation; Nickel finish on plates dull and with minor losses; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, broken mainspring, staff ok.
94 $300 $400 Matthew Ord, Hexham, England, man's verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance cock and Bosley regulator, in a sterling silver pair case, with Birmingham assay marks and date letter for 1847, and Roman numeral white enamel dial, with gold hands, serial #715, 56.5mm, 163.5g TW CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back of inner case; pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Outer case catch and button missing; Wear on front and back at 12:00 from bow; Incorrect crystal; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 12:30, center to 6:00; Spider hairlines, at edge, 7:00; Chips in enamel near center arbor. HANDS: Replaced, mismatched, short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Wants to run, good staff, needs service.
95 $1200 $1400 Matthew Pratt, London, England, verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance cock and regulator plate, cock with pierced foot and grotesque mask, Tompion regulator, in a repoussé silver open face pair repoussé case with presentation engraved on back "Billy McGlory from The Boys 1884", with arcaded Roman numeral white enamel dial with outer Arabic 5-minute markers, central polychrome scene showing a man and a woman in a churchyard, with trees and a sailboat in the background, (see the clock in the church tower), fancy gilt, serial #20569, 50mm, c1770 CASE: Outer case with a few pinholes near the bottom and a some repaired near the center (see the right forearms of the two figures), and with overall wear; Minor scratches on crystal; Pendant is an old replacement, bow may also be replaced; inner case with hole in front of pendant. DIAL: Numerous hairlines in enamel; Chips in enamel at center arbor, one small chip missing from right shoulder of male figure; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Movement catch screw replaced; Bright work with minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Nores: We can find only one William McGlory who was lived in the us who could likely have been "billy" McGlory. He was born March 31, 1859 and emigrated to the US, arriving OCT. 24, 1891 and first settled at Medford, Mass and later at Malden, Mass.
96 $750 $850 Moricand & Comp., Geneva Switzerland, verge fusee pocket watch, signed gilt plate key wind and set movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in a gold filled consular case, the back with multicolor enamel scene featuring a young woman in a landscape, the scene with dark blue border decorated with gold and silver leaves and flowers , white enamel Roman numeral dial with Arabic outer 5 minute markers, the dial signed "Moricand et Compagnie", gilt Louis XV style paste set hands, serial #21475, 45mm, c1800 CASE: Fine scratches and minor losses on enamel; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Gilt with brassing; Enamel has been reset into case back. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, at 11:00, 4:00; Chips in enamel at winding arbor, repaired; Two chips in enamel concealed by bezel, repaired. HANDS: Oxidation, gilding worn away, minute hand missing tip, missing a few stones. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust, spot of verdigris. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, broken staff.
97 $700 $900 Movado for Cartier, Paris, France, lady's purse watch, "Ermeto", 15 jewels, manually wound by opening and closing the case, nickel case with reptile skin cover, pendant set, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, with luminous Arabic numeral metal dial, and blued steel luminous hands, c1930 CASE: Leather good overall, shrinking a bit from the edge of the case, metal parts very good with minor wear, one spot on bezel. DIAL: Excellent . HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
98 $400 $600 Movado, Switzerland lady's purse watch, "Ermeto", 15 jewels, manually wound by opening and closing the case, pendant set, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, nickel case with reptile skin covering, metal dial with baton markers, and luminous silver baton hands, c1960 CASE: Leather very good, metal parts very good with minimal wear. DIAL: Excellent . HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
99 $700 $900 Movado, Switzerland lady's purse watch, "Ermeto", 15 jewels, manually wound by opening and closing the case, pendant set, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, sterling silver and gold case, front with initials "R.W.", with silver Arabic numeral dial, and blued steel hands, c1930 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; dings and pin pricks. Precious metal content marked. Dial very good with a few fine scratches and a few small spots near 6:00. Hour hand with broken tip, minute hand replaced. Movement with minor scratches, ratchet wheel with two broken teeth. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
100 $1100 $1500 R.G. Benton, Liverpool, England, verge fusee, key wind, key set, gilt movement with gold balance in a finely engraved 9 - 12K yellow gold hunting case with gold cuvette depicting eagle perched on olive branch on the rear cover and a paddle boat on the front cover with Roman numeral, white enamel dial and gold hands, s#3503, 54mm, 129.4g TW CASE: Acid tested for 9 - 12K gold; There is a spurious 18 mark on the inner covers; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with light to moderate wear, but still sharp. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust; Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). This is a very interesting watch, fabricated in England probably for the American market.
101 $300 $400 Roger & Co., Geneva, Switzerland, lady's pendant watch, 15 jewels, key wind, key set, gilt bar movement, with lever escapement, uncut bimetallic balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold, engraved and enameled hunting case, presentation and maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, enamel covers, diamond set front cover, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, 37mm, 40.8g TW CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Many scratches on cuvette; Front cover detached, enamels restored; inside of case back with numerous wrinkles; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
102 $1200 $1400 Samson, London, England, verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set, gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and regulator plate, Tompion regulator, in a silver, repoussé open face pair case, arcaded Roman numeral white enamel dial, with Arabic outer black 5-minute markers, fancy gilt hands, serial #8066, 50mm, c1780 CASE: Outer case with wear and minor scratches, inner case with dents and scratches; Minor scratches on crystal; Pendant worn, bow loose, pendant and bow may be old replacements; Top of outer case catch button worn through. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 11:00 to center, center to 5:00, 1:00 to 4:00; Chips in enamel at center arbor; Dial with scratches. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Screws with scuffing, loss of blue; Small hole in top plate at "Samson"; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Tries to run, needs service.
103 $250 $300 Stewart Dawson, Liverpool, England, man's pocket watch, 7 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement with engraved balance cock and gilt dust cap, with lever escapement and steel balance, in a sterling silver, engraved consular open face case with Birmingham assay marks and date letter for 1881, Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial signed "Stewart Dawson & Co. Liverpool", gold spade and poker hands, serial #5347L, 46mm, 89.9g TW CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Engraving with moderate wear; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 9:00. HANDS: Good, tip of hour hand broken. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
104 $400 $500 Swiss for the English market, private label Cooper & Son, Norwich, England, lady's, key wind, key set, bar movement with cylinder escapement in an engraved 18K yellow gold case with enamel on rear cover and base metal cuvette inscribed with retailer's details and Roman numeral, gold dial, c1850, 31.8g TW, 38mm CASE: Enamel areas have major loss. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches or scuffs on plate; Scratches or scuffs due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
105 $700 $900 Switzerland or France, Brothers Vuille, man's pocket watch, 13 jewels, key wind and set, gilt Lepine calibre movement, with lever escapement, parachute shock absorber and bimetallic compensation curb and steel balance , in a 16 - 18 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and engraved open face case, with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette and in blue and white enamel, with central engraved scene, the back engraved with a mourning scene, a young girl kneeling at a grave marker under a willow tree, framed by engraving in the Rococo style, with Roman numeral, single sunk, gold dial with engraved center and an applied multi color gold border featuring butterflies, gold spade and poker hands, serial #22493, 49mm, 79.4g TW, c1850 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; back cover hinge broken; minor loss to enamel on cuvette; Precious metal content tested (marked 18k, tests slightly lower). DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; One barrel bridge screw replaced, all others excellent with strong blue; Escape wheel upper hole jewel fastened with shellac. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, fully wound, good staff.
106 $800 $1200 Switzerland or France, for Brothers Brunner, New York, man's pocket watch, 13 jewels, key wind and set gilt Lepine caliber movement, with lever escapement, steel balance, parachute shock absorber and bimetallic compensation curb, in an 18 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, engraved, open face case, the pendant decorated with lion marks maker's details engraved on gold cuvette and filled with colored enamel, Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored Breguet style hands, 50mm, 76.4g TW, c1850 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; minor loss to enamel on cuvette; Precious metal content marked, tested. DIAL: A few scratches minor to dial, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Good, minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Screws with good color; Ratchet wheel replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Screw added to movement near balance cock to support cuvette.
107 $1900 $2200 Switzerland or France, man's pocket watch, verge fusee, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with brass balance, pierced and engraved balance bridge, in a 14 karat rose gold, hinged back and bezel, open face case with rope form band, and Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, blued and gilt steel hands, with unusual "pointing hand" form hour hand, 58mm, 121g TW, c1820 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, radiating from dial center; One small line, dial edge at 12:00; Chips in enamel near center arbor; Scratches minor to dial, and one heavier scratch at 1:00. HANDS: Are a pair but may be replaced, minute hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Broken balance staff.
108 $4500 $5500 Switzerland or France, verge fusee pocket watch , key wind and set gilt plate movement with baluster form pillars and pierced and engraved balance bridge, in a very decorative enameled consular gilt open face case, the back and bezel with multicolor floral arrangements on a white ground, the case interior also with white ground and decorated in red, with Roman numeral white enamel dial with Arabic outer black 5-minute markers, and gilt Louis XV style hands, 48mm, c1760 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Bezel enamel with restoration; bezel edge with minor loss near hinge; Bow worn . DIAL: Chips in enamel at winding arbor; Dial with scratches. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
109 $2500 $3500 Switzerland, for Bartens & Rice, New York, man's pocket watch, split seconds chronograph with instantaneous 30 minute register, the chronograph controlled by two rectangular pushers in the band at 9:00, 19 ligne, 24+ jewels, stem wind, lever set, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with counterpoised lever escapement, detachable safety finger, cut bimetallic balance, gold chronograph wheel jewel setting and whiplash micrometric regulator, in an 18 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel open face case, with presentation on gold cuvette "Darling, I love you with all my heart and soul, better than anybody or anything on earth. You shall have me always. June 16, 1898", monogram on rear cover, and signed "Bartens and Rice New York", with Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, the fifth second divisions in red, the back signed twice "Ohara Dial Co. Waltham, Mass.", blued steel and gold Breguet style hands, serial #5944, 52.5mm, 138.3g TW, c1898 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, one each in band, back cover, and cuvette; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few minor scratches, minor surface pits at 10:00 and at 15 on the minute register. HANDS: Very good, tail of gold chronograph hand broken. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has scattered minor oxidation; Nickel or gilt finish on plates dull . MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, a bit sluggish, would benefit from service.
110 $300 $400 Switzerland, for H.N. Lockwood, Boston, lady's pendant watch, 0 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, fish scale damascened, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel open face case, with monogram on rear cover, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, and gilt Louis XV style hands, serial #1265037, 33.5mm, 29.3g TW, c1915 CASE: Small dents, back, and one a bit larger, back, edge at 9:00; Ding in band, 6:00; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow with wear from chain; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A bit dirty, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Nickel finish with minor loss, barrel bridge; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Will run, winding and setting do not engage positively, may need sleeve adjustment Notes: Henry N. Lockwood was born in Norway about 1845 and came to the US about 1863. He was a watchmaker and jeweler at Boston as late as 1920.
111 $400 $500 Switzerland, for James Mix, Albany, N.Y., man's pocket watch, 16 jewels, key wind and set, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with counterpoised lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a coin silver, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with plum colored steel Breguet style hands, serial #53808, 57mm, 136.4g TW, c1875 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, at 4:00, 12:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scattered spotting; Bright work has a few small spots of minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude. James Mix, son of James and Elizabeth Mix was born July 11, 1823 in New York State. He was in the jewelry business as early as 1860 and still a jeweler on Madison Ave, Albany in 1900, He died Jan 3, 1907 at Albany, age 83.
112 $1600 $2000 Switzerland, L. Galant, Martel, man's pocket watch, 13 - 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, uncut bimetallic balance and wolf's tooth winding, in an 18 karat yellow gold, engine turned hunting case, with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette surrounded by an engine turned border, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel Breguet style hands, serial #13331, 51mm, 109.8g TW, c1865 CASE: A few minor dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Has problems opening, front hinge sticky, catch and spring ok; Precious metal content marked, tested. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Crown wheel with wear; Bright work with scratches; Plates with scattered spotting; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, staff or lower balance jewels broken, setting occasionally skips.
113 $1500 $2000 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case, with maker's details engraved on base metal cuvette, and Roman numeral metal dial with engraved landscape, blued steel spade hands, serial #3911, 52mm, 100.4g TW, c1860 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, edge of back cover; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Engine turning worn smooth; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and spotting on plate; Bright work has minor scratches, oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good balance, sets ok.
114 $100 $200 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 19 ligne, 6 jewels, stem wind, pin set, damascened, nickel plate movement, with cylinder escapement, in a nickel, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case with glazed cuvette, the case back with mountain goat and marked "Alpine", and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, 53mm, c1890 CASE: Dings ; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Minor chips on crystal, edge; Guard at setting pin damaged. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Good with minor spotting. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs and stops - needs cleaning.
115 $700 $900 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 19 size ligne, 13 jewels, stem wind, pin set, gilt bar movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in an 18 karat yellow gold, engraved hunting case, with movement details engraved on base metal cuvette, and 24-hour Roman and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, gilt paste set hands, 47mm, 76.9g TW, c1885 CASE: Numerous dents; Scratches on outer surface of case; Engraving worn smooth; Pendant with two spots worn through; Bow worn to brass; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Aftermarket alteration to dial, 13 - 24 added; No chips or hairlines. HANDS: Minute missing stone. MOVEMENT PLATES: Clean and bright, with a few minor marks. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
116 $200 $250 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 2 train sweep seconds with jumping quarter seconds, 21 jewels, key wind and set, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with counterpoised lever escapement, uncut bimetallic balance, upper gold endstone settings, now in a later sterling silver, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned, engraved, open face case, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel Breguet style hands, 55mm, movement c1870 CASE: Not original to the movement; Dents; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few minor flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Flakes in enamel near center arbor. HANDS: Good, sweep second with minor bends. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Spotting and tarnish; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running .
117 $100 $200 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 6 jewels, key wind and set, gilt bar movement marked "Emery Lausanne", with cylinder escapement, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and snap bezel, engine turned and engraved open face case, with base metal cuvette , and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, gilt hands, includes later chain and key, 55mm, c1875 CASE: Numerous dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette; Gold filled with major brassing; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow replaced. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: broken hour hand, seconds hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude.
118 $250 $350 Switzerland, man's pocket watch, triple calendar with moon phase 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement, in a coin silver, hinged back and bezel engine turned and engraved open face case, with movement details engraved on silver cuvette, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial with gilt ornament, and plum colored steel spade and poker, 50mm, 1890 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Bow replaced; Crown replaced; Crown with plier marks; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 4:00, center to 11:00; Scratches minor to dial; moon phase disc repainted. HANDS: Replaced; Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels have minor spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
119 $900 $1200 Switzerland, man's triple calendar and moon phase pocket watch, 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set, gilt bar movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a gun metal, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, with glazed cuvette containing calendar module, calendar dial with gilt and silvered surface, back with applied gilt shield with crown above, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial displaying time and phases of the moon, the calendar revealed when the case back is opened, gilt Louis XV hands, 55mm, c1890 CASE: Wear and minor oxidation; Scratches on crystal; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairline and flake at edge, 2:00; Moon phase disc with spots of oxidation; Calendar dial with minor toning at edge, otherwise very good. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches, spotting, verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets, and ticks) .COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
120 $500 $600 Switzerland, man's verge fusee pocket watch, 1 jewel, key wind and set gilt plate movement with fancy engraved silver balance cock, with glazed cuvette, which allows viewing of the balance and large faceted endstone, contained in a silver consular open face case, and Arabic numeral, white enamel dial with gilt chapter ring, blued steel spade hands, 52mm, c1810 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Incorrect crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 11:30, center to 1:00, center to winding arbor; Chips in enamel greater than the size of a grain of rice, at winding arbor, repaired; Repair sanded resulting in fine scratches and loss to gilt chapter. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, will not wind, setting requires excessive pressure, good staff.
121 $900 $1200 Switzerland, novelty pocket watch, disc with portraits of women (one smoking a pipe) rotates at 6:00, stem wind, pin set movement, with pin pallet escapement, in a gunmetal, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral metal dial, marked " Patent Swiss made Brevet No. 23647" and black painted, Louis XV style hands, serial #1039777, 54mm, c1900 CASE: Surface wear and minor pitting; Back with repair at hinge; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial; Overall toning with some darker staining. MOVEMENT PLATES: Plates with spotting, tarnish and stains. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
122 $250 $350 Switzerland, oversized pocket watch 8 day, 15 jewel, stem wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with Roman numeral, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade and poker hands, 75mm, c1900 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, bezel, 5:00 and edge of back; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Small flakes in enamel less than the size of a grain of rice, near center arbor; Chip in enamel greater than the size of a grain of rice, filled, partially covered by bezel, 7:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, barrel bridge; Scratches on ratchet wheel and core; Ratchet wheel with minor spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), crown does not stay in setting position when pulled.
123 $300 $500 Switzerland, oversized pocket watch 8 day, 15 jewel, stem wind, pin set, gilt plate movement with lever escapement in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade and poker hands, 102mm, c1900 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, extremely light near 6; Scratch minor to dial near center arbor. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust; Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
124 $300 $500 Switzerland, oversized pocket watch triple calendar with moon phase 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement, in a gun metal, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, and red Arabic numeral with outer black 5-minute markers, white enamel dial with calendar and phases of the moon, and gilt Louis XV hands, 66mm, c1890 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Wear and minor oxide; Case knife scratches on cuvette. DIAL: A few hairlines in enamel, very light; Chips in enamel concealed by bezel, 2:00, 8:00, 10:00, 12:00; Scratches minor to dial; Moon disc mask replaced; Moon disc with unskilled repainting. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Two calendar correctors not working; Jewel replaced, escape wheel upper; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs and stops, needs service.
125 $200 $300 Switzerland, oversized pocket watch triple calendar with moon phase 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt bar movement, with lever escapement, in a nickel, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial with calendar and phases of the moon, and blued steel spade and poker hands, 69mm, c1900 CASE: Minor dings ; Scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal. DIAL: Numerous spider hairlines; Chip in enamel concealed by bezel, 6:00. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor spotting and discoloration; Specks of dirt / dust; Spot of verdigris. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); setting rough. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
126 $700 $900 Switzerland, oversized pocket watch with triple date and moon phase display, 15 jewel, stem wind and pin set nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, the movement marked "Phoenix Indestructible" and "May 1886" (probably a patent date), in a nickel, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, with Roman numeral, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade and poker hands, 70mm, c1890, CASE: Dent in back; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; scratches on cuvette; Crystal with abrasions on underside, minor scratches on surface, rough grinding at edge; Bow replaced. DIAL: Spider hairlines, 11:00; Small surface flake in enamel at 1:15. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Escape wheel blue from heat. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Calendar and moon phase functions properly when hands are advanced, month corrector not working.
127 $1250 $1500 Switzerland, verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in an 18 karat consular rose gold case with applied multicolor gold ornament featuring a landscape with monument, two doves on a quiver of arrows, and a dog, all on a matted ground, Roman numeral white enamel dial with Arabic outer 5 minute markers, gold, Louis XV hands, 41mm, 57g TW, c1780 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Applied gold ornament with minor wear; Minor chips on crystal; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, edge, at 1:00, 5:00; Chips in enamel near winding arbor, repaired. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust, a few spots of verdigris. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), out of beat.
128 $300 $500 The Nassau, Switzerland, lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 13 - 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement, with counterpoised lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved hunting case, initial "S on front cover, with gold cuvette, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, and gilt, Louis XV hands, serial #122872, 51.6g TW, c1890 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Plastic crystal, yellowed; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow worn; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 12:00. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and spotting; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
129 $400 $500 Timing and Repeating Watch Co., Geneva, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, split seconds chronograph with 15 minute register, 14 size, 15 - 16 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case, with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #41623, c1880 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Dent in bezel, at 7:00; Dings ; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Minor chips and scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairline and flake in enamel concealed by bezel; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good, chronograph hand with broken tail. MOVEMENT PLATES: Steel has minor oxidation; Gilt finish on plates oxidized ; Specks of dirt / dust; case screw does not hold movement in case . MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, winding and setting do not engage reliably, good staff. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Chronograph not functioning.
130 $1200 $1500 William Crayton, London, England, Dutch verge fusee pocket watch, key wind and set gilt plate movement with pierced and engraved balance bridge and Tompion regulator, in a silver gilt repoussé open face pair case, with Roman numeral arcaded white enamel dial, with Arabic outer black 5-minute markers, gilt hands, serial #8154, 47mm, c1780 CASE: Case with wear, gilding recent, top of catch for outer case worn through; Pendant reattached to inner case, bow replaced, fastened with incorrect pin. DIAL: Spider hairlines, 1:00; Minor flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Dial with scratches. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Good overall, gilding may be restored. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, fully wound, balance staff ok.
131 $1100 $1300 Wm. Robinson, Liverpool, England, man's pocket watch, lever fusee, 16 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement with nicely engraved balance cock and barrel bridge, with lever escapement, steel balance and Liverpool style jewels, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and engraved, decorated bow and pendant consular open face case, bulls eye crystal, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #6280, 51mm, 106.5g TW, c1845 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Precious metal content tested (case marked 18 but tests 14k). DIAL: A few minor scratches on dial, otherwise very good. HANDS: Minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Bright work or steel has a few minor spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Wants to run, good staff, needs cleaning. A very clean example of a decorative case style
132 $75 $100 Zenith, Le Locle, Switzerland, man's pocket watch, 15 jewels, stem wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and monometallic balance, in a nickel, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case, the inside of case back signed "Zenith", cuvette marked "Grand Prix Paris 1900", and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #1319343, 49mm, c1900 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case ; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 10:00 to center, 11:30 to center, 3:00 to seconds bit, center to seconds bit, 6:00. HANDS: good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, balance cock; Plates with minor spotting; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
133 $6000 $8000 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, :"Dominion Railways", 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a nice 14 karat yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case, and double sunk, white enamel "Dominion Railways" dial, the center with polychrome decoration featuring a locomotive and coal tender, blued steel hands, serial #3085588, c1887 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on surface of cuvette. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 6:00, 7:00, 9:30; Scratch minor to dial, 3:00. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with minor oxidation; Balance upper endstone setting not flush with top of balance cock. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
134 $3000 $4000 Dudley Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 2 man's pocket watch, 12 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set nickel plate movement with gilt bridges, the bridges in the form of various Masonic symbols, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance with double roller, in a solid 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with glazed cuvette, and Arabic numeral, metal dial, blued steel hands, together with a 14k yellow gold chain and attached rectangular gold filled case with Masonic emblems. The Dudley pocket watch is serial #2018, 93.3g TW, c1925 CASE: Dings, pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Gap between rear cover and band when closed; case with burrs raised around dial edge; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Few minor scratches/ scuffs. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Loss to blacking in engraving; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Chain very good, case with brassing, precious metal content marked.
135 $1200 $1500 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "163 Bunn Special", type I, 16 size, 60 hour, 23 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, sun ray damascened nickel plate movement, lever escapement, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train, whiplash micrometric regulator in a two tone Bunn Special Model 206 14 karat, white and yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face, with Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, marked "ILLINOIS BUNN SPECIAL 23 JEWELS 60 HOUR", serial #5390479, Total Production 3800 CASE: Excellent. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
136 $300 $500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass. "Wm. Ellery", man's pocket watch, 18 size, 11 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstone and steel balance, in a coin silver, decagonal band hunting case, with engine turned cuvette, and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, signed "American Watch Co.", blued steel spade hands, serial #225671, 154.3g TW, c1866 CASE: Dents, dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 1:00 to 6:00; Two small flakes in enamel less than the size of a grain of rice, 2:00, one hidden by bezel. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation; Some plate screws replaced; Third wheel jewel badly cracked . MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, balance staff ok but with insufficient end shake
137 $1000 $1500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Appleton, Tracy & Co", mans pocket watch, 18 size, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstone and gold balance, in a signed A.T.& Co. silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial signed "L.W. Abbott", blued steel spade hands, serial #15634, c1859 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; cuvette with marks inside from dent removal; Incorrect crystal; Pendant very worn; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel concealed by bezel, 2:30, 6:00. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Hairspring stud replaced; Screw heads with minor scratching, and loss of blue; Barrel bridge with some discoloration. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Fully wound, not running, good staff.
138 $150 $250 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Appleton, Tracy & Co.", 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in an interesting A.W. Co. sterling silver, swing out open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel tulip hands, serial #778836, c1875 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shallow dent, back, dents at 7:00 - 8:00; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Good, with minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work has minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, click does not engage, will run with pressure on train.
139 $400 $500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Colonial", 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, decorated edge, open face case, and Arabic numeral, two tone metal dial, gold hands, serial #29110155, 47.4g TW, c1940 CASE: Minor dent, back cover; Scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good, minor mark at 2:00. HANDS: Very good, oxidation at tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude, needs cleaning.
140 $500 $700 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Lady Waltham" pocket watch, 8 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted, damascened gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2430181, 64.5g TW, c1885 CASE: Minor dents, front; One very small dent in cuvette; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case ; Engraving with minor wear; Case with filing at case screw; Plastic crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, 6:00, 7:30; Spider hairlines, 3;00 - 5:00; Flake in enamel near seconds pivot; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Lever counterpoise with small spot of oxidation; Case screw replaced; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
141 $300 $400 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "P.S. Bartlett", man's civil war era pocket watch, 18 size, 11 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, steel balance and Liverpool style jewels, in a silver hunting case with engraved shield, and presentation on silver cuvette, " Ira Peake from R.W. Peake 1864 Ira M. Peake to Royal E. Peake Dec. 25 1916", and Roman numeral, white enamel dial signed "American Watch Co.", blued steel spade hands, serial #109057, 155.4g TW, c1864 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Has problems opening or closing, front cover sticky, spring and catch ok, small gap between cover and band when closed; front cover opens to about 100 degrees DIAL: Many small flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Good, seconds short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, spot of verdigris; Dust guard missing at winding arbor; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Good staff, not running, barrel cover and mainspring slipping.
142 $200 $300 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "P.S. Bartlett", mans pocket watch, 18 size, 11- 15 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement, with, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, in a, signed 3oz. American Watch Co. coin silver, reeded edge, engine turned, engraved, hunting case, and, Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade hands, serial #591748, c1872 CASE: Numerous small dents; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor loss to numeral 8, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plates polished; Case screw replaced; Some jewel screws with loss of blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
143 $400 $600 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Premier Colonial", 12 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and double roller, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, snap back and bezel, open face case, and Arabic numeral, metal dial, gold hands, serial #31904196, 48.7g TW, c1945 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Ring of minor discoloration just inside chapter ring, otherwise very good. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, a few minor dings on bridge. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
144 $100 $200 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Riverside", 16 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, 5 adjustments, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, double roller and micrometric regulator, in a silveroid, screw back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk metal dial, blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #23054655, c1920 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Gouge around one case screw; Minor scratches on ratchet wheel. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running, winding and setting do not engage properly, will need adjustment.
145 $1000 $1300 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Riverside", man's pocket watch, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and double roller, ratchet wheel marked "Main Wheel Jeweled", in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with bold Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #27658356, 85.6g TW, c1935 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Spider hairlines, 4:00. HANDS: Replaced hour and minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have small spots of oxidation; Bright work or steel has scattered minor oxidation; Upper 4th wheel hole jewel replaced; Specks of dirt / dust.
146 $1000 $1300 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Vanguard", man's pocket watch, wind indicator, 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold timing screws, micrometric regulator and gold jewel settings, in a 14 karat white gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, with locomotive engraved on rear cover, inside marked "cased and timed at the factory", and Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, with gilt hour for a second time zone, serial #25511339, c1926 CASE: minor dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Gold filled with minor brassing; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, at 12:00, 1:00, 6:00, 9:00, also a few minor lines on wind indicator. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor fine scratches on plate; Scratches on winding wheel; Crown wheel has small spot of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
147 $400 $500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., Appleton, Tracy & Co." mans pocket watch, 18 size, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstone and cut bimetallic balance, in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with Roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #15556, c1859 CASE: Not original to the movement; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Hinge plug absent; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 12:00, 1:00, 6:00, 7:30; Minor flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plate with spotting and discoloration, and a spot of corrosion near regulator scale; Balance cock screw replaced, plate and case screw replaced, others with minor loss of blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim bent.
148 $800 $1200 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., for Bigelow, Kennard & Co., Boston, lady's pendant watch with chain, 10 1/2 ligne, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, circular damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in an 18 karat, yellow gold, heavy cast open face case with oak leaves and acorns in high relief, the acorns set with diamonds, with presentation on gold cuvette, "In Memoriam, William R. Porter, Nov. 28, 1908", and Arabic numeral, O'Hara style dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #13044308, 28mm, 14k yellow gold chain with floral ornaments and seed pearls, 38.1g TW, c1900 CASE: Very good, a bit dirty; Scratches on cuvette; Precious metal content marked on watch, tested on chain. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; One case screw absent; One plate screw absent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, staff ok, needs service. Chain very good overall, solder repair near clasp, a very nice ensemble
149 $450 $650 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 11 jewels, stem wind and set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat yellow gold, scalloped edge, hunting case with very nice engraving, gold cuvette, monogram on front cover, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel, spade hands, serial #5106417, 57.6g TW, c1890 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case ; Has problems closing, front cover not flush with band; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, hinge strained; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 11:00; Spider hairlines, 2:00, 3:00; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Tip of minute short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor spotting, and one spot of verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
150 $350 $450 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade hands, serial #16505715, 45.8g TW, c1910 CASE: Minor dents; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Flake in enamel concealed by bezel, 3:00. HANDS: Minute with rust at tip. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, balance out of action, sets ok.
151 $450 $550 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 7 jewels, stem wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette and monogram on front cover, Arabic numeral with outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #6491856, 57g TW, c1895 CASE: Covers with minor dents, back with crease; Band with dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Front cover hinge with split center tube, gap at band when closed. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 7:00 - 8:00. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; A few spots of verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
152 $900 $1100 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., lady's, "Seaside", 8 size, 7 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt movement, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance in a 10 - 12 karat, box hinge hunting case, gold cuvette, with Roman numeral, single sunk dial, serial #2902451, 65.8g TW CASE: Dings or pin pricks on front cover; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light near 5. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
153 $500 $600 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in an octagonal 14 karat yellow gold snap back and bezel, open face case, crown set with red cabochon, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, metal dial, with blued steel spade hands, serial #19419293, 59.7g TW, c1920 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Dings and pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; owner scratched initials and address on inner surface of case; Minor chips and scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor spotting, and discoloration. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
154 $300 $400 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, swing out open face case, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, metal dial, blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #24014166, 54g TW, c1920 CASE: Numerous small dents, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Bezel split. DIAL: Faint scratches; Minor spotting. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheel has minor spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs and stops, needs cleaning.
155 $200 $300 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, swing out, open face case, and Arabic numeral with outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, and blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #23862187, 52g TW, c1920 CASE: Minor dents, waves and wrinkles; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Gap between case halves when closed; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, 6:00. HANDS: Good, a bit long. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Spots of oxide on winding wheels; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
156 $500 $600 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened, nickel plate movement, with, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, micrometric regulator, in a, 14 karat, white gold, swing out, engraved, octagonal open face case, monogram on rear cover, and, Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade hands, serial #22498291, 55.1g TW, c1920, CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 11:00, 4:00, 6:00, 7:00; Chips in enamel at hole in seconds bit. HANDS: seconds replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have minor spots of oxidation; Bright work or steel has a few spots of minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs and stops, needs service
157 $1400 $1600 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved hunting case, with Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #18861055, 98.4g TW CASE: Not original to movement; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, at 11:00; 2 small flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 5:00, 6:00. HANDS: Hour hand replaced, minute hand with oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel has a few minor spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
158 $1100 $1400 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette, and Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel spade hands, serial #20822932, 95.7g TW, c1915 CASE: Shows extra case screw marks, but they line up if the movement is rotated 90 degrees, as in an open face case (12 at pendant) and so is likely original; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; Scratches on bezel; Plastic crystal; Crown replaced, too small; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 6:00; A few tiny flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
159 $2500 $3500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 13 jewel, stem wind, lever set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a spectacular 14 karat, three color gold, engraved hunting case, with monogram on front cover and ruby set back cover, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2723959, 149.8g TW, c1885 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case, cuvette with a few scratches from a case knife; Engraving with minor wear; Bow with wear; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 11:00 to center, center to 6:00, 3:00. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; gilt finish on plates with minor spotting and verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
160 $2800 $3500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind, lever set and adjusted damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat four color gold, engraved, box hinge hunting case, with gold cuvette and applied multicolor gold ornament, with Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial, and blued steel hands, serial #6007503, 149.8g TW, c1894 CASE: Probably not original, shows one extra case screw mark; Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, cuvette and band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Applied ornament and engraving with moderate wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, through seconds bit and below seconds bit; Spider hairlines, 12:30; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good with minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation; Loss to blacking in engraving; Barrel bridge screw replaced; Case screw replaced; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
161 $2500 $3500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 18 size, adjusted 15 jewel movement, stem wind and lever set, ornately damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, intricately engraved, hunting case, the back decorated with a horse in a wooded landscape, gold cuvette, with Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial and blued steel hands, serial #4631636, 142.4g TW, c1890 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, seconds bit, center to seconds, and 11:00; Minor flake in enamel concealed by bezel, 11:30. HANDS: Good blue, minute hand too long. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot at case screw; Specks of dirt / dust, small spot of verdigris. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
162 $150 $250 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., model 1892, "845", 18 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, 5 adjustments, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, engraved, open face case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #19126513, c1910 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Minor dents, back; Dings and pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case, and a mark from dent removal; Engraving with minor wear. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 6:00, otherwise very good. HANDS: Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have spots of oxidation; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Winds and sets ok, wants to run, needs service.
163 $1200 $1500 American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., rare "J. Watson", 18 size, 7 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstone and steel balance, in an nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with Roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #24056, c1866 CASE: Not original to the movement; Numerous small dents; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case . DIAL: Numerous hairlines in enamel, light. HANDS: Mismatched, oxidation on minute and seconds. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plates with spotting; Screws with scratches, minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Wants to run, needs service; Balance rim bent.
164 $1000 $1200 American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 15 jewel, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold hunting case with engine turning and art nouveau style engraving, gold cuvette and monogram on front cover, with Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel hands, serial #9751754, 87.4g TW, c1900 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened,100 deg.; Covers with gaps at band when closed; Bezel replaced, not gold; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, dial edge, 10:00, one in seconds bit. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude.
165 $700 $900 Appleton, Tracy & Co., Waltham, Mass., model 1857 "Appleton, Tracy & Co.", man's pocket watch, 18 size, 16 jewel, key wind and set, gilt plate movement , with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in an American Watch Co. hunting case with engine turning and engraving and with Greek key pattern band, engine turned cuvette, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands with polished flats, serial #6473, c1858 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Faint initials scratched into front cover; Minor scratches on cuvette; Front hinge a bit sticky; Pusher with wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, seconds bit. HANDS: Good, with minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Probably regilded; Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Center arbor seems a bit short, end does not sit flush with top of cannon pinion; Not running, click spring or ratchet broken or absent, staff ok.
166 $600 $800 Auburndale Watch Co., Auburndale, Mass. "Auburndale Timer", ten minute timer with split seconds chronograph, with fractional dial indicating eighths of a second, 18 size, 5 jewels, nickel plate movement with integral key for winding, lever escapement, chronograph start/stop/zero functions operated through the crown, the split seconds activated through a slide in the band, in a nickel, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, blued steel hands, serial #4129, c1880 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case . DIAL: Chip in enamel concealed by bezel; Chips in enamel near center arbor. HANDS: Good, tail of split hand broken; chronograph hand bent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Some plating loss on winder; Bright work has minor spotting, oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly, split function occasionally sticks. RARITY This is a two star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`, uncommon, less than 1000 made.
167 $100 $200 Aurora Watch Co., Aurora, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a silverode, screw back and bezel open face case, with Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #43956, c1885 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 5:00, 7:00; Minor flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Loss to bluing / color, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Nickel finish on plates dull; Loss to blacking in engraving; Case screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude.
168 $100 $200 Aurora Watch Co., Aurora, Illinois, man's, 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, damascened, nickel plate movement with lever escapement in a yellow gold filled engraved open face case and Roman numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, serial #75947 CASE: Waves or wrinkles in cuvette; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, moderate. MOVEMENT PLATES: Nickel finish on plates minor spotting. Case screws absent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
169 $300 $400 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "999" by Hamilton, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 5 positions, circular damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, sapphire pallets, gold center wheel, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold filled Ball Model screw back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #B625726 CASE: Not original to the movement; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, moderate. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches or scuffs on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
170 $300 $400 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "999B" by Hamilton, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, circular damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, uncut monometallic balance, double roller, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 10 karat, yellow gold filled Ball Official RR Standard screw back and bezel, open face case, with stirrup bow and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #1B23686 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Cracks in enamel, severe. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
171 $300 $400 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, by Waltham "Official Railroad Standard", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 5 positions, circular damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, sapphire pallets, gold center wheel, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold filled Ball Model screw back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #B613565 CASE: Very fine scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work or steel has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
172 $150 $250 Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, Swiss movement "435B", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 10 karat, yellow gold filled Ball Official RR Standard screw back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #13074 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work or steel has moderate oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running.
173 $200 $300 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., man's pocket watch, J size, 15 jewel, stem wind and set, adjusted, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a silver, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case, with base metal cuvette, and Arabic numeral, with outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel fleur de lys hands, serial #501001, c1895 CASE: Not original to the movement; Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; cuvette with plating loss; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Spider hairlines. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches or scuffs due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, case screw; Plates with minor, scattered spotting; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude.
174 $600 $800 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "B.W. Raymond" with wind indicator, grade 472, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 5 positions, damascene nickel movement with lever escapement, gold center wheel and gold jewel settings in Wadsworth B.W. Raymond yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case with Arabic numeral, white enamel, single sunk dial, s#29720964 CASE: Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Chips or flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. MOVEMENT PLATES: Nickel or gilt finish on plates dull or lacking luster; Loss to blacking or other substance in engraving. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
175 $200 $300 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "B.W. Raymond", military comparing watch, 16 size, 22 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 5 positions, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a base metal, screw back and bezel open face case, with ordnance department information engraved on back cover, and Arabic numeral, 24-hour Arabic numeral, black metal dial, white painted spade and poker hands, serial #41757548, c1943 CASE: May not be original to movement, case back with Hamilton 4992B information, but there are no extra case screw marks that would indicate that the case ever had a different movement, possibly a replaced back?; Scratches on outer surface of case; Dings. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good, minor flake on minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Click with spot of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
176 $500 $600 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "Corsican Model" mans pocket watch, 12 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, 8 adjustments, nickel plate Lord Elgin movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, white and yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, chased and engine turned, open face case, maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, and Arabic numeral, faux engine turned metal dial, with gilt tulip hands, serial #24138412, 58.9g TW, c1920 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case, case knife marks; Very fine scratches on cuvette; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
177 $600 $800 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "Elgin Natl. Watch Co", grade 429 6/0 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, pendant set, nickel damascene movement, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance in a monogrammed 14 karat yellow gold, open face case with Arabic numeral metal dial, serial #22774257, including circular pin with blue enamel front, 28.3g TW both pin and watch CASE: Very fine scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Excellent. DIAL: Very Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches or scuffs due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot; Nickel finish on plates dull or lacking luster. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). This is a very attractive two piece ensemble.
178 $100 $200 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "Father Time", grade 454 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted 5 positions, damascene nickel movement with lever escapement, gold jewel settings and gold center wheel in an Illinois nickel plated, screw back and bezel, open face case with Arabic numeral white enamel double sunk dial, s#22555038 CASE: Nickel with major brassing. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, moderate. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches or scuffs on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
179 $700 $900 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, "G.M. Wheeler", man's pocket watch, 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold filled , engraved, hunting case with applied multicolor gold ornament, presentation on cuvette, "John Hugh McDonald Born Oct. 8th 1878", monogram on front cover, diamond set back cover, with Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, and blued steel spade hands, serial #4417428, c1890 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches and staining on inner surface of case ; Engraving and applied ornament with minor wear; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 5:00; Spider hairlines, light, 11:00. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, scattered spotting and verdigris; Balance cock screw replaced; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim bent.
180 $450 $650 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, 6 size pocket watch, 7 jewels, stem wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold box hinge hunting case with engraving and applied multicolor gold ornament, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #6743060, 61.8g TW, c1895 CASE: Minor dents front and back, one a bit larger on back near hinge; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to 8:30; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Oxide, minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Specks of dirt / dust.
181 $1800 $2200 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, G.M. Wheeler man's pocket watch, 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, ornately damascened, nickel plate movement, with, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, micrometric regulator, in a, 14 karat, yellow gold, engine turned, engraved, hunting case, with, gold cuvette, with, Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade, serial #10808931, 124.1g TW, c1900 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Scratches on cuvette; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Flake in enamel concealed by bezel, 10:00. HANDS: Loss to bluing / color, minor rust. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, case screw at serial number; Barrel bridge screw with oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
182 $400 $500 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pendant watch , 0 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, fancy damascened, nickel plate movement, with, lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, in a, 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved, hunting case, with, gold cuvette, and, Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade hands, serial #7521661, 34.5g TW, c1900, CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Bow replaced; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, 5:00; Minor flakes in enamel at edge, concealed by bezel, 6:00; Flakes in enamel near center arbor and seconds pivot; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Good, minor rust at tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, barrel bridge; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff, needs service.
183 $75 $125 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pendant watch, 0 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade hands, serial #12170563, c1905 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, not flush with band when closed; crystal with minor scratches. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Minor oxidation on minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
184 $350 $450 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pendant watch, 0 size, 7 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engine turned and engraved, hunting case, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel, spade hands, serial #8435803, 32g TW, c1900 CASE: Dents, band and covers; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, front and back, 100 deg.; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, 11:00 to center; Spider hairlines, center to seconds bit; Chips in enamel concealed by bezel, 2:00. HANDS: Replaced hour. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs and stops (winds, sets and ticks), hairspring needs work, kinked between stud and regulator.
185 $400 $500 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 11 jewels, stem wind, lever set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2236036, 61.5g TW, c1890 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 5:00, 7:00, 8:00. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Wants to run, needs cleaning, setting ok.
186 $150 $250 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 11 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a three color gold filled, reeded edge and engraved hunting case, with monogram on front cover, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2797917, c1885 CASE: Shows extra case screw marks, but may be original; Dings or pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Has problems opening or closing, front cover not flush with band when closed; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, hinge strained. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Minute hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Balance cock screw abraded; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
187 $600 $800 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 13 jewels, stem wind and lever set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold hunting case, with beaded band and very nicely engraved in the rustic style, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, and blued steel spade hands, serial #2174015, 56g TW, c1885 CASE: One minor ding at edge of case back; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Has problems opening, front cover hinge a bit sticky; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plates with spotting and losses to gilding; Screws with minor losses to bluing; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
188 $400 $600 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's pocket watch, 6 size, 7 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, nicely engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette, and the front cover inscribed "Mabel", with Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2289234, 56.9g TW, c1890 CASE: Not original to the movement; A few dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 11:00, otherwise very good. HANDS: Replaced minute, rust at tip. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few fine scratches on plate; Plates with spotting; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). A very attractive watch
189 $300 $400 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with a photo of a young woman inside back cover, and Masonic symbol marker, single sunk metal dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #20213830, c1920 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown worn. DIAL: A few faint scratches at edge near 3:00, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Good, tip of minute with oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
190 $2500 $3500 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 16 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, pendant set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with presentation "F. H. Aug. 29, 1900" on gold cuvette, with Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial decorated with a late 19th century warship, blued steel spade hands, serial #8225446, 116.1g TW, c1900 CASE: A few fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on surface of cuvette; Engine turning / engraving crisp, hinges tight, case excellent overall; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 10:00 to 12:00, 1:30 to center; Repaired chip in enamel, nearly concealed by bezel at 11:00. HANDS: Rust, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Winding wheel has scattered small spots of oxidation; Steel regulator scale has spots of minor oxidation, movement otherwise excellent. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
191 $1600 $2000 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 18 size, 11 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a very nice 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved, box hinge hunting case, with gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel spade hands, serial #2238588, 145.9g TW, c1890 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, cuvette; Few very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Engine turning / engraving crisp and fine, appears to have been worn infrequently; Hinges tight; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Very good, minor rust at tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Winds and sets ok, wants to run, needs service.
192 $2200 $3000 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, engine turned, open face case, with gold cuvette, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, deep blue guilloche enamel dial with gilt figures, gilt Louis XV hands, serial #24435007, 104g TW, c1920 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, cuvette; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Precious metal content marked; Case very good overall. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, 11:00, otherwise excellent. HANDS: Excellent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Fourth wheel upper jewel setting marred. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). This watch was sold at the Antiquorum "Art of American Horology " sale, part 2, 4/12/2002, lot 412
193 $100 $150 Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, man's pocket watch, convertible, 16 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, damascened, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in an engraved, white gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, with Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #1211854, c1885 CASE: Not original to the movement; Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Engraving with moderate wear; Plastic crystal; Bow replaced. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, at case screw; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude, hairspring needs correction.
194 $300 $400 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "4992B", 16 size, 22 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, monometallic balance, double roller, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a coin silver, screw back and bezel, open face case, with ordnance department information engraved on case back, and Arabic numeral, black metal dial, white painted spade and poker hands, serial #4C75291, c1942 CASE: Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inside of case back; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Repainted. HANDS: Hour and minute with losses, sweep seconds painted black. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
195 $500 $700 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "916", man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, 3 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel decagonal open face case, with monogram on rear cover, and engraved inside back cover, "W.O. Jeffery Auburn N.Y.", and unusual textured, Arabic numeral, metal dial, gold hands, serial #3102013, 59.4g TW, c1925 CASE: A few minor dings and pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case ; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor discoloration at edges of metal dial, 0 missing from numeral 10. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have minor spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), bow must be pushed aside in order to turn crown when in setting position.
196 $175 $250 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "992", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, 5 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 10 karat, yellow gold filled, bar over crown, screw back and bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, black steel spade and poker hands, serial #2411382, c1925 CASE: Dents, case back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing, gold sleeve for bow screw with loss; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow worn. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, 8:00; Scratches minor to dial, dirty. HANDS: Oxidation, seconds hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel has small spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), needs cleaning.
197 $150 $250 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "992", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, 5 adjustments, straight line damascening, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, micrometric regulator in a Keystone, screw back and bezel, reeded edge, open face case, with Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, serial #1065205 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work or steel has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks very weakly).
198 $150 $250 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 992B, 16 size, 21 jewel, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to temperature and 6 positions, damascene nickel movement with lever escapement and Elinvar balance in Star Watch Co. yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case with Montgomery Hamilton Railway Special Arabic numeral white enamel single sunk dial, s#C466330 CASE: Not original to the movement; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Excellent (no hairlines). HANDS: Loss to bluing / color. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work or steel has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
199 $200 $300 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., man's pocket watch, model 1, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, ornately damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, engraved open face case, with name engraved on base metal cuvette, "C.E. Volaw", Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #80431, c1902 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band; Pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engraving with moderate wear; Gold filled with minor brassing; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown worn. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright work has scattered minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Of note: Clarence E. Votaw was born Nov 12, 1853 in Wayne County Indiana. He was a railway mail cerlk and lived at Indianapolis and Richmond. He was 86 years old and living at Fountain City, Indiana in 1940.
200 $300 $400 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., Model 22 deck watch, now housed in a folding leather covered travel case, 37 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, monometallic balance, double roller, and micrometric regulator, snap back and screw bezel, and blue Arabic numeral, white enamel dial, with blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #2F24381, c1940 CASE: Not original to the movement; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches and other defects on crystal. DIAL: Chips in enamel concealed by bezel; Replaced dial. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Wind indicator parts missing. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
201 $150 $250 Hampden Watch Co., Canton, Ohio, man's pocket watch, "No. 98", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, circular damascening, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a nickel, swing out open face case, and Arabic numeral, metal dial, with blued steel spade hands, serial #3599896, c1920 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Restored. HANDS: Good, minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratches due to screwdriver slip, case screw; Plate with staining from fingerprints. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
202 $200 $300 Hampden Watch Co., Canton, Ohio, man's pocket watch, 18 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, damascened two tone nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case, and Roman numeral, faux double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2092137, c1905 CASE: Not original to the movement; Band with dent, back, 9:00; Minor dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with minor wear; Gold filled with minor brassing; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Replaced minute, oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate, spots of corrosion on balance cock foot, barrel bridge; Gilding on plates worn away; Regulator with minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), hairspring needs centering.
203 $150 $250 Hampden Watch Co., Springfield, Mass., "Chester Woolworth", 18 size, 11 - 15 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws, in a coin silver, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and engraved open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #22127, 143.2g TW, c1877 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, band, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Engine turning worn smooth; Cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, back, 100 deg., hinge worn; Crystal with scratches; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Replaced, mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Bright and clean, a few minor marks, screws with good blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
204 $500 $600 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 10 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, 3 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and double roller, in a 14 karat white gold, engraved, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, silver dial, with blued steel hands, serial #45335, 49.1g TW, c1920 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor spotting and discoloration. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and scuffs on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
205 $600 $700 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 3 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and double roller, in a 14 karat, yellow gold swing out, open face case, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel hands, serial #1293283, 56.3g TW, c1920 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation, case screws; Regulator spring missing. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running in some positions, stops dial up.
206 $600 $700 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 3 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, white gold, swing out, engraved open face case, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, silver dial, plum colored steel spade and poker hands, serial #1347530, 59.4g TW, c1920 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Good, tip of minute hand bent. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches on ratchet wheel; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator spring; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
207 $900 $1200 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, straight line damascened nickel bar movement, with lever escapement, double roller, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, with plum colored steel spade and poker hands, serial #1127607, 65.7g TW, c1913 CASE: Pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:30 to 7:30; Spider hairlines, 11:00; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 1:00. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
208 $100 $200 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with monogram on rear cover, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #987240, c1910 CASE: Many dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Small gap at back cover hinge when closed; Hinge plug absent; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 7:00, center to seconds bit; Spider hairlines, 11:00. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Spot of oxidation, regulator spring; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
209 $150 $250 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 12 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, 5 adjustments, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and double roller, in a yellow gold filled, snap back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk, metal dial, and gold hands, serial #2950, c1910 CASE: Shallow dent, back; Dings; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Faint scratches; Minor discoloration at 4:00. HANDS: Recolored blue, could easily be cleaned. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Great wheel with dings and pin pricks ; Train bridge with "21 J" crudely engraved. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
210 $300 $500 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, checkerboard and circular damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold filled, hunting case, with monogram on front cover, and Roman numeral with outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #964015, c1910 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, edge of back cover, front cover near hinge; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette; Front cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened, does not open fully when crown is pressed; Bow replaced. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 9:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratch due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
211 $1400 $1800 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial with Arabic outer red 5-minute markers, and plum colored steel spade and poker hands, serial #962213, 102.7g TW, includes an ebonized, silk and velvet lined Howard box and partial Howard license, c1910 CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case, shield heavily abraded in order to remove monogram; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, hidden by bezel at 11:00. HANDS: Oxidation, minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scattered fine scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel has two small spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Box very good
212 $150 $250 Howard Watch Co. (Keystone), Waltham, Mass., man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case, and Arabic numeral with outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #955518, c1910 CASE: Shows one extra case screw mark; Dents; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Spider hairlines, 5:00, 9:00; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator and spring; Jewel setting marred, balance cock; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
213 $150 $250 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special ", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, 6 adjustments, sun ray damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train in a 10 karat Stellar, yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case with Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #3908163 CASE: Shows extra case screw marks; Crystal loose. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks very weakly); Micrometric regulator damaged.
214 $300 $400 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special", 18 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, radiant damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a silveroid, screw back and bezel open face case, and gothic Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #1730513, c1905 CASE: Not original to the movement. Minor dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case, heavy at center of back; Bow replaced, and with cuts and gouges from pliers. DIAL: Reproduction dial. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
215 $150 $250 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Burlington Watch Co.", 12 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in an octagonal, yellow gold filled, snap back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, single sunk metal dial, seconds bit at 3:00, and blued steel moon hands, serial #3024070, c1915 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches and spot of corrosion on inner surface of case ; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow replaced; Crown replaced; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL Minor spotting and discoloration. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches and spot of oxide on ratchet wheel. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
216 $150 $250 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Burlington Watch Co.", 16 size, 19 jewels, stem wind, lever set, damascened, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a sterling silver, screw back and bezel, engine turned and engraved, open face case, and Arabic numeral with outer red 5-minute markers and double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2026257, c1910 CASE: Not original to movement; Dings and pin pricks; Shallow crease, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 1:30, dial center; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Minor spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheel; Winding wheel has minor spots of oxidation; Bright work with spot of oxidation, regulator; Regulator spring replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
217 $100 $150 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Mason", man's pocket watch, 18 size, 7 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a silveroid, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, with blued steel, spade and poker hands, with key and later steel chain, serial #8501, c1873 CASE: Shows extra case screw mark, may not be original to movement; Dings ; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; Minor chips and scratches on crystal. DIAL: Small chip at 12:30, and a few flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
218 $150 $250 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Rockland", man's pocket watch, 16 size, 19 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case, with Arabic numeral, red dot 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and poker hands, serial #4319344, c1920 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Minor dent less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Gold filled with minor brassing; Plastic crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 5:00; Spider hairlines, 8:00, 11:00. HANDS: Minor loss to bluing . MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have small specks of oxidation; Bright work has minor oxidation, bridge screws. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
219 $200 $300 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Santa Fe Special", triple signed, 12 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, engraved, open face case, with monogram on back cover, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, metal dial, blued steel moon hands, serial #3527865, c1920 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Engraving with minor wear; Plastic crystal; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial; Dial with fine spotting overall. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Speck of oxide on train bridge. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
220 $150 $250 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, for E. B. Horn Co., Boston, man's pocket watch, 16 size, 11 jewels, stem wind, lever set, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, with blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #1575989, c1900 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on crystal; Cuvette worn to brass; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Minute short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Winding wheel has spot of oxidation; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low amplitude.
221 $100 $200 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a nickel, swing out, open face case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk, white enamel dial, with plum colored steel spade and poker hands, serial #3892236, c1920 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shows extra case screw marks; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor scratches on crystal; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 12:00, 8:00; Small flakes in enamel, at 60 on seconds bit; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have faint spots of oxidation; Spot of plating loss on balance cock. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
222 $1400 $1600 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, man's pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette and monogram on front cover, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #2175577, 96.6g TW, c1910 CASE: Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice, back, at 5;00 and 11:00, front 9:00; Scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear, back; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 12:00 and 3:00; outer edge of dial ground, some red 5 minute markers affected ; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches on ratchet wheel; Winding wheels have spots of oxidation; Bright work has minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
223 $200 $300 Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, oversized pocket watch 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in an oversized nickel, snap back and bezel, open face case, with fancy Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial marked "Spaulding & Co., Chicago", black painted steel spade and poker hands, serial #2843578, 79mm CASE: Not original to the movement; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Minor chip on crystal. DIAL: Filled chip at 7:00. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running.
224 $200 $300 Independent Watch Co., Fredonia, NY, man's pocket watch, 18 size, 11 jewels, key wind and set, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a silveroid, hinged back and bezel, open face case, with Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #233734, c1880 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Heavy scratches on inner surface of case; Has problems closing, back cover with hinge damage, gap between cover and band when closed; Minor chips and scratches on crystal; Bow with wear and oxidation. DIAL: Small chips at seconds bit, repaired; Two flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 3:00, 6:00. HANDS: Good, seconds replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and spotting on plate; Regulator has minor oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
225 $100 $200 Keystone Standard Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind, lever set, wavy line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case with monogram on front cover, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, with blued steel, spade hands, serial #311011, c1890 CASE: Movement loose in case, case screws have cut through the case and no longer hold as they should; Minor dents less than the size of a grain of rice; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case and on cuvette; file mark at edge of back cover near hinge; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Gold filled with minor brassing; Two hinge plugs absent. DIAL: Numerous hairlines in enamel, very light, seconds bit, one at edge near 6; Chip in enamel partially concealed by bezel, 8:00. HANDS: Loss to bluing / color, minor oxidation; Minute hand a bit short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; scattered spotting on plate; Bright work has minor oxidation, regulator; Nickel finish on plates dull. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim bent; Micrometric regulator spring with bends.
226 $100 $150 Manhattan Watch Co., New York, NY, Pocket watch, 16 size, stem wind, button at 1:00 is pulled up and turned to set, gilt plate movement, lever escapement with upright D shaped pallets and English style escape wheel, in a nickel plated, snap back and bezel, open face case, and Arabic numeral with outer black 5-minute markers, celluloid? dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #23947, c1885 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Band and bow with discoloration. DIAL: Dial faded, barely legible. HANDS: Oxidation, repaired hour. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate from ratchet wheel; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running .
227 $100 $200 New England Watch Co., Waterbury, Conn., pocket watch with single pusher chronograph, 16 size, 7 jewels, stem wind and set, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and double roller, in a nickel plated, screw back and bezel open face case, and Arabic numeral, white enamel dial with seconds divided into fifths, and blued steel hands, 58mm, c1910 CASE: Dings and pin pricks, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; nickel plated with minor brassing; Minor scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 6:00 - 8:00; Flake in enamel concealed by bezel, 10:00. HANDS: Mismatched, chronograph hand short. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor, scattered scratches on plate; Winding wheel has faint spots of oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), balance rim bent. COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly. RARITY: This is a one star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`, uncommon, less than 2500 made.
228 $600 $800 New York Standard Watch Co., Jersey City, NJ, "Worm Drive" pocket watch, 18 size, 5 jewels, stem wind and lever set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and uncut bimetallic balance, in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #31698, c1890 CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Bow replaced; Crown replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light; Flake in enamel, 7:00. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Gilt finish on plates with wear. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Balance rim bent, arm discolored from heat; Not running in some positions, pendant up, pendant right.
229 $100 $200 Seth Thomas Watch Co., Thomaston, Conn., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 11 - 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a coin silver, snap back and bezel, engraved open face case, marked "Bay State Lever Lock Coin Pat. Sep. 13 87" inside back, with Roman numeral, faux double sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #26046, 163g TW, c1890 CASE: Minor dents; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Engraving with minor wear; Scratches on crystal; Bow replaced, discolored; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light. 9:00; Flakes in enamel, at hole in seconds bit; Ring of discoloration on seconds bit. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches and spots on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
230 $200 $300 Seth Thomas Watch Co., Thomaston, Conn., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and lever set, very unusual and attractive damascening on the two tone nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and engraved, open face case, and Arabic numeral, with outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk, white enamel dial, signed "Marshall & Tyrrell", blued steel, spade and poker hands, serial #209081, c1890 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear; Gold filled with minor brassing; Plastic crystal; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Very good, a few minor scratches, dirty. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, balance cock, barrel bridge; Plates with a few minor spots of corrosion; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim bent.
231 $100 $200 South Bend Watch Co., South Bend, Indiana, Chesterfield series pocket watch, 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in an "Adams" model, white gold filled, hinged back and snap bezel, engraved, open face case, and Arabic numeral, single sunk metal dial, blued steel hands, serial #1155795, c1925 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case ; Bow replaced. DIAL: Minor scratches and spotting, small scuff at 7:00. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheels have spots of oxidation; Bright work with minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
232 $200 $300 Tremont Watch Co., Boston, Mass., man's pocket watch, 18 size, 11 - 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #3633, c1865 CASE: Not original to the movement; Shallow dents, back and cuvette; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Bow wear on case back; Scratches on crystal. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 4:00; Small flake, edge of seconds bit; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel. HANDS: Good, minor loss to blue, seconds with broken tail. MOVEMENT PLATES: Plates and screws polished, plates now with discoloration and tarnish, spot of corrosion on barrel bridge. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, staff ok.
233 $600 $800 U.S. Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., 6 size, 7 jewels, stem wind, lever set, gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, beautifully engraved hunting case, with gold cuvette, monogram on front cover, and Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #140641, 56.9g TW, c1895 CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case ; Bow with small file mark near pendant; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, at 3:00. HANDS: Minor rust, minute hand. MOVEMENT PLATES: very minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
234 $150 $250 United States Watch Co., Marion, NJ, "Edwin Rollo", 18 size, 11 or 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a coin silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #170065, 148.7g TW, c1870 CASE: Dents; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case and cuvette; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Flake in enamel concealed by bezel; Scratches minor to dial. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratches or scuffs due to screwdriver slip emanating from screw slot, balance cock to barrel bridge; Plates with minor discoloration; Balance cock replaced, should be gilt, a matching number has been added to underside of foot above original number. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running.
235 $150 $200 United States Watch Co., Marion, NJ, "Edwin Rollo", 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, in a silverode, hinged back and bezel open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #110825, c1870 CASE: Not original to the movement; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Bow replaced; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 6:00; Small flakes in enamel less than the size of a grain of rice, 11:00; Flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Flakes in enamel near center arbor and seconds pivot. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Plates with loss to gilding; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks); Balance rim and pivots bent.
236 $750 $1000 Westclox or Ingersoll dollar watch, stem wind and set, nickel movement, snap back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral paper dial with illustration and advertising for Sharples Cream Separators, the case back also embossed with company locations, blued steel hands, c1920 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Nickel plated with brassing; Bow replaced. DIAL: Very good overall, minor dirt and wear, and a smudge of what appears to be crystal cement at 10:00. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Runs, setting will not engage
237 $100 $200 Leonidas, Switzerland, mechanical golf score keeper in nickel plated case, for 18 hole course all functions are working properly. Case and dial are in excellent condition.
238 $100 $150 Pocket Barometer, English, brass and glass instrument in leather case with silvered dial, c1910 this precision instrument was also used by climbers as an altimeter. The fitted case, with a hinged cover, is in very nice condition. Diameter 2"
239 $125 $225 Pocket Barometer, Gall & Lembke, Union Square, New York, brass and glass instrument in leather case, c1910 this precision instrument, with curved glass thermometer on its silvered dial, was also used by climbers as an altimeter. The pointer was detached so some repair is needed to make this functional. The fitted case, with a hinged cover, is in very nice condition. Instrument diameter 2"
240 $100 $200 Timer- Horse timer with white enamel dial, sweep seconds hand, plunger for resetting to zero, hack function to halt sweep, and minute register in brass case, Swiss, c1870 ticks briefly. The dial is slightly dirty but in otherwise in excellent condition. The case is nicely patinated with some staining. Marked "Brevet" on back plate.
241 $100 $200 E. Howard & Co., Boston, "Series III" movement and dial only, key wind, key set gilt movement, serial #24721 ticks weakly when wound. The dial is in very good condition. Sold "as is".
242 $250 $350 Movements- 3 (Three) verge fusee gilt key wind, key set: a Continental with balance cock depicting Christ on the cross and inset with red stones; an English Morris Tobias, London and an English John Garth, Knaresborough both are complete but not running. Sold "as is".
243 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 2 (Two) 18 size Swiss imitation railroad watches: "Trainmens Special" Chicago gold filled hunting case 23 jewel adjusted: "Railway Time Keeper" 21 jewel open face base metal these are in very good overall condition, ticking and setting okay. The "Time Keeper" has a damaged dial
244 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 2 (Two) Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois: an "M.D. Ogden", 18 size, 7 - 11 jewels, key wind, key set, gilt plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance in a silver open face case and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, serial #217614, 154.4g TW and a grade 210 16S 7J nickel damascene movement with lever escapement in a sterling hunting case inlaid with multicolor gold, serial #10606646, 104.4g TW Ogden condition: CASE: Dings or pin pricks; Waves or wrinkles; Engine turning / engraving with moderate wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light. MOVEMENT PLATES: Nickel or gilt finish on plates dull or lacking luster. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks). Grade 210: ticking very weakly
245 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 2 (Two) Waltham 18 size 7 jewel full plate open face stem wind & set base metal: #13330263 with swing-out movement; #17209909 in Silverode case very good overall condition with good dials and beveled glass crystals. Both tick and set okay
246 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 2 (Two) Waltham 18 size gold filled open face 17 jewel stem wind full plate: #18097466 lever set; #16522007 stem set very good overall condition with fine dials. Both tick and set okay
247 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 2 (Two) Waltham open face: 18 size gold filled 15 jewel #7687283; 12 size nickel 7 jewel #24257488 very good overall condition, both tick and set okay
248 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 2 (Two), European verge fusee silver open face case: French Chopard Fils serial #25104 50mm and a Tho. Harris Bath, England with diamond endstone serial #103 53mm both tick weakly.
249 $75 $150 Pocket watches- 2 (Two): Waltham 16 size gold filled open face 7 jewel #17569322; Caravell (Bulova) Swiss 17 jewel 45mm base metal hunting case with chain both are in very nice condition, ticking and setting okay
250 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) 12 size open face gold filled 17 jewel: Waltham #28853361; Waltham #26867785; Hamilton 912 adjusted #3341083 very good overall condition, each ticks and sets
251 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) Elgin 12 size: sterling silver hunting case seven jewel #13227177; DeLuxe gold filled; steel with seconds at 3 very nice condition, all tick and set. We could not open the very tight case backs of the two without listed serial numbers
252 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) Elgin open face gold filled 12 size: 17 jewel adjusted #25245815; 15 jewel #16113378; 17 jewel adjusted #30035036; with 1 chain and an Elgin box. very nice condition, all tick and set. The white gold example has a 1930 dedication "Leader, Whitemarsh Memorial Park"
253 $400 $600 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) gold filled: E. Howard (early Keystone) 16 size hunting case 17 jewel adjusted #939353; E. Howard (Keystone) open face 16 size 21 jewel Series 10 adjusted #1150561; Waltham 12 size open face 17 jewel adjusted #23121921 all in very nice condition, setting and ticking briskly
254 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) open face and a wrist watch: Omega silver 42mm 15 jewel "Grand Prix Paris 1900"; New England "Cavour" 0 size gold filled duplex with long chain; Swiss "Elfin" gun metal 30mm duplex with patriotic fob and an Oris Swiss wristwatch with date indicator good overall condition including watch paper label inside the New England. Dials are all good; Omega has Russian (?) dealer name. None are running
255 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) open face: Doxa Swiss 65mm 8 days, "Argentan" 13 jewel travel watch; Mickey Mouse Walt Disney 50mm; Lancet Swiss gold filled 45mm 15 jewel very good overall condition with fine dials. The Doxa and Mickey tick and set; the Lancet sets and has a good staff, but does not tick
256 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) open face: Gruen VeriThin Swiss 45mm pentagonal gold filled case 21 jewels adjusted with fitted box; 48mm Swiss coin silver 15 jewel; Jerome Park Swiss sterling silver chronograph 7 jewels 4 adjustments all are in very good overall condition and are ticking. The chronograph setting and push start for the stopwatch function need attention
257 $150 $300 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) open face: South Bend 18 size coin silver 17 jewel full plate lever set #633019; E. Howard Keystone 12 size gold filled 17 jewel adjusted #1346700; South Bend "429" 12 size gold filled 19 jewel adjusted #824468 very good overall condition with good dials. The 18 size has a nice copper-color engraved horse and rider on the back. All tick and set okay
258 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) silver European fusee open face case: R.G. Lanaster, Cruden, England with gold balance and interesting watch paper pair case, serial #15498; William Blew, London, England with fancy pierced balance cock, serial #1402 and a Continental only the Blew ticks weakly. Sold "as is".
259 $300 $400 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) silver open face key wind & set: Illinois 18 size 15 jewel full plate #629844; English 53mm pair case fusee unsigned; Robinson, Liverpool, 58mm pair case fusee overall conditions are good, and there are two chains with keys. The Illinois and unsigned English dials have minor hairlines, and the watches are not running. The Robinson dial is a bit chipped at the center hole, but the bright gilt movement appears to be functional. The cases are marked silver and in good shape; the unsigned English has a detached bezel hinge.
260 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 3 (Three) Waltham lady's gold filled hunting case: 6 size 7 jewel #9764347 with chain; O size 15 jewel #16566366; O-size 7 jewel #9894369 very nice overall condition. The larger one winds and sets okay; one of the others ticks but won't set, vice versa for the third
261 $1500 $2000 Pocket watches- 3 (Three), two Swiss Thommen patent jumping hour and minute in gunmetal cases, one with enamel dial and lever escapement, the other with metal dial and cylinder escapement, and one Swiss key wind and set dual time zone pocket watch with cylinder escapement in an engraved silver case with enamel dial. Lever escapement jump hour with damaged enamel dial, case with wear, runs and stops, cylinder escapement jump hour not running, case with wear, dual time zone watch dial with minor hairlines, good hands, runs and stops, all need restoration
262 $100 $200 Pocket watches- 3 (Three): Ingersoll "Trump" 16 size dollar watch; New York Standard 6 size gold filled hunting case 7 jewel #2348827; Swiss unsigned enameled silver 15 jewel 28mm, together with 3 chains, two partial in nickel, one silver gilt not running. The enameled watch is missing its bezel and minute hand.
263 $100 $150 Pocket watches- 4 (Four) and one hunting case only: Hampden 16 size 15 jewel gold filled hunting case lever set #2468514; Seth Thomas 6 size, in larger 20 year gold filled open face case, 7 jewel #3058893; Stratford (Langendorf) gold filled Swiss 47mm 7 jewel 1 adjustment open face; Swiss silver 8 jewel cylinder escapement open face key wind and set 42mm, with chain and 3 watch keys; Puritan gold filled hunting case only 41mm all staffs are okay, The silver case back has a trotting horse; the hunting case, with a moose engraved on the back, appears unused.
264 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 5 (Five) gold filled stem wind: Elgin 18 size open face full plate 15 jewel adjusted #4686874; Elgin 16 size open face 15 jewel lever set #609784; Elgin 12 size open face 7 jewel #24423633; Waltham O size 7 jewel #7708519 hunting case; and Mauran wrist Swiss lady's 15 jewels 3 adjustments 26mm with lug straps two are running, all staffs are good. The 12 size case has a plugged hole in the back cover. Good dials except for one Swiss with lower tarnish.
265 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 5 (Five) open face: Illinois 18 size base metal full plate lever set 15 jewel #1101040; Illinois 16 size 20 year gold filled Bunn 19 jewel adjusted temperature & five positions #3783305 with chain; Illinois 16 size gold filled 17 jewels adjusted 167L #5341219; Studebaker (South Bend) 12 size white gold filled 21 jewels 8 adjustments #1185916; Illinois 12 size 25 years 21 jewels adjusted 3 positions "The Garland" #45269889 with 1928 presentation for service on Santa Fe RR two are running, one broken staff, one damaged dial.
266 $150 $200 Pocket watches- 5 (Five) Waltham gold filled stem wind: 18 size hunting case P.S. Bartlett full plate 15 jewel #2127266; 16 size 25 year open face Royal 17 jewel adjusted #12547385; 6 size 20 years hunting case 7 jewels #13914289; 12 size octagonal 20 years 17 jewels adjusted #20320059; 6 size hunting case lever set 7 jewel #3468251 none running but staffs are okay. Good dials. The smallest is missing its mainspring barrel and arbor.
267 $100 $200 Timers and Watches- 6 (Six): Omega 45mm steel open face 17 jewel adjusted 3 positions: 2 Elgin timers; 15 jewel Elgin military timer; "The Racer" timer; American steel slide-out travel watch with unjeweled movement the Omega and one timer are ticking; sold as is
268 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 7 (Seven) including one travel clock: Waltham open face 18 size silverode full plate 7 jewel #5334741; Rockford open face 18 size coin silver key wind key set 9-11 jewel Model 1 #119415; Elgin open face 18 size base metal 15 jewel full plate #6366584; Knickerbocker open face 16 size 10 year gold filled 7 jewel with dial for "Richardson Lubricating Co."; Hampden "Gen'l Stark" gold filled hunting case 12 size 15 jewel #1571389; Elgin open face 12 size gold filled 17 jewel #28274702; Elgin base metal travel clock with 16 size 7 jewel #19042757 one running, staffs all good
269 $150 $250 Pocket watches- 8 (Eight) open face: a Grana Swiss with military ordinance; a Hamilton 16 size swingout in yellow gold filled; an Elgin 12 size white gold filled and five dollar watches sold "as is".
270 $200 $300 Pocket watches- 9 (Nine) lady's sizes with porcelain dials: 9 are gold filled hunting cases; 2 open faces; 3 Waltham; 3 Elgin; Columbia; Addison; Swiss coin silver overall good condition. The 3 Walthams are 15 jewel and they tick. The New Columbus also is 15 jewel; the Elgins are 7 jewel
271 $75 $150 Pocket watches- 9 (Nine) open face in base metal cases: Elgin; Stratford; Beacon, Bristol; Hallmark; Sonor: Diana: etc. the largest, an 18 size 7 jewel full plate Elgin in a Silverode case, is #10935955. Three are smaller lady's sizes. Three will tick
272 $300 $400 Pocket watches- 9 (Nine) open face: 2 Illinois gold filled 12 size 17 jewel adjusted, #3180115 and #4397371; Waltham 18 size nickel P.S. Bartlett 7 jewel key wind & set #40589; Waltham 16 size gold filled 15 jewel #20826519; Waltham 12 size gold filled octagonal 17 jewels #22604736; Tavannes 45mm Swiss gold filled 7 jewel; Swiss 50mm gold filled 15 jewel; Swiss coin silver 45mm key wind & set 15 jewel; Swiss 53mm steel 3 jewel multi-dial calendar good overall condition, 7 are ticking
273 $400 $500 Pocket watches- 14 (Fourteen) silver: including eleven open face and three hunting case, mostly Swiss and English and one Waltham Broadway sold "as is".
274 $800 $1100 Cane watch, ebonized wood with nickel top, rim wind with direct setting by a crown attached to the center arbor, Swiss movement with cylinder escapement, white enamel Roman numeral dial marked "Brevete" with XII in red, blued steel hands, c1900 Cane good with some scrapes and abrasions to ebonizing, watch case good with minor dings and scratches, dial with faint hairlines and a narrow flake at the center arbor, movement running, 36"
275 $600 $800 Cane watch, mahogany with multicolor cloisonné sphere containing an English lever fusee movement, signed "Marks late Field & Marks Hertford", white enamel dial with central painted scene, gold Breguet style hands, c1900 Cane very good, minor loss to plating under sphere, minor losses to enamel above and below case joint, movement running, dial with added scene, and repairs, hands good, 34 1/2"
276 $2500 $3500 Arnold & Dent, London, England, 2 day marine chronometer, gilt plate fusee movement with spring detent escapement, chronometer balance and blued steel helical hairspring, silvered Roman numeral dial with wind indicator, marked "Arnold & Dent, 84 Strand, London No. 1222", gold hour and minute hands, blued steel seconds and indicator hands, lacquered brass screw bezel with convex glass, lacquered brass tub in gimbals, contained in a mahogany box with brass hardware, and ivory plaque marked "Arnold & Dent 1222", c1840 Box missing top and glass, surface with scratches, hardware discolored, back with split above hinges, tub and gimbals in old lacquer with some loss to surface, dial good with some spotting and discoloration, hands very good, bezel with spotting, glass good, plates with some spotting and tarnish, fusee chain not attached to barrel, detent and staff good, will run with pressure on train, locking stone now in steel, 6 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 6
277 $2000 $3000 Bliss & Creighton, New York, 2 day marine chronometer, gilt plate fusee movement with spring detent escapement, chronometer balance and blued steel helical hairspring, silvered Roman numeral dial with wind indicator, marked "Bliss & Creighton New York No. 879", gold minute hand, blued steel hour, seconds and indicator hands, lacquered brass screw bezel with flat glass, lacquered brass tub in gimbals, contained in a mahogany box with brass hardware, c1840 Box and exterior hardware of recent manufacture, interior hardware (gimbals, latch, key, and tub) is of the period and appears to have always been with the clock, all hardware polished and lacquered, dial very good with minor scratches and scattered spotting, minute hand probably original, all others replaced, movement with minor scratches and scattered spotting, runs well
278 $3000 $4000 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., Chronometer, with wind indicator, 36 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, pin set, adjusted to 5 positions, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings and gold timing screws, in a sterling silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk metal dial, with blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #1260137, c1918 CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on inner surface of case ; Minor scratches on crystal; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Dial poorly restored, staining around edge. HANDS: Minor losses to blue and minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Winding wheel has minor spots of oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks).
279 $2000 $3000 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 21 chronometer, 85 size, 14 jewels, key wind and set, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with fusee, spring detent escapement and large balance with helical hairspring, Arabic numeral metal dial with wind indicator and black steel, spade and poker hands, screw bezel with flat glass, in a gimbaled tub, all contained in a mahogany box with name plate on front, serial 2E5763, c1940 Box refinished, and with new top, top a bit small for the box, all hardware polished and lacquered except box braces, dial very good, with minor abrasion from bezel (hidden when bezel is in place), bezel with a small spot of corrosion under glass, hands very good, movement with a few minor scratches and a bit of dirt, running well, should be cleaned
280 $1100 $1300 Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 22 chronometer, 35 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, pin set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened, nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, Arabic numeral metal dial and black steel, spade and poker hands, in a gimbaled tub, tub weight marked "Mtd. Watch Bureau of Ships U.S. Navy N970-1941", contained in a mahogany box with name plate on front, serial #2F16528, c1940 Box with scuffs and scrapes, Dial with minor scuffs and perimeter scrape from bezel (hidden by bezel), but very good overall, hands very good, clock case and gimbals very good, movement with minor scratches, a cluster of small scratches, dings and marks at stem release screw, running
281 $2000 $2500 Patek Philippe, Switzerland, "Naviquartz" deck watch, rectangular metal case with black crinkle finish, front with brushed finish and polished trim, black dial with Arabic numeral dial, and Arabic outer seconds, white painted hands, series E1200, serial #690190, c1975 Case front a bit dirty, with a few minor dings, trim with minor scratches, a spot of corrosion and a small dent, battery compartment cap with minor finish loss at slot, dial and hands very good, not running after fresh batteries are inserted, 8" x 5 1/2" x 2 1/4"
282 $400 $600 Waltham Watch Co. 8 days, 15 jewel adjusted deck watch with red-dot wind indicator in metal tub and later "Soni" fitted mahogany box, 1911 this higher-quality version of the Waltham 37-size movement is in very nice condition, and the metal face, beveled glass and bezel are pristine. The tub fits perfectly in the modern cushioned box, but could easily be refit into a more correct period gimbaled box. Movement is #18141587. Dial is 2.5"; box is 6" high
283 $100 $150 Outer box, with hinged cover, for deck watch or small boxed chronometer, hardwood with padded felt interior, 20th century touching up a few small scratches and applying a coat of varnish would make this even better, but overall condition inside and out is very good. The inside accommodates a 5"-square box; overall height when closed is 7.75"
284 $100 $150 Japan nautical compass, gimbaled in fitted wood box, 20th century this is a heavy well-made instrument, simply marked "Made Japan" on the dial of the floating compass. The dark stained wood box appears to be original. Bezel diameter 3.5", Ht of box 5"
285 $200 $400 Tokyo Keiki Seizosho Co., Ltd., Japan, large gimbaled ship's binnacle compass, c1940 this wartime instrument is heavy, full of water on which the compass floats, and has dark worn surfaces. Shipping not recommended. Bezel diameter 9.75"
286 $150 $250 Scientific Instruments- 5 (Five): Simpson recording Thermoscript; Minneapolis thermostat with New Haven clock; Taylor hygrometer with booklet; drafting set; and pair of K&E slide rules with book interesting and useful assortment in good condition
287 $150 $300 Scientific Instruments- 9 (Nine): 5 thermometers including 1 for wine; 2 compasses; 2 barometers; 20th century the large 9" diameter thermometer is by the "Standard Thermometer Co., Peabody, Mass."; the standing glass model advertises "Green Mountain Power Corp." 1 barometer is a 2.75" pocket model, and one compass the same size has a nice leather case. The wine thermometer has a fitted wood box with suggested temperatures.
288 $150 $250 Watch Boxes- 8 (Eight) wood and plastic for Wittnauer, Bulova, Elgin, Longines, Waltham, etc., 20th century nice assortment in mostly in good condition
289 $300 $500 Kirk's Patent shelf clock, tools, parts, Timetrax, telegraph key, E. Howard radio controlled wristwatch in box, etc. mixed lot of rare, old and useful items a disassembled and stripped Pratt mantel clock with Kirk's iron plate movement, and aTimetrax Model 550 in new boxed condition ($239 new from Merritt's) makes this a good lot already. Also included is a Tillotson telegraph key patented 1877, a Welch cut glass pendulum, a hinged wood box of Howard (?) balances, a drafting set, a boxed optical instrument, an Ingraham 8 days, desk clock, the Howard quartz watch in original packaging, and a toolbox with letdown keys, etc. All for one money.
290 $50 $75 NAWCC plates- 2 (Two): porcelain from the 1974 Mid Eastern Regional; pewter from the 1973 Thirtieth Anniversary both are in excellent original condition. 10.5" and 11" diameters
291 $100 $150 Reverse painted convex tablet for a girandole clock, originally inset in an Elmer Stennes girandole, depicting a marriage scene, c1970 the painting is in excellent condition with no losses. The scene is exceedingly charming and well executed. Diameter 9"
292 $200 $350 Ingersoll Watches display case in wood, painted metal and glass, with 11 pocket watches, c1920 the wood-grain painted metal case is in very nice condition. The felt display board retains 8 original price tags, and the consignor includes a nice assortment of Ingersoll, Ingraham, Westclox and Waterbury watches. Ht 11"
293 $400 $500 Swiss watchmakers mandrel, of steel and brass construction and with cast base, with faceplate, T rest, carriage, and tailstock, c1880 Brass with scattered spotting, minor dings and scratches, steel with minor oxidation, T screw for fastening tailstock with rust, all parts free and functional, base later, L 15"
294 $250 $450 Tools, Parts, Material including Zenith 4 jar watch cleaning machine there are hundreds of useful items here including dials, cases, mainsprings, coil gongs, many hand tools, etc. Cleaning machine is complete but not tested.
295 $300 $500 Auction catalogues and horology ephemera- 5 (Five) file boxes full from Northeast, Skinner, Christie's, Sotheby's, Antiquorum, Crott, Patek Phillippe, etc. these boxes are full of hundreds of historic and useful references costing a total of at least a few thousand dollars to initial subscribers and purchasers. The expanding file of ephemera from various important watch companies are a bonus of hard-to-find material.
296 $200 $400 Books- 10 (Ten) clock reference books including a thick 3-ring binder of collected E. Howard ephemera, five Ly, and Ball. very good overall condition. The Howard binder is a treasure trove of small catalogs, articles, and material about the reissues and recent history of the company.
297 $250 $450 Books- 23 (Twenty-three) classic references on clock and watch history, makers, repair and technology. Except for an NAWCC supplement, Watch Case Makers of England, nearly all the rest are hardcovers and many with original dust jackets. Rarer and more valuable titles include George Daniels "Watchmaking", Jagger "Royal Clocks", Hamlyn "The World's Great Clocks & Watches", Moore 1945 "Timing a Century; History of the Waltham Watch Company" (a scarce book that has Never been reprinted - a must for Waltham collectors), Cumhaill "Investing in Clocks and Watches". and Ullyett "In Quest of Clocks".
298 $200 $400 Books- 24 (Twenty-four) reference and repair classics: 9 hardcover (8 with dust jackets including special Bicentennial numbered edition of Bailey in a slipcover; 15 paperbacks including three Ly and 8 booklets very good overall condition with just minor wear and dust jacket tears on some volumes. Well-known authors include Palmer, de Carle, Distin, Ela, Willard and Thomson. Booklets include reproductions of Welch and New Haven catalogs, and a 1974 treatise on the clock collection at Greenfield Village.
299 $600 $800 Abiel Chandler, Concord, NH, New Hampshire mirror clock (no dial nor hands), 8 days, time and alarm, weight driven "rat trap" movement in a mahogany veneer case with reverse painted upper glass and lower mirror tablet, c1830 the original upper tablet and mirror are cracked. The dial and alarm weight are absent. The time weight is original. This would make a great restoration project. For reference please see Charles Parsons "New Hampshire Clocks & Clockmakers", figure 457 on pg 240. Ht 30"
300 $75 $150 American Clock Co., New York, 30 hour decorated iron front timepiece, c1860 Small iron front timepiece in nice condition with original gold decoration nicely preserved. The paper dial as age darkened a little and looks to be original. Clean label inside case. Hands are original. Ht 11.5"
301 $275 $375 Anglo American burl and inlaid walnut 8 days, time and strike, wall clock with E. N. Welch movement, c1880 the case, as usual with these English clocks, is nicely made and has a mirror behind the brass barrel pendulum. The original finish is dry, and there are some minor age separations. A bonus is the large early photo mounted on the bottom bracket. The arched painted metal dial now has a later paper dial attached to it. The movement has the Welch stamps. The hands are too thick and short, and one bottom finial is absent. Ht 40"
302 $250 $350 Anglo-American papier-mâché wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement probably by New Haven, c1875 this uncommon decorative case, with little mother-of-pearl inserts, is in very nice overall condition, including a cute little dog head painted at the bottom above a well-repaired small break. The patterned lower glass, and the convex upper glass in its brass bezel, both are fine. The painted metal unsigned dial has some minor flaking at the edges and near the center hole. Front surround is papier-mâché, box and back are wood as normal. Ht 29.5"
303 $350 $450 Ansonia Brass and Copper Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Terry's Patent Calendar", 8 day, time and strike, weight rosewood veneered shelf clock. c1870 Refinished rosewood veneered case in nice condition with restoration. The curved veneered area on the door is a slightly rough compared to the rest of the molding. The molding on top of the case has been replaced. Original painted dial with some small patches of loss. Tablet is original. Hands are original. The tips on the drop finials are missing. Clean label inside case. Ht 32.75"
304 $100 $200 Ansonia Brass Co., Ansonia, Conn. rosewood 8 days, time and strike, shelf clock, c1860 this is similar to the Venetian and Peking models, but from the low-production period of the company when this factory label is rarely seen. There is an old crazed finish and some veneer loses, but the case still looks good with its floral tablet and painted metal dial which has been touched up. The alarm works are absent. 18"
305 $200 $300 Ansonia Clock Co, New York, "Turin" enameled iron shelf clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement, and with Ansonia patent hard rubber dial, c1883 there is a fresh coat of glossy black paint on the iron, and new green paint on the flat columns, but an older surface on the intricate cast brass ornaments. Thereis wear to the gold numerals on the rubber dial; also an old added floral transfer.. The beaded bezel and thick beveled glass are fine. The movement looks dark and dusty, and needs a pendulum (Proper replacements are available from Timesavers in Arizona). A nearly complete rear paper label confirms the model name. Ht 16.5"
306 $100 $200 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Coral", 8 day, time and strike, crystal regulator mantel clock, c1914 Brass case in good condition is tarnished from wear to the lacquer finish. Original porcelain dial is perfect and the hands and pendulum are original. Beveled glass panels are fine. Ht 9.75"
307 $350 $500 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Monarch", walnut 8 days, time, strike and alarm mantel clock. c1880 this fancy case has some crusty varnish but a good overall look. The multicolor bezel and patterned glass tablet are fine, the bottom drawer is intact, the paper dial has darkened a bit and has a stain by the 6, the two-barrel pendulum has one dent, and the rear label indicates both Ansonia and Brooklyn manufacturing. Ht 24.5"
308 $150 $250 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Parisian" walnut 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1875 the walnut case has its nicely rubbed original finish, patterned glass, paper dial with some wear, fancy nickel pendulum, and partial label on the back. Ht 23.5"
309 $100 $200 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Pompeii", 8 day, time and strike, enameled iron case mantel clock. c1904 Enameled iron case with some wear to the finish on both sides at the base, some scratches on the top and wear to the applied gold highlights. Original porcelain dial is perfect and the hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 11"
310 $200 $250 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Romance" cast metal N. Muller No.166 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock, c1874 the ornate and detailed case has an old worn patina, but is a nice example of this Muller design used by Ansonia before their move to New York. The original paper dial is somewhat worn. The Connecticut movement needs a pendulum. Ht 21"
311 $50 $100 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., 30 hour, Mahogany veneer cottage timepiece, c1880 Mahogany veneered case in original finish with some veneer loss on the door and sides of the base. Original painted dial with some minor loss. Hands and tablet are original. Label notes Brooklyn Factory. Ht 12"
312 $250 $400 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Belgium" enameled iron 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1904 this exuberant case is in mostly original condition with some slight wear to the black paint but a lot of shine left on the cast griffins, paw feet, bezel and molding. The paper dial is somewhat faded and stained. The bezel and convex glass are new, as are the pendulum and rear case door. Ht 11"
313 $150 $200 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Don Juan" and "Don Caesar" pair of cast metal side pieces with Japanese Bronze finish, c1904 these figures are lighter and a bit smaller than the other pair in our sale. They show an original old patina with some wear, and both sword blades are absent. Their bases are unlike the round bases shown in Ly, more like fancier bases shown with some larger Ansonia figures. Ht 20"
314 $275 $325 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Don Juan" and "Don Caesar" pair of cast metal side pieces with Japanese Bronze finish, c1904 these heavy imposing figures show an original old patina with some wear. The statues are detailed and complete, identified with fancy plates. Their bases are unlike the round bases shown in Ly, more like fancier bases shown under some larger figures. Ht 21"
315 $150 $250 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Drop Octagon, Gilt" mahogany 8 days, time, strike and alarm wall clock, c1883 this clock is in overall good original condition with minor veneer losses, intact gilt moldings, original paper dial and inside label, old glasses and patina on the brass bezel. Ht 19.5"
316 $200 $300 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Parisian" shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement in an oak case, c1874, the ornate wood case appears to have been refinished and could use some polish. The top finial has lost its little top ball. The patterned glass, signed gong base, fancy pendulum, and slightly worn paper dial all are original. Ht 23"
317 $275 $375 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Peer" brass and beveled glass 8 days, time and strike, crystal regulator with visible escapement, c1914 the fancy brass ornaments retain the original somewhat worn "rich gold" patina, and other brass shows some dark tarnish. The beveled glasses are good except for a small corner break in the front door. The porcelain dial has a few hairlines by the winding holes; the pallet pins are steel; the front door knob is absent; the simulated mercury pendulum is bright with some cloudiness inside the glass tubes.
318 $325 $425 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Queen Anne" oak 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1901 the fancy carved and turned case has been refinished with a glossy top coat, and the paper dial and glass are new. A small bottom wood piece has detached but can be easily glued in place. No label. Ht 40"
319 $250 $400 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Regulator A" walnut 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1890 the original finish is in very good condition with just minor scuffs and scratches, and the paper dial is original with slight wear and toning. Inside is a nice blue/gold label and celluloid beat scale. Ht 32"
320 $250 $400 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Regulator A" walnut 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1900 the case retains its original finish in good condition. The inner paper dial is old and toned; the outer is whiter and perhaps newer. Inside is a good beat scale and black label still readable. Ht 32"
321 $150 $250 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Sydney" shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement in an ash case, c1886 the surface has an old patina, and the black "trimmings" have some paint losses that have been inked in. The patterned glass, double-barrel pendulum, large beat scale, and worn paper dial all appear original, but the rear partial label is totally dark. Ht
322 $250 $400 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Tauric" set of cast metal 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock and candelabra pair, c1901 the original polished surfaces are still very good, with some minor discoloration mostly on the side pieces. The signed dial and beveled glass are fine. The small round movement needs a pendulum. Ht of clock 17.5", candlestands are 19" to tops of detachable finials
323 $200 $350 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Tunis" walnut 8 days, time and strike, cabinet clock, c1900 the case has been nicely refinished, and there are remnants of the original rear label. The original paper dial, with its fancy brass center, is very good. The flat glass and its beaded brass bezel also are fine. The hour hand does not advance with the minute hand, so some attention is needed. Ht 14"
324 $100 $150 Ansonia Clock Co., New York, 30 hours, cast metal novelty timepiece with painted blown glass center, c1900 we do not see this model in Ly or past auctions, but the paper dial shows the Ansonia trademark and name along the bottom edge. The cast top and bottom have an old worn patina, and there is paint loss from the interior of the glass jar. The movement is an alarm clock style pin pallet unit, and does not tick. Ht 22"
325 $200 $300 Ansonia Clock Co., New York, Plato 30 hours, time only, flick clock with blue and gold cards, c1907 there is an old dark patina on the lacquered brass, and the glass cylinder is fine. The gold numbers are a bit worn, and one has detached but is still in the case. The little finger that holds the cards in place appears to be broken. Ht to top of handle 6"
326 $50 $100 Atkins Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and alarm, cottage timepiece, c1870 Rosewood veneered case in original finish. Original painted dial with some loss at the winding arbor, on the edges and at the mounting screws. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Original tablet with minor background loss. Case design patented by Soloman Spring. Ht 10"
327 $100 $200 Atkins Porter and Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight brass movement OG shelf clock. Mahogany veneered clock in nice condition with what appears to be a new shellac finish over an old one with some veneer loss on the sides and in a couple on the flat outer edge. Original painted dial with loss and poor inpainting at the mounting pins and the bottom edge. Hands are original. Very clean label inside case. Ht 26"
328 $75 $150 Attleboro Clock Co., Attleboro, Mass., "Improved Royal Assortment -C", 8 day, time and strike, Pressed oak kitchen clock. This was a firm that had clocks made and retailed by them. Firms such as Ansonia, Waterbury and Ingraham supplied them with clocks, c1900 Refinished oak case in good condition with a repair to the Crest. Original paper dial has age darkened. Hands, tablet and pendulum are original. An unusual feature for the movement is the use of steel plates rather than brass. Nice clean label on back of case. This clock probably made for Attleboro by E. Ingraham & Co,, as they were using steel plates in 1900. Ht 22"
329 $150 $300 Berger & Wuerker, Leipzig, Germany "Berliner" style walnut 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1912 we attribute the maker to the "B&W" trademark stamp on the German movement. The unusual solid wood case is well made and in good condition, with "C" carved into the crest. The brass dial has some polish residue in the engraved numbers and corners. The shaped front glass is heavy and beveled, but its door is hinged strangely and needs caution when opening. Nice beat scale below the open well where the brass pendulum bob swings. Ht 29"
330 $150 $250 Bradley Mfg. Co., Southington, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, decorated iron front with MOP shelf clock, c1852 Painted iron front case in nice condition with losses and repairs. Paper dial has age darkened with stains. Hands appear to be later replacements. Fairly clean label inside case. Ht 19"
331 $150 $250 Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, mahogany veneer beehive mantel clock. c1850. Mahogany veneered case in an old and possibly original finish. A couple of veneer chips on the base and a small area on the back edge near the top. Some age cracks to the wood door bezel. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the center hole and at the winding arbors. Tablet is a replacement. Hands are original. Key escutcheon is cracked. Clean label inside case. Ht 19"
332 $200 $300 Bristol Brass & Clock Co., New York, 8 day, time and strike, Nicholas Muller No. 54 iron front shelf clock. Another example of this clock appears in "Two Hundred Years of American Clocks and Watches by Chris Bailey", pg 154, c1860 The painted finish appears to have been restored some time ago and has mellowed to a nice appearance. The paper dial has been replaced as well. Hands are period and most likely original. Clean label inside the case. A very interesting patriotic theme in this Muller design topped by an American eagle with spread wings. "EAGLE" model patented 1856 Ht 19"
333 $200 $300 C. & N. Jerome, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, mahogany round side shelf clock. c1839 Refinished mahogany veneered case with some veneer chips on the base and a small repair on the top left corner. Original upper glass with some loss. Original dial with wear to some of the numbers. Hands and weights are original. Bottom tablet looks to be original with some wear. Original blue backboard paper and card label. Ht 22"
334 $200 $300 Chas. Terwilliger/Horolovar Co., Bronxville, NY reproduction 8 days, Ignatz flying pendulum clock, c1970 including original box and instructions. Ht 10"
335 $125 $200 Chauncey Goodrich, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, Mahogany veneered glass side panels small case shelf clock. c1855 Mahogany veneered case in original finish with some veneer chips on the back edges, a small area right side front and left side top molding. There is some damage to the top front molding. Original dial pan repainted. One of the hands maybe a replacement as they do not match. Original tablet of the Mt. Carmel area in Hamden, Conn. Ht 13"
336 $150 $250 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., "Union Model", 30 hour, time and strike, rosewood veneered shelf clock. c1850 Mahogany and rosewood veneered case in very nice clean condition in original finish. Paint on the original dial pan appears to be original with some loss at the mounting screws. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 13.75"
337 $200 $300 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, cottage timepiece, c1850 Softwood and mahogany veneered case in original finish. Original tablet with loss. Original painted dial with loss at the mounting pins and winding arbor. Minute hand maybe a replacement. Movement is signed. Ht 12"
338 $100 $200 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, and alarm, mahogany veneer column clock with OG top and bottom molding. c1852 Mahogany veneered case in good condition in original finish with some veneer loss on the base. Most of the gilding on the columns remains intact under a dark shellac. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting screws and some small scattered chipped areas. Hands are original. Tablet is a replacement. Movement is signed. Clean label inside case. Ht 25"
339 $175 $275 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, flat front empire shelf clock, c1850 Refinished birdseye maple veneered case in good condition with some veneer loss on the base, some chips on the left side and on the top left corner. Original painted wood dial is in good condition with some loss at the mounting points. Hands and " Old Connecticut State House" tablet are original. Clean label inside case. Movement is signed. Ht 24.25"
340 $300 $500 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 30 hours, time and strike, fusee shelf clock, c1848 there is some loss of the mother-of-pearl, some fading of the gold decoration and wear on the paint surfaces. The original painted dial has some paint loss around the mounting screws and the winding holes. The fusee movement is properly signed. The minute hand is short. There is a 1906 repair sticker inside the door. Ht 13"
341 $175 $250 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, gilt column and cornice shelf clock. c1850 Refinished mahogany veneered case in good condition with some small veneer chips on the base, a couple by the door knob and a repair on the right corner of the cornice. Original painted dial with minor loss at the winding arbors and the mounting pins. Hands appear to be original. Tablet is original with some wear. Columns look to have been gold painted. Ht 18.25"
342 $175 $225 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, rosewood round gothic or beehive shelf clock. c1850 Rosewood veneered case in fairly nice condition with some veneer loss on the base and what looks like a small number of worm holes on the curved front molding. Original painted dial with Arabic numbers which is unusual has some minor loss at the mounting screws and a small flake in the center. Frosted tablets looks to be a later replacement. Movement is signed. Clean label inside case. Ht 19"
343 $300 $400 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., mahogany 8 days, ship's bells mantel clock, 1918 this appears to be #87 of the "Babro" wood-case clocks as shown on page 130 of Demeter. The original finish is in good condition, the signed silvered dial has yellowed and faded a bit, and the hands have lost some gold color. The convex beveled glass is fine, but one top side molding is loose and there are some minor shrinkage cracks. The movement is #124764. Ht 10.5"
344 $75 $100 Chinese reproduction with Seth Thomas signature on dial and movement in a walnut case, weight driven wall clock, time only, c2000 quality reproduction movement and dial. There is a nicely figured back panel. Ht 33"
345 $250 $400 Colonial Clock Co., Zeeland, Michigan, reproduction oak 8 days, time and strike, weight driven wall clock, c1980 this heavy solid oak clock is in very good original condition, with a crack across the lower front glass and the bottom finial broken and reattached. The German movement strikes on a large coil gong and swings a gridiron pendulum. The lacquered brass weights have small scratches. Ht
346 $100 $200 Connecticut Clock Co., 54 John Street, New York, 30 hour, time and strike, mahogany veneer OG shelf clock. c1855 It looks like rosewood veneer under a dark original finish with chips to the veneer on the bottom edge and a couple of places on the left side. Original painted dial is very clean with some minor loss and inpainting at the bottom mounting pins. It is also stamped on the dial: "Conn. Clock Co., Polished Pinions No. 1". Tablet is original with some minor loss. Movement is stamped "Morse No. 1". Miles Morse, Jr., manufactured movements during the 1850s at Thomaston, CT. A very ornate label inside with an image of a steam locomotive. Examples from this company are uncommon. Ht 25.75"
347 $150 $250 D. Gumbiner, New York, Swiss double sided heavy brass and beveled glass partner's clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement, c1955 good running order (winds, sets and ticks). The lacquer surface is worn and somewhat darkened. Dials have applied bass numbers; one side very good, the other dial has some scratches. Gumbiner was a small prestigious Madison Avenue jewelry retailer. Ht 3.5"
348 $125 $200 Daniel Pratt, Jr., Reading, Mass., 30 hour, time, strike and alarm, weight wood movement OG sides and splat top shelf clock, c1843 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish. The right chimney top has a small piece missing. Original painted dial is very clean with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Mirror in the door is a replacement. Clean label inside case. Ht 28"
349 $150 $250 E. & A. Ingraham, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, scallop front shelf clock. c1853 Gold decorated case in original finish with small piece of the scalloped edge at the bottom missing and repair at the top. Original painted dial with some wear and loss along the edges and at the mounting screws. Gilt door looks to have been painted with gold paint a long time ago and mellowed. Original tablet with loss along the border area. Hands maybe a replacement as the minute looks a little short. Ht 17"
350 $150 $250 E. & A. Ingraham, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, scallop front shelf clock. c1853 Rosewood veneered case in original finish with a crack in the cross member at the top of the door and a couple of tiny chips at the top of the case. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins and at the winding arbors Hands are original. Bottom tablet is original. Readable but stained label inside case Ht 17"
351 $175 $275 E. & G.W. Bartholomew, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column & splat shelf clock, c1830 Mahogany veneered case in very nice condition in an old finish. Stenciling on the columns and splat looks to be original. Original painted dial is very nice for its age with some very minor loss. Nice set of original eagle hands. Clean label inside the case. Ht 36"
352 $200 $300 E. C. Brewster & Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, iron back plate and brass movement, half round molding with cornice top shelf clock, c1840 Refinished rosewood and mahogany veneered case with some veneer repairs on the base. Original painted dial has darkened over time with loss at the winding arbors. Replaced tablet is by Moberg. Hands are original. Ht 24"
353 $150 $250 E. C. Brewster & Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 days, time and strike, iron back plate movement cornice top shelf clock, c1840 Refinished mahogany and rosewood veneered case in nice condition with a couple tiny chips on the cornice and couple on the bevel edges. Dial has been repainted. Bottom tablet is original with restoration of the border. The top border surrounding the dial has been restored. Hour hand is original. Minute is a replacement. Nice card label inside case. Ht 20.5"
354 $200 $300 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn. "Treasure" mahogany finish 8 days, time and duplex strike (ding-dong) banjo clock, c1934 the case has its old original worn and lightly crazed finish, with no damage or losses. Brass bezel, balls, eagle finial and sidearms have an old patina. Glasses are very good, the silvered dial is a bit worn and tarnished. and there is a partial rear label. Ht 39"
355 $100 $150 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Admiral Dewey", 8 day, time and strike, oak kitchen clock, c1899 Oak case has been refinished. Original paper dial has age darkened with the center area having a newer piece replaced. Door glass is a replacement. Pendulum bob looks to have been gold painted. Ht 23"
356 $100 $200 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Domino", 8 day, time and strike, enameled wood case mantel clock. c1886 Black enameled case in original finish with some small wear spots on some of the sharp corners of the case. Original paper has darkened a little with some light wear. Hands are original. Gold highlights in the incised lines in the case have faded away. Nice label inside case. Ht 16"
357 $75 $150 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Paladin", 8 day, time and strike, walnut shelf clock, c1884 Walnut case in original grungy finish. Most of the gilding in the incised decoration on the case has faded away. Original paper dial has age darkened with some loss at six o'clock. Hands are original. Original tablet with some wear. Nice label on back of case. Ht 22"
358 $225 $325 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Venetian" 30 hour, time and strike, small Venetian model shelf clock. c1880 Rosewood and mahogany veneered case in original finish with some wear to the finish on the doors. Original paper dial has age darkened. Original tablet and hands. The gilding on the columns has been restored. Ht 13"
359 $150 $250 E. Ingraham and Co., Bristol, Conn. "Doric" rosewood 30 hours, time, strike and alarm shelf clock, c1880 the case has been refinished but could use another surface coat to finish the job. There are minor age cracks, but very good overall condition, with a decent worn paper dial and old peacock tablet. Almost best of all are the three labels: the factory one inside and then two for Samuel Simpson of Philadelphia. Ht 16"
360 $200 $300 E. Ingraham and Co., Bristol, Conn., "Ionic Mosaic" 8 days, time only, figure 8 wall clock, c1911 this case has been brightly refinished, somewhat reducing the mosaic effect. The original green bottom glass is nice, as is the painted metal dial. The inside label mostly is present but nearly illegible. Ht 21.5"
361 $150 $250 E. Ingraham Co., Bristol, Conn., "Chinese" wood 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1929 we do not see this rare model in Ly, but it's name is clear on the rear label. The original surface and elaborate Asian decoration are in good condition with minor scratches and darkening. The dial, glass and bezel also are good originals. The movement needs a pendulum, easily obtained from Timesavers in Arizona. Ht 9.75"
362 $250 $350 E. Ingraham Co., Bristol, Conn., "Domino" 8 days, time and strike, black painted wood mantel clock. c1885 The black enamel original finish is somewhat worn. The dial is a paper replacement. The original gold ornamentation in the incised decorative lines of the case has faded out from age but still visible. Good rear label. The hour hand is too big. Ht 16"
363 $150 $200 E. Ingraham& Co., Bristol, Conn., "Navarre", 8 day, time and strike, hanging wall clock. c1918 Mahogany finish case in very nice clean condition with just a couple of small wear spots. Original paper dial has turn slightly gray but is in otherwise nice condition. Tablet and hands are original. Ht 20"
364 $250 $350 E. N. Welch Mfg. Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., "Liszt" black walnut 8 days, time, strike and alarm parlor clock, c1889 the stepped case of this rare ornamental model has been nicely refinished, and its paper dial and hands are newer, but the glass is original and matches the illustration in Ly. The fancy pendulum, with its glass center, is nice; the rear labels now are difficult to decipher. Ht 25"
365 $150 $250 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn., "Donita", 8 day, time and strike, walnut shelf clock, c1892. Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial is very clean for its age with some very minor wear. Hands and tablet are original. Movement is signed. Ht 25"
366 $150 $250 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn. "Parisian (Improved)" walnut 8 days, time and strike, parlor clock, c1885 the case has been nicely refinished, the painted metal dial and patterned glass are good originals, the finial colors are slightly different and may be newer. The movement is signed but the label is worn away; the pendulum is too long and the incorrect style. Ht 24"
367 $125 $200 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., "Dewey", 8 day, time and strike, and alarm, pressed oak case kitchen clock. This was one of the commemorative series produced by Welch. c1900 Pressed oak case in very nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial is very clean with some very minor staining. Hands, pendulum and tablet are original.
368 $50 $100 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., 30 hour, lever marine movement octagon wall timepiece. c1860 Rosewood veneered case in nice condition in an old finish. Original painted dial with flaking at the winding arbor, in the center area and at the mounting screws. Nice label on back of case. Ht 8.5"
369 $100 $200 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, rosewood veneered steeple clock. c1870 Refinished rosewood veneered case in clean condition with some minor veneer loss on the base. Original painted dial with some loss at the winding arbors and along the edges. Hands appear to be original. Original tablet with some loss in the center area. Clean label inside case. Ht 19.5"
370 $125 $200 E. O. Goodwin, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, rosewood veneered small shelf clock. c1850 Refinished rosewood case in nice condition with a little roughness on the bottom front edge. Dial looks to be original, but has been repainted. Hands are period and look to be original. The background on the glass in the bottom door has been restored. Case houses a ribbed plate Brewster & Ingrahams movement. Label is a little dark, but readable. Ht 15"
371 $50 $75 Edward E. Jones, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, 2-weight, wood movement shelf clock, c1866 The case appears to have been made about 1866 from writing on the board behind the mirror and fitted with parts from earlier Jones clock. The wood looks to birch or butternut. The dial is clean with some wear. Nice period mirror. Clean Label. of Note: Edwarad K. Jones [perhaps his father] worked 1835-42. Ht 30"
372 $400 $600 English skeleton clock, 8 days, fusee spring driven movement with pendulum and passing strike on the hour, mounted on oval marble base set on wooden base (no dome), c1870 the dial has been repainted. The passing strike needs attention. There is no dome. Ht 16"
373 $125 $225 English, 8 day, fusee movement mahogany postal timepiece, c1895 Refinished mahogany case in good condition. Nice quality heavy plate cable drive movement that looks to have serviced recently. The dial was originally painted, but now has a paper dial. Hands are original. Ht 15"
374 $250 $350 Ephraim Downes for George Mitchell, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement short Carved column and splat shelf clock, c1830 Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in good condition with loss of veneer on the base, the door and just below the crest. Original painted dial with general wear and some loss and scratches. Tablet is original, but cracked and the only original part is the gold leaf border. Movement is original to the case. One of the pineapple finials has a little damage. There is a set of feet with this clock that can be made to fit. The back turned feet look to be original as they fit the existing holes. The front paw feet are too short which means that you will have to shorten the rear feet to match the height. Ht 27"
375 $250 $350 Eureka Clock Co., made by William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Eureka Calendar", 8 day, time and strike, calendar shelf clock, c1881 Refinished oak case in clean condition in need of a finish. Paper dial looks to have been replaced. Eureka name on the door glass is very nice for its age. Dial pan could possibly be a replacement, but it does not have any extra screw holes and matches the existing holes in the case. Hands are original. Nice label inside case. Ht 28.5"
376 $100 $200 Forestville Clock Co., Forestville, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, mahogany flat front wall or shelf clock, c1855 Grain painted soft wood case in nice condition under a dark finish. Original dial has been repainted. Brass movement was made by E. N. Welch and so stamped. Hands are period and most likely original. Original tablet with some restoration. Clean label inside case. An article that appeared in the Oct 1990 NAWCC bulletin describes this clock and suggests this label was used during the bankruptcy and the takeover by Welch. Ht 23.25"
377 $150 $250 Forestville Manf'g Co., Bristol, Conn. 8 days, OG time and strike, mahogany weight-driven shelf clock, c1848 the old finish is dull, and there are minor veneer losses. The silvered glass tablet, upper wavy glass, painted metal dial, and inside paper label all look original. The maker name also is visibly stamped onto the brass movement front plate. Ht 30"
378 $200 $300 Forestville Manufacturing Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, double decker shelf clock. c1850 Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with the veneer on the base restored. Original painted dial with some loss across the center area. Original bottom tablet with loss. Center glass is original, but has lost whatever design or scene was there. The carved top elements are from looks to be a piece of furniture. This case most likely had cornice top originally. Hands are original. Fairly nice label inside case. There are no weights with this clock. Ht 40"
379 $300 $500 Forestville Manufacturing Co., Bristol, Conn., mahogany column and cornice 8 days, time and strike, weight-driven shelf clock, c1845 this large case is in good original condition with only minor veneer losses. The glasses have substantial paint losses, and the lower tablet is cracked. The painted wood dial also has losses, as does the inside paper label. This would be an impressive clock after careful restoration. Ht 34.5"
380 $250 $350 French alabaster and gilt metal figural 8 days, time only, mantel clock, c1880 the solid stone case has the usual minor edge chips, and the top lion appears to have been gold-painted. The other castings are nicely gilded. The unusual skeletonized single-train movement looks like ones in Farcot swinging doll clocks, but in this case the pendulum swings side to side, impulsed by a visible escapement and crutch fork below the movement plates. The porcelain dial has a few very faint hairlines, and the minute hand is a repaired mismatch to the hour hand. There never was a front bezel or glass; this clock would originally have been displayed under a glass dome. Ht 14"
381 $325 $425 French architectural cast brass 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1880 there is an old patina on the heavy ornate metal case. The patterned silvered dial has some tarnish, especially by the 8. The beaded bezel and thick beveled glass are fine. The bell-strike count wheel movement, Japy Freres Gnd. Med. D'Honneur, needs a pendulum. Ht 17"
382 $125 $175 French black marble 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1900 the heavy stone case is in good condition with most of the incised patterns and color still intact. There are a few minor corner edge chips. The brass engraved dial surround is a profusion of birds, branches and leaves; the dial center is colorful tiny leaves; the black marble dial is signed "Jas. McEwan & Co., Melbourne". The beaded brass bezel and thick beveled glass are fine. The movements shows "A.1" but is otherwise unsigned. Ht 13"
383 $375 $475 French black marble 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, dial signed "Black, Starr & Frost, New York", c1890 this unusual cabinet-style case has little side shelves, beveled mirrors and cloisonné panels. One rear top corner has been repaired, the old mirrors show some age to the silvering, and the tip of the hour hand is absent. The movement has an unusual rear lever allowing the pendulum to be started from a little square arbor below the 6. Ht 11.5"
384 $350 $450 French brass and beveled glass 8 days, time and strike, crystal regulator, S. Marti movement with visible escapement, c1900 similar to the push button repeat found on French carriage clocks, the feature is rarely seen on these larger mantel clocks and may be custom-made by a skilled craftsman. The lacquered brass case has a glossy patina with very small areas of tarnish. Two of the beveled glass panels have small chips at their top edges. The compensating pendulum is fine, the white porcelain dial has a few faint hairlines, the pallets are red jewels. The movement has the Medaille de Bronze stamp. Ht 10"
385 $300 $500 French Delft porcelain 8 days, time only, mantel clock, c1890 the ornate hand painted case is intact with just the expected lightly crazed surface. The porcelain dial's blue numbers have faded a bit; the beveled glass in its beaded bezel is fine. The unsigned movement is stamped "France". Ht 11"
386 $300 $450 French Empire ebonized and gilt bronze 4-column portico 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1860 the wood case is in very good condition but has been repainted a black less glossy than the original; its elegant cast mounts and pendulum retain a bright old patina. The silvered dial is slightly tarnished. The unsigned movement has count wheel and bell striking. Ht 17.5"
387 $350 $550 French gilt wood 8 days, time only, sunburst wall clock with Japy Freres balance wheel movement, c1890 this unusual ornate carved wood case, in very good condition with just a few tiny flakes, has "copyright design" stamped on the back. The signed movement has a ticking top -mounted balance platform. The porcelain dial, beveled convex glass, and fancy hands are fine. Ht 15.5"
388 $150 $250 French inlaid mahogany 8 days, desk alarm clock retailed by Smith Patterson Co, Boston, c1910 the round top case is in nice original condition with a small crack at the 9 and little dent on the base. The porcelain dial is nearly perfect, and the thick beveled glass is fine, but the hands may be mismatched. The movement, with its ticking cylinder platform, has the H&H importer imprint [Harris and Harington], and an impressed lion factory mark. Ht 7.25"
389 $200 $300 French mantel clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement with open escapement in a large black marble case with applied bronze castings, c1880 this is a quality clock and very heavy. There is a chip in the top front of the case. The dial is crudely anchored to the rear cover of the case. The pendulum has matching 496 serial number with the movement. Ht 19"
390 $375 $475 French marble and gilt cast metal garniture set: 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock; pair of urns; c1900 the statue, signed Moreau on its base and missing a pinky finger, and other castings appear to have been nicely repainted. The clock veined marble is intact but one sidepiece has a broken rear corner, and a foot on the other urn has been repaired. The porcelain dial is fine, the beveled glass has one edge flake. The unsigned movement, with count wheel and bell striking, needs a pendulum. Ht to top of statue 23"
391 $175 $225 French marble and spelter figural 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1890 this clock is in nice overall condition, with intact marble base and old surface on the cast metal figures -- hunter, game, dog, musket, etc. -- and ornaments. The man's hand has lost its index finger. The black marble dial. with bold gold numbers, shows the retailer "Besse" and an indistinct town name below. The beveled glass is good. The unsigned movement, with count wheel and bell striking. Ht 17"
392 $800 $1200 French pinwheel regulator 8 days, weight driven movement with center sweep seconds and gridiron pendulum, c1890 this high accuracy set, ready for a case or wall bracket, appears to be in very good original condition, with an old patina on the brass, bright polished bob that has a few small dents, and good white enamel dial. There is a bit of surface corrosion on the gridiron rods. The hands have been bent and straightened a few times. No weight. Diameter of bezel 14"
393 $300 $400 French porcelain Chatelaine-style 8 days, time only, hanging clock, c1900 the hand painted case is in good condition, with some minor paint losses, and an old patina on the spelter mounts including the top bird and nest. The pierced brass dial mask is fine, the silvered numbers behind show some tarnish. The movement, lower quality twin-spring balance wheel, is unsigned. Ht of case 16"
394 $225 $325 French white marble 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock with visible escapement, c1880 this heavy stone case has only very minor areas of edge roughness and one small chipped corner on top, with nice cast brass moldings. The porcelain dial, beaded brass bezel and thick beveled glass are fine. Pallets are red jewels, count wheel and bell striking movement has "Pickard" on the back plate. Ht 9.5"
395 $275 $375 French, for "J.B. Welch, Burslem" carved wood 8 days, timepiece and barometer wall hanging set, c1910 the carving on this thick heavy piece is intricate and well done, with a good glossy finish, and one okay repair at the very bottom. The clock hinges out for rear winding and setting; the balance platform is intact and ticks. The beveled glasses and white dials are good with fine lettering, the U.K. retailer name, and a dual-scale thermometer on the barometer face. Ht 29"
396 $100 $200 Galilea, French quartz movement desk clock with calendar and moon phase, in original box with manual, c1990 this interesting French made timepiece has a black hemisphere that rotates around a half section of a moonscape thereby showing visually the current phase of the moon. These were retailed in New York by Sarut and are no longer available. Ht 9.5"
397 $300 $400 George Marsh & Co., Farmington, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight wood movement triple decker shelf clock. c1834 Mahogany veneer case in as found condition in need of restoration. There is veneer loss on the base, at the bottom door and couple of the small blocks that support the columns. The middle gilt columns have a fair amount of loss. Bottom glass and the mirror are original. Original painted dial is very clean. Hands are original. Nicely carved eagle splat. Clean label inside case. Ht 39"
398 $350 $550 German balloon-case 8 days, time and strike, inlaid mahogany mantel clock, c1900 this large example has been nicely refinished, and its enameled dial and convex glass are fine. The square-plate movement is unsigned, but the gong stand has the crossed-arrows trademark of the Hamburg-American Clock Co. which probably is the clock's maker. Ht 15.25"
399 $275 $375 German 8 days, time only, one weight serpentine wood case Vienna regulator, c1880 the old dark shaped case has some scuff and scrapes, and some shrinkage separations, but no major losses. The glasses are new. The white porcelain dial is good; the hands are a bit too long. The brass weight shell and pendulum disk are tarnished. The movement is good quality, needs a weight pulley. Ht 38"
400 $200 $300 German Black Forest cuckoo and quail wall clock, 8 days, time and 1/4 strike, weight driven movement in a walnut colored case, c1900 the carvings applied to the front of the clock have been reglued. Ht 22"
401 $150 $250 German Black Forest front column 30 hours, two weight hanging cuckoo clock, c1860 this is a good project clock, interesting and old. The black paint is worn but still shows some of the hand-painted decorations, and the fluted white half columns are attractive. The metal dial is damaged and dented around I and II, and some wood pieces have broken off the top. The wood-plate movement operates a nice old bird and aged bellows and flutes. The pendulum is absent. Ht 13"
402 $275 $325 German bronzed cast spelter figural set with 30 hours, timepiece and two side pieces, c1910 this is the German lower-cost version of comparable French and American sets, but there is still weight and quality here, and the original finish is very good. There is one empty hand, probably for another large flower. The paper chapter ring is okay, and the small balance wheel movement has a flying bird trademark. One movement retaining post is absent, but the other holds the movement in place. Still a lot of fanciness for the money. Ht to top of clock figure's torch 31"
403 $300 $400 German carved wood three weight quarter striking cuckoo and quail wall hanging clock, c1910 the Black Forest carved game animals are big and bold, with no damage except minor losses to antler tips and bottom piece. The movement has cast plates. The two painted birds are old, as are the numerals; hands are proper replacements; all three bellows and flutes are newer, as expected. Overall ht of case, without pendulum and weights, Seems to run and strike OK. 21"
404 $75 $150 German cast metal miniature wag-on-wall time only, weight driven hanging clock, c1890 this small but heavy timepiece has fancy gilt details, an original worn paper dial, and little pendulum, but the weight and chain are absent. A seldom-seen example. Ht of case 6.25"
405 $100 $150 German modern painted cast metal 30 hours, peddler clock, c1972 there is some wear and dirt that makes this novelty clock look older than it is, but the details, heavy castings and paint still are nice and worth enjoying. There is no ticking from the little movement. Ht 15
406 $150 $250 German moving eye 30 hours, weight driven hanging cuckoo clock, c1870 restoration is needed and would be worthwhile for this animated Black Forest clock. The black paint is worn, the lady's portrait needs cleaning, the gilding around the portrait has been poorly repaired, and the front glass and pendulum are absent. On the plus side, the movement has cast brass plates, the bellows have been renewed, the enameled dial is good, and the little white eyeballs are ready to wag.
407 $150 $250 German moving eye wood case 30 hours, time and strike, hanging cuckoo clock, c1900 there is an old dark finish on this Black Forest case, and the painted pattern still is visible on the crest. The woman's portrait is well done but somewhat worn and dirty; the white porcelain dial is good. The weights are painted white, with green stripes. The movement has cast brass plates; the bellow tops are new; the eyeballs are nice and white. Ht of case 15"
408 $50 $100 German, copy of the famous Columbus Clock, one day, weight driven with verge and foliot escapement, c1935 including original box. In like new condition. Ht 13"
409 $225 $275 Germany, Black Forest, wag on wall clock, 30 hours, time and bell strike, weight driven movement with painted wooden dial, c1840 the movement is very dirty but complete. The dial is attractive but with some losses. The weights and pendulum are period. Ht 16"
410 $150 $250 Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., " '76 Alarm- Rolling Bell" 30 hour time and alarm, nickel-plate clock, C.1898 the original surface is dull and worn but undented and the glasses are good except for a tiny flake in the bottom of the front beveled panel. The colorful paper dial is complete and original with only minor toning. The balance-wheel movement ticks. Ht 10.5"
411 $200 $350 Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Jet" 8 days, time, strike & calendar ebonized shelf clock, c1885 this case has lost its ebonized finish except on the door, but the exposed wood grain looks good. There is a great spider web glass and fancy brass pendulum. The original paper calendar dial is slightly worn and discolored. On the back is an old jeweler's sticker from Marsh in Binghamton, N.Y. Ht 19"
412 $350 $450 Gustav Becker, Freiberg, Germany, mahogany 8 days, Westminster chime bracket clock, 1912 presentation the ornate case has been nicely refinished, the thick beveled glass and the engraved silvered dial are fine. The large movement has the Becker and Medaille D'Or stamps. The presentation is to "Bro. E.J. Lee by the Loyal Hurlingham Lodge". Ht 16.5"
413 $500 $800 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 6" walnut case only, c1880 this ornate case has been nicely refinished, and has old glass and the inside dial mask. One bottom finial tip is broken and there is a bit of veneer loss on the bottom of the right side. Ready for a movement. Ht 48"
414 $300 $500 International Time Recorder Co., Endicott, NY, oak wall mounted time punch clock, c1925 the old finish is in very good condition with minor scratches and small areas of crusty varnish, and the fancy cast iron pieces are fine. The detailed dial is very nice; the glass may be missing additional lettering below "International". The twin-spring movement swings a nickel-plate pendulum and drives the large punch mechanism below. The T-handle crank, instruction booklet, and some punch cards are included. The main door lock needs attention. Very heavy for shipping. Ht 44"
415 $350 $450 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, New York "No. 7 Shelf Cottage" walnut double dial perpetual calendar 8 days, time and strike, spring driven shelf clock, c1874 the case has an old soft patina, and some wood seams are spreading a bit from age. The bottom right corner needs attention to correct the misaligned side molding and repaired wood. The paper dials and calendar rollers are old and original with some wear and darkening. The hands appear newer and the pendulum bob may not be right. Much of the rear label is dark but present, and there is a penciled presentation from 1877 below it. Ht 22.5"
416 $300 $500 Ithaca Clock Co., Ithaca, N.Y., tall clock, 8 day, time and gong strike, spring driven movement in a cherry case, c1900 the case has been nicely refinished. The dial, hands and pendulum are original. The dial has some wrinkling. Overall original except for finialas. Ht 89"
417 $175 $275 J. C. Brown, Forestville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, painted iron front shelf clock, c1845 Nicely decorated case of an unusual design in very nice condition. Original painted dial with some loss and repair in the center and the outer edges. Movement is signed. Hands are original. Ht 16.5"
418 $50 $75 Jerome & Co., New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, time and alarm, mahogany and rosewood veneered miniature steeple timepiece, c1865 Mahogany and rosewood veneered case in good condition in original finish with veneer loss on the base and left side lower front. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins. Hands and tablet are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 14.75"
419 $75 $125 Jerome & Co., New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, and alarm, mahogany veneer cottage clock. c1875 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish with a couple of tiny chips on the base. Top board on the case has split and been repaired. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Original tablet and hands. Clean label inside case. Ht 11.75"
420 $150 $200 Jeromes & Darrow, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column and splat shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany veneered case with a couple of chips on the base in original finish. The original stenciling on the columns and top is pretty much intact. Original painted dial is exceptionally nice for its age. Mirror is a replacement. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 33.5"
421 $100 $200 Jeromes, Gilbert, Grant and Co., Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, mahogany veneer OG shelf clock. c1840 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice clean condition. Original top glass with some minor loss. Original tablet with fair amount of loss. Original dial has been repainted. Hands are not original. Clean label inside case. A very early OG. Ht 26"
422 $50 $100 Junghans, 8 day, time and strike, Art Noveau mantel clock, c1907 Mahogany case in nice condition in original finish. Original silvered dial is fairly nice for its age with some minor scratches. Hands are period. Nice green glass panel in the base. Movement will need attention as the center arbor is bent. An interesting label on the back door. Ht 16"
423 $250 $350 Junghans, Germany, mahogany 8 days, Westminster chime mantel clock, c1925 the original finish is dull and lightly crazed but should respond well to polish. The silvered dial and brass bezel show some tarnish; the beveled convex glass is fine. The large B21 movement is properly stamped. Ht 12.75"
424 $250 $400 Junghans, Germany, mahogany 8 days, Westminster chime tambour mantel clock, c1925 this large model retains its original finish with expected light crazing but no damage or losses. The silvered dial has only slight wear, and the convex beveled glass is fine. The heavy A27 movement is correctly signed. Ht 11.5"
425 $200 $350 Junghans, Germany, oak 30 hours, animated bell ringer time only, mantel clock, c1910 this uncommon clock is in very good condition with a clean trademark dial, good paint on the carved figure, and a side-mounted movement swinging the bell pendulum front-to-back. The string from the pendulum to the man's arms needs to be reconnected. Ht 12"
426 $150 $300 Junghans, Germany, walnut 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1890 this ornate clock retains an old surface and its fancy cast brass mounts and dial center. The metal dial has tarnished, and one finial has part of its base missing (not noticeable from the front). Ht 18.5"
427 $300 $500 Junghans, Wurttenberg, Germany, mahogany 8 days, Westminster chime mantel clock, c1920 the round top case retains its original finish with minor scratches. The silvered dial and convex beveled glass are fine, but the minute hand is a short incorrect replacement. The large B21 movement is signed. Ht 12.75"
428 $100 $200 Marine clock, foreign-made modern but old style brass case 8 days, multi-dial hanging timepiece, c2000 this heavy reproduction, with thick beveled glass and hinged bezel, has separate indicators for hours, minutes, sweep seconds, and day of week, as well as red convoy markings on the brass dial. Diameter 7.25"
429 $150 $300 Minuta European Art Deco 8 days, time and strike, mahogany mantel clock, c1920 we can find no information on this maker, but the name and mountainous trademark appear on a rear sticker and on the rear movement plate. The original finish, dial, and chromed accents are all in good condition. Ht 9.25"
430 $200 $300 Mixed lot of a double steeple with a wagon spring movement, c1850 This looks to be a steeple clock case mounted on a homemade or parts from another steeple and fitted with a wagon spring movement and fitted with a backboard from a Daniel Pratt, Jr. shelf clock. The backboard looks to be from a wooden movement clock. The leaves to the leaf spring look to be made out of modern steel. If you need a wagon spring movement for your empty case this might work. Ht 27"
431 $400 $600 Mixed lot: F. Kroeber, New York, "Regulator No. 30" incomplete walnut case with E. N. Welch 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement, c1881 the case has an old dry finish and is missing the fancy bottom pieces. The clear front glass is old and wavy. The movement is stamped Welch. The dial has new paper. Ht 32"
432 $400 $600 Mixed lot: F. Kroeber, New York, "Regulator No. 30" walnut case with E. N. Welch dial and 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement, c1881 the refinished case is in very good condition with one small loss at the side of the lower skirt. It is missing the bottom finial, and the bottom wood piece is new. The glass may not be original since the pattern seems to extend too high, and the hands are newer. The movement is stamped Welch, and the repainted dial has been lettered to match. The wood pendulum stick and brass bob are old. The door lock is absent, and no label. Ht 38"
433 $75 $150 National Clock Corporation, Lynn, Mass., religious theme pink plastic internal illumination electric mantel clock with Sessions movement, c1950 this company and this model both are new to us, so must be rare. The overall condition is excellent but we have not tested the motor. Ht to Crucifix top 13"
434 $350 $550 New Haven Clock Co., "Willard mahogany banjo timepiece, weight driven, 8 day, c1925 the case has its old dry original surface, and old patina on the brass sidearms, bezel, pendulum, eagle finial and row of balls at the base. The glasses are replacements, but a note claims that the original flaked throat tablet is behind the new one. The original weight retains some of its gold paint, and the metal dial has tarnished. The convex glass is fine. The rear label is absent, and the hands are mismatched Ht 45"
435 $250 $350 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn. "Ophelia" gold plate cast metal Art Nouveau 8 days, time and strike, shelf clock, c1913 the original gold surface on this ornate case is mostly intact, with some expected areas of wear. The signed porcelain dial, beaded bezel, and beveled glass are fine. The round movement needs a pendulum. The rear door, with most of its paper label, is detached. Ht 15.5"
436 $100 $200 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Cottage Extra" 30 hours, time, strike and alarm wood shelf clock, c1880 rosewood veneer remains on the base and door, but is totally absent from the rest of the case which had its underlying wood nicely refinished. The bold lower glass and painted metal dial have been restored. The inside factory label is complete with some staining, and the separate alarm movement is still in place. Ht 13"
437 $75 $100 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Dolphin", 30 hour, small steeple clock, c1886 This model was also named: "No. 251" Rosewood veneered case in original finish. Period dial with some minor loss at the mounting screws looks to be original as it matches the existing screw holes , but looks to be too short for the dial opening in the door. Hands look to be replacements. Movement is signed. Nice label on back of case. Ht 17.5"
438 $300 $500 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Oriole" shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement in a solid mahogany case, c1911, this ornate carved case has been beautifully refinished, and the white porcelain dial and convex beveled glass are fine. The signed movement strikes on a "cathedral gong". Ht 11.5"
439 $150 $250 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Referee" oak 8 days, time only, wall clock, c1911 the solid oak case has been nicely refinished, the reverse paint glasses are old and wavy, the original paper dial has just minor wear, the wood pendulum stick and brass bob are right, and part of the rear label remains. Ht 35"
440 $75 $150 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Whitney" wood time and strike, banjo clock, Sessions dial, c1930 the case, with wood sidearms and finial, has its original finish with a small age crack in the bottom bracket. The marine-theme reverse paint glasses (not prints) are good except for some losses on the throat tablet. Nice rear label indicates the maker different from the dial name. Hands are a bit too big. Ht 32.5"
441 $150 $250 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Willard" mahogany 8 days, time and strike, full size banjo wall clock, spring driven, c1929 the original finish is dull and worn, and the bottom finial is absent. The metal dial is tarnished and faded, and the lacquered brass side arms and bezel have darkened. The glass throat tablet is nearly perfect, the lower one has had some inpainting. There is a good rear label. Ht 42"
442 $75 $150 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., ,mahogany 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1925 we do not see this model in Ly, but it is attractive and nicely made with its original finish. The beveled convex glass is good, the brass dial has some worn areas. The round movement has rear rack-and-snail striking. Ht 9"
443 $50 $100 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, cottage clock. c1875 Rosewood veneered case in an old finish with veneer loss on the base. Original painted dial. Original tablet with loss to the flowers. Poor label inside case. Ht 14"
444 $150 $250 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., 8 days, miniature mahogany time-only school clock, the "MANOR", c1929 the old finish shows some rubbed wear, and only a fragment of the rear label. The convex glass is good, but the silvered dial was painted over. Note unusual hads are original. This model is often abused by collectors who assume that there is oak underneat the paint, however, they are softwood and came in a variety of colors. See Ly's New Haven book page 158, fig 592. Ht 11.75"
445 $200 $300 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., mahogany 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1925 we do not see this model in Ly, but its curved shape and beveled glasses are appealing, and the original condition is very good. The silvered dial has some tarnish and wear; the simulated mercury pendulum is nice. The round movement has rear rack-and-snail striking. Ht 11.5"
446 $400 $700 Ohio, Proclocks reproduction of French pinwheel regulator 8 days, weight driven movement with center sweep seconds, made in China, with an older gridiron pendulum this new Asian movement, dial, and bezel are heavy faithful reproductions but the iron post box is missing its side doors. The old heavy pendulum has a nice soft patina with some light corrosion and polish residue on the metal rods. Ready for a case or wall bracket. No weight. Bezel diameter is 14"
447 $100 $150 Porter & Carter, Otis, Mass., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column & splat shelf clock, c1835 Mahogany veneered case with some veneer loss on the base. Stenciling on the columns and splat has been restored. Original painted dial is very clean and the hands are original. Ht 30.5"
448 $400 $500 Remember (Gebruder Resch), Austria, walnut 8 days, time and strike, 2 weight Vienna regulator, c1875 there is an old finish on this elaborate case, with minor scratches but no losses. One side glass panel is broken, and the front glass is later. The porcelain dial is fine, the weights have an old dark patina, the black painted wood pendulum stick is original, and the movement, with its rear mounted coil gong, is signed. Ht 42"
449 $150 $250 Riley Whiting, Winchester, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column and splat shelf clock, c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case in good condition with a lot of restoration. A piece was added to the base and veneered The feet, though nicely done look to modern copies. The stenciling on the columns and splat has been restored. The chimneys and caps are replacements. Both glasses in the door are replacements. The movement and dial are ok and are original to the case. Period eagle hands. Ht 29"
450 $275 $375 Riley Whiting, Winchester, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight, wood movement half column and splat shelf clock, c1830 Mahogany veneered case in as found condition in original finish. Stenciling on the columns is original. The splat is from a different clock, but with some modification would work very nicely. Also included are new chimney caps to replace the missing ones. Original painted dial is very clean for its age. Tablet is original with loss the to border. Hands are original. Very clean label inside case. Ht 29.75"
451 $250 $350 Rodney Brace, North Bridgewater, Mass., 30 hour, and strike, weight wooden movement column and cornice shelf clock. c1830 Refinished mahogany case in very nice clean condition with some small veneer repairs on the base molding, a small repair and chip next to the key on the bottom door and small repairs and chips on the upper door. The side pieces that make up the cornice are missing veneer. Dial has been repainted. Movement is correct for this case. Hands are not original. Tablet has been restored. Ht 33"
452 $275 $375 Rolf Gerdes & Co., Hamburg, Germany, brass and beveled glass 8 days, ship's bell hanging clock, 20th century this is similar to the more common Schatz marine clocks, but is marked with the maker name on the front, along with a rear sticker "C. Plath, Hamburg". There is an old looking patina on the brass, and the metal dial has small areas of minor scratches and tarnish. Diameter 9"
453 $50 $100 S. B. Terry, Terryville, Conn., 30 hour, ladder style brass movement cottage timepiece. c1850 Softwood and mahogany veneered case in an old finish. Original wood dial has wood stretchers added to flatten it and small piece is missing in the center. Original tablet with some loss. Hands replaced. Ht 11.5"
454 $200 $350 S. Peck & Co., New Haven, (Jerome and Co), mahogany 30 hours, time & strike shelf clock, c1870 this scarce door label appears on clocks bartered by Jerome for gilt work by Peck who did daguerreotypes in New Haven. The case is in nice refinished condition with some veneer loss on the base. The dial is an older repaint. Original gutta percha medallions and both glasses are original. The backboard retains its deteriorating patterned wallpaper; the spiral gong has some rust; hands are newer. Height 16.5
455 $200 $300 Selsi, Germany, tall clock, 8 days, time, strike and chime on four tubes, three brass weight driven movement in a mahogany case with carved eagle splat and lower tablet depicting the White House, c1920 the case is in good condition with original finish. The seat board has been replaced. The chime side will not wind, probably a click problem. There is a small flake on the lower tablet. The rear top backboard and key to door (which is unlocked) are absent. Ht 80"
456 $250 $350 Sessions Clock Co, Forestville, Conn., "Regulator No. 2" advertising calendar oak 8 days, time only, spring driven wall clock, c1911 the golden oak case has been nicely refinished, but both reverse paint glass tablets look old and in very good condition, as is the painted metal dial. There is a partial rear label, but more unusual, another label inside with setup instructions. Ht 38.5"
457 $275 $325 Seth Thomas & Sons, Thomaston, Conn., "No.8030" cast brass 15 day time and strike, mantel clock, c1874 the ornate classical case retains its French bronze finish, but the rear door is a poor replacement. The white porcelain dial, signed by New York retailer Mitchell Vance & Co., has small chips around the winding holes. The hands are mismatched replacements that are a bit too big. The thick beveled glass is fine. The signed round French-style movement has count wheel and bell strike. Of note: although Mitchel Vance & Co. retailed some of these cast figural clocks, they actually performed all of the casting for S.T. Sons & Co models. Ht 15"
458 $275 $375 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., "Gilt Cap Column Calendar", 8 day, time and time, weight rosewood veneered column and cornice calendar shelf clock, c1865 Refinished rosewood veneered case in nice condition with veneer loss on the base and a couple of chips on the top edge of the cornice. The time and calendar dial has been repainted. The center tablet has been restored. The gilt capitals and bases are now gold painted. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Calendar rollers have age darkened a little. Ht 35.5"
459 $50 $100 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., "Octagon Top", 30 hour, time and strike, cottage clock. c1863 Rosewood veneered case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with some wear and some paint loss at the winding arbors and in the center area. Hands and tablet with some loss are original. Someone replaced the gong with a bell attach on the gong base. Nice label inside case. Ht 14.5"
460 $50 $75 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., 30 hour, cottage timepiece. c1863 Softwood and rosewood veneered case in an old finish. Original painted dial with some minor wear and loss at the winding arbor and the center area. Remains of gilding on some of the door moldings. Original mirror, Hands and a clean label inside case. S-T hands. Ht 9"
461 $50 $75 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., 30 hour, time and alarm, cottage timepiece. c1863 Rosewood veneered case in old finish with a small veneer chip on the base. Original dial has been repainted. Hands and tablet are original Clean label inside case. S-T hands. Ht 9.25"
462 $300 $500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement pillar and scroll shelf clock, c1825 Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with the scroll tips repaired, the feet ended out and the right tip on the skirt repaired. The movement is not original to the case and looks to been made by Hopkins and Alfred, The period wood dial has had its original holes moved to fit this movement and the center hole has been enlarged as well. The tablet is modern and the upper glass is cracked. Finials are modern. Clean label inside case. Ht 30"
463 $250 $350 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston Conn., "Chicago" city-series 8 days, time and strike, rosewood mantel clock, C.1900 the case was nicely refinished some time ago, and the original striped gilding remains on the half-round columns and curved top molding. The bold fruit painting on the lower round tablet is nice. The dial has been redone by a gifted amateur. A short strip of wood is missing from the back top rear, but not noticeable from the front. The large inside paper label is complete. Ht 17.5"
464 $250 $350 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston Conn., "Chicago" city-series 8 days, time, strike and alarm rosewood mantel clock, c1900 the case retains an old finish with some minor nicks and losses, and the upper round glass is cracked. The lower glass is a lovely reverse-paint portrait. The painted metal dial has some edge flakes, and the inside paper label is complete with some stains. Ht 17.5"
465 $125 $175 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Color Series", 8 day, time and strike, oak case kitchen clock. We could not find this exact model in the catalog , but similar examples are found in the color series produced by Seth Thomas, c1900 Oak case in original decayed finish. Original paper dial has age darkened a little with some staining and minor wear. Hands, pendulum and tablet are original. A clean label on the back with the number 298A. Ht 23"
466 $150 $300 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Ding Dong Strike No.2" Adamantine shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement, c1913, the mahogany adamantine has been brightly polished, with just a small area of loss at the very top. The cast ornaments are dial sash are gold-plated, the convex glass is fine, and the celluloid dial has only faint toning in places. The case back panel is a good replacement. The movement strikes on mounted bells as in the Sonora models. Ht 12"
467 $125 $175 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Eight Day Long Alarm", 8 day, time and strike, with alarm black adamantine case mantel clock. This model was also offered as a standard time and strike, version known as the Keswick. c1909 Black adamantine case in very nice condition with a very tiny chip on the left side base corner and some roughness and a small chip on the top back edge. Original paper dial is very clean for its age with some minor stains at the winding arbors. Hands are original. Ht 11"
468 $250 $350 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Empire No.305" brass and beveled glass shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement, c1913, the lacquered brass still has a good shiny patina with just minor spotting and tarnish. The beveled glasses, white enamel dial, and simulated mercury pendulum all are fine. The round movement is the 48N model. Ht 10"
469 $300 $400 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Greek V.P.", walnut 8 days, time and strike, city series mantel clock, dated 1884 this attractive model has been nicely refinished, but the original glass tablet has wear and the metal trademark dial has lost about 15--20% of its paint. S/T hands look good, but were not offered on this model. Original heavy beveled edge pendulum. Ht 24"
470 $200 $300 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Newark" city series walnut 8 days, time, strike and alarm spring driven shelf clock, dated 1891 the case has been nicely refinished. The original painted metal dial. gold stenciled glass tablet, signed gong base, and fancy pendulum are all very nice; the bottom label has darkened. There is an usual lever on the top which silences the strike (but needs adjustment). The back as the 1891 date stamp. 21" high
471 $125 $225 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Ogden", 8 day, time and strike, City Series walnut mantel clock. c1886 Refinished walnut case in nice condition with some wear to the finish on the molding below the door. There is a little damage at the top back corners. Original painted dial is fairly clean for its age with some soiled areas at the winding arbors. Hands, pendulum and tablet are original. Label inside case is very dark and barely readable. Ht 21.5"
472 $300 $500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor Calendar No. 1", 8 day, time and strike, weight double dial calendar clock, c1870 Rosewood veneered case in good with repairs and lifting and bubbling of the veneer in various places on the case. Original painted time dial has repairs and wear and rough coating of varnish that has turned yellow. Calendar dial has poor paint repairs to some of the flaked areas and an old coat of varnish to help stabilize paint lifting that has now turned yellow. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Ht
473 $300 $500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 2", 8 days, weight wall timepiece. c1890 Mahogany and oak veneered case in good condition in an old finish. The bottom bracket is a replacement. The oak veneered right side has some lifting and bubbles. Dial has been repainted. The gold border on the bottom glass has been added. Hands are period. Pulley replacement, pendulum may be a replacement. Ht 34"
474 $800 $1200 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 6", 8 day, weight wall timepiece in walnut with restoration. c1889 Refinished walnut case with a glossy varnish finish. There is has been a shrinkage crack repair at the top and bottom of the door. Bottom finials are replacements. Bottom bracket cap and finial are replacements. Dial looks to have been repainted with a couple flakes. Hands are not original. Moldings on either side of the bottom bracket have been replaced. A small piece of side molding on the top left has been replaced. The weight has a couple of holes drilled in the side. Ht49"
475 $275 $375 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., brass 30 hours, outside bell ship's bells hanging clock, c1910 the brass case has been nicely polished and lacquered, but may have lost its original nickel plating to match the large bell. The signed metal dial, with Arabic numbers, is in very good condition. The bezel is the bayonet style, has a few dents, and the glass is loose. The mahogany back plate has an old finish but no rear label. Ht 11"
476 $275 $375 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., nickel plate 30 hours, ship's bells outside bell marine hanging clock, c1910 the case retains its glossy nickel plating with just minor spotting and wear, and the metal dial also is in very good original condition. The bezel is hinged. The mahogany base has its original surface, but there is no rear label. Ht 11"
477 $150 $300 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., walnut 8 days, time and strike, steeple clock, c1880 this case is solid wood (not veneer) in very nice condition. The painted metal dial has the expected crazing but no major losses, the tablet shows well-painted tropical scenery, the cast gong base has the company name, and the inside paper label is near-perfect. Ht 21"
478 $375 $475 Seth Thomas Sons and Co., New York, "Rebecca at the Well" 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock, c1870 the cast spelter case has an old bronze finish that looks to be original. One leaf of the palm tree is detached but not noticeable The original signed porcelain dial has a few small chips around the winding holes; the thick beveled glass is fine. . Movement is properly signed, but the rear case door is absent, and the minute hand is wrong. Ht 15"
479 $100 $150 Seth Thomas/General Time brass "Helmsman" 8 days, ship's strike marine clock, and "Tide Guard" battery-powered tide indicator, late 20th century the lacquered brass cases, glasses, and metallic dials are all in very good condition. The yacht wheel clock's German movement ticks and strikes, quartz tide clock not tested. 4" dials
480 $125 $225 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, mahogany OG shelf clock, c1840 Refinished mahogany veneered case with some loss on the left side top and bottom corners, veneer repairs on the door, and some loss on the bottom edge of the veneered sides. Nice, original Wm B. Fenn glass tablet. Original painted wood dial with original brass grommets. Movement is signed. Grommets impressed 'S. Hoadley' Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 26"
481 $250 $350 Singing Animated Bird in Brass Cage, Germany, "K-G" and "KEN.D" bottom trademarks, c1955 the lacquered brass cage is very nice, as are the feathered bird and foliage inside. The bird whistles, turns and twitches when the bottom key is wound. Ht 13"
482 $200 $400 Tall clock, 8 days, time and strike, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with beveled glass door and silvered and brass dial, 1910 this is a New Haven ladder chain wind model. The case retains its original finish. There is a split on the right front foot. There is veneer loose on the rear feet. Two of the finials have been broken and glued The weights and pendulum are absent. Ht 89 1/2"
483 $200 $300 Terry Clock Co., Pittsfield, Mass., mahogany 8 days, time and strike, cabinet clock, c1885 this is a seldom-seen style from the few years that Terry was in Pittsfield. There is an old finish on the nicely carved case. The signed porcelain dial has one small scratch; the hands are too-large replacements; glass has a small flake at the edge. Ht 14.25"
484 $50 $100 Terry Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., 30 hour time and alarm, miniature iron case timepiece, c1875 the painted iron case in very good condition with some minor losses. The original paper dial is mottled but intact, and the back label is nearly complete. Good glass and hands. Ht 6"
485 $75 $150 The American Wringer Co., New York, "Eclipse", 8 day, time and strike, and alarm oak case kitchen clock. c1900 Oak case in a worn original finish with a small ding on left side of the base. Original dial has been poorly repaired. Tablet and pendulum are original; hands old, but from an earlier clock. Fairly clean label on the back of the case. A "contract" clock, probably one of a large lot mfg by New Haven. Ht 22.5"
486 $250 $300 The Homing Pigeon Clock, Turner's Patent and Hateley's Patent, brass clock for timing bird flights, with painted wood carrying case for pigeons, c1900(?) this model is different and older than other pigeon timers we have sold. The barrel-shape case has some dents and splits in the brass shell, and the silvered dial has brass showing on nearly half. Research would be warranted, and the old carrying cage is a nice bonus. Dial diameter is 5", box ht 9"
487 $100 $175 The Narragansett Clock Co., New York, 30 hour, time and strike, Davies Patent brass movement OG shelf clock. The building shown in the tablet is New York's first museum, The American Museum. It was later used by P.T. Barnum, c1846 Refinished mahogany case in nice condition with a small chip on the lower right corner. Original painted dial with a just a little wear. Hands are original. Original tablet with some loss. Unusual lyre form movement patented by Thomas Davies for a unique striking system. Ht 25.75"
488 $200 $300 United Electric Clock Corp, Brooklyn, NY, spelter wine barrel 30 hours, time only, animated novelty clock, c1938 this is a very rare model. The dial, showing a bar scene and bartender shaking a drink, has darkened with age, as has the patinated spelter. The rear-wind movement runs, still moving the bartender's arm with each tick. Ht 8.5"
489 $300 $450 Vienna Regulator, Germany, walnut 8 days, time and strike, 2 weight wall clock, c1890 the old surface shows some wear, but the overall condition of this smaller fancy case is good. The front glass is old and wavy, the white porcelain dial has a few hairlines by the VIII, and the small brass weights and pendulum bob are tarnished. The unsigned movement, numbered 34150, is good quality. Ht 40"
490 $150 $250 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn. "10 Inch Arion" oak time only, wall clock, c1906 this ornate version of the Arion has been nicely refinished and retains good labels inside and on the back. The paper dial is slightly stained and lifting, but overall very good, too. The fancy brass pendulum is bright. Ht 22.5"
491 $150 $300 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn. "Column Spring" rosewood 30 hours, time and strike, shelf clock, c1867 this small early Empire case is in nice overall condition with gilt columns, minor veneer losses and lifts, good floral table, inside factory label, and painted metal dial that has some faded areas and flakes at the edges. 16.5"
492 $150 $250 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Chime Clock No. 500", 8 day, time and strike, with quarter hour Westminster chime strike on five straight wire rods mahogany mantel clock. c1918 Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in very nice as found condition in original finish. Original porcelain dial is perfect and the hands are original. A chime rod at the end of the block is missing. Movement is signed. The backside of the front panel has developed a shrinkage crack that does show through the front, but has caused a small wrap to occur on the front side. Ht 16.5"
493 $200 $300 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Drop Octagon RC" mahogany 8 days, time, strike and calendar wall clock. c1881 the case has been nicely refinished, and there are dark labels on the back and inside. The original painted metal dial has minor toning, flaking. scratches and some inpainting. The brass bezel is brightly polished, but has a small hole in the bottom rim. Ht 23"
494 $100 $200 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Florence V.P." rosewood 30 hours, time, strike and alarm mantel clock, c1881 the original finish is crazed and dull, with some minor veneer losses, and the gilt moldings are intact. The patterned glass, paper dial, alarm movement, black flock backboard, and barrel pendulum also are all original. No label. Ht 17.25"
495 $225 $325 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Niagara" walnut 8 days, time and strike, calendar shelf clock, c1911 the finish is dry and there are a few age splits in the upper front panel, but all the fancy carved pieces are present and intact along with much of the rear label. The paper dial and glass are new; the pendulum is absent. Ht 29"
496 $300 $400 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Ship's Bell No. 19", 8 days, time and strike, clock/barometer/thermometer desk set, c1929 The brass has its original worn lacquered brass patina, the silvered dials look good, and the beveled glasses are fine. The little central thermometer is worn but still legible. The clock chimes but no ticking. This was an expensive clock as it retailed for $175.00 in 1929. Ht 9"
497 $200 $350 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Ship's Bell No. 6" 8 days, time and strike, brass marine clock, c1925 the heavy brass case has a old but bright patina, and is mounted on a purpose-made thick stained wood stand. The silvered dial has some tarnish around the bottom edges. Movement ticks and strikes. Overall diameter is 5.5", stand ht is 8"
498 $300 $450 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Stork" oak 30 days, time only, spring driven hanging regulator, c1915 the case has an old glossy crusty finish, and original labels inside and on the back. The reverse paint glasses and paper dial are original and very good. The pendulum has its old patina and spun pattern, and the beat scale is signed. Ht 36.5"
499 $175 $275 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight rosewood veneered cornice shelf clock. c1865 Rosewood veneered and grain painted case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with some repair to the area outside the chapter ring. Tablet is a replacement. Dial glass and hands are original. Movement is signed. Very clean label inside case. Ht 26.5"
500 $325 $425 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Italian No. 1" rosewood 8 days, time and strike, calendar shelf clock, c1872 hurts include a missing side column, veneer lifting and losses at the base, and a newer upper paper dial, but the good condition of the rest of the early nicely grained case, lower dial, and inside paper label make restoration worthwhile. The lower calendar unit functions properly. Ht 18"
501 $150 $250 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Italian No.1" rosewood 30 hours, time and strike, shelf clock, c1878 the rosewood case, with its full turned columns, is in very good condition with an old finish and very minor dings. The original lower glass has some losses, the top glass is wavy and bubbly. Most of the inside label remains, and the painted metal dial has only minor flakes. Ht 17.5"
502 $250 $350 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Parisian" walnut 8 days, time, strike & alarm shelf clock, c1885 this fancy carved case, with its long teardrop finials, has been nicely refinished, and its darkened label remains on the back. The alarm and cathedral gong units are in place, the painted metal dial has some slight wear, but the glass looks newer and a proper hour hand is needed. Ht 23.5"
503 $350 $550 Welch, Spring and Co., Forestville, Conn. "Parepa V.P." rosewood 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1880 the case of this rarer model retains its old dark finish, felt-covered backboard, door glass and painted metal dial. The bottom label is mostly present but illegible. The Sandwich glass pendulum is very nice. There are newer wood reinforcing strips across the back, not visible from the front. Ht 22"
504 $250 $350 Welch, Spring and Co., Forestville, Conn., "Verdi" rosewood 8 days, time and strike, wall clock, C.1878 the boldly grained rosewood case, from the earlier production years, has an old finish with some wear and minor veneer lifting in a few places, but overall very good, including the gilt molding around the lower glass. The original painted metal dial, with its seconds hand, has faded lines and numbers. No label. Ht 31"
505 $125 $175 Werner, Germany, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven R/A wood wall clock with large bell below, Asian letters on dial, c1890 this fancy and unusual dark stained case, with original old surface, may have been custom-fit with its lower components and big bell, perhaps for an Asian customer whose name may be on the white porcelain dial. The movement has the Werner horseshoe trademark, but the connection to the bell looks home-made. The gridiron pendulum and beat scale have good celluloid prints. Ht 36"
506 $75 $150 William Beach, Hartford, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, wood movement double door half column and carved splat shelf clock, c1834 Mahogany veneered case in clean condition in an old finish with some chips and repairs on the base. Wood movement is a later replacement as this case had a brass movement at one point as evidenced by the extra holes in the dial. Hands are period. Tablet is a replacement. Clean label inside case. Ht 33.5"
507 $200 $300 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Avalon", 8 day, time and strike, walnut mantel clock, c1885. Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial with some slight staining. Hands and tablet are original. Nice mirror pendulum. Ht 21"
508 $75 $150 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Blackbird" variant, 8 day, time and strike, marbleized enameled mantel clock. This clock looks to a variation on the Blackbird model with different hardware, c1904 Red and black marbleized case in very nice clean condition. Dial numbers look to have been restored. Hands are original. Movement looks to have been recently serviced. Ht 11"
509 $300 $400 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Defender" oak 8 days, time and strike, wall clock, c1910 this large solid oak clock is in nice original condition throughout. The old finish has some minor scuffs and scratches, the paper dial is only slightly worn, the fancy brass pendulum has an old patina. The door glass panel is newer and cracked, but is a simple replacement. Ht 49.5"
510 $325 $425 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Thespian" walnut 8 days, time and strike, wall clock, c1910 the case has been refinished to a light color and could use a top coat, and the paper dial is new and lifting. The patterned glass is wavy and original, and part of the rear label remains. Ht 37"
511 $50 $100 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., 30 hour, mahogany veneer miniature steeple timepiece, c1860 Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with some veneer loss on the base. Original painted dial with some loss at the winding arbor. Tablet is a replacement. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. The movement for this mini probably designed by S. B. Terry Ht 14.5"
512 $250 $350 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Curfew" black enameled wood 8 days, time and strike, rare hanging model, c1913 this wall model does not appear in Ly or in past auctions, but it looks correct and original, with the original marbleized and painted wood matching on top and bottom. The built-in level is a nice additional feature for the style with its distinctive cast metal top and side ornaments. The paper dial has darkened behind the brass dial mask, and there is no label. Ht 24"
513 $350 $550 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Long Branch" oak 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1895 there is an old crusty finish on this rarely seen large model. The original decorated glass is cracked. There is a full blue/gold label inside for "The Favorite" calendar clock made by Gilbert, but the label and backboard look original to the case. The original signed paper dial is in very good condition, but the hands are mismatched. There is also a little old sticker from a dealer in Skowhegan, Maine. Ht 28"
514 $375 $475 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Mitra" walnut 8 days, time and strike, parlor clock, c1891 this is about as good as you could hope to find, with original tablet, dial, finish, fancy pendulum, and rear label, although the hands appear to be newer. Ht 22.5"
515 $375 $475 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., carved walnut 8 days, time and strike, wall hanging clock, c1890 we do not see this attractive model in Ly or past auctions, and there is no label, but the movement is clearly stamped by Gilbert. The case retains its old soft patina, with no losses, but the bottom finial needs to be doweled to stay in place. The cathedral gong and barrel pendulum are original; the glass is newer. Ht 36"
516 $150 $250 Yale Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., miniature cast iron 1-day timepiece with MOP inlay in the base and in good original condition, c1880 the litho paper dial, a bit warped but otherwise very good, depicts a mountain goat in the forest at sun up. The movement, designed by F. A. Lane, has a balance wheel mounted on top of plates, with rate adjustment and winding from the rear. Does not tick. Ht 4"
517 $100 $200 German 30 hour time and strike, small R/A wood wall clock, c1900; and modern Thorens Swiss disk music box in wood bracket-clock case. the ornate R/A case could use a top coat of finish, its two lower finials are absent, and the paper dial with "A" trademark is worn; ht 26" The music box case needs polish; the one disk (La Traviata) plays sluggishly; ht 15"
518 $150 $250 Clocks- 2 (Two) Aro Inc., Canada, tall hardwood 8 days, shelf timepieces, last qtr 20th century we cannot find much information about this maker, and the movements are from Japan, but the paper dials are signed "Mfg. Par Aro Inc. - Canada" and the cases are unusual elongated variations of earlier Connecticut parlor clocks. This pair offers a choice of light and darker finishes. Ht 27"
519 $100 $200 Clocks- 2 (Two) brass electric advertising pocket watch form wall clocks, c1965 the Sealtest is in the mystery clock form with hands floating in the center of the glass dial. The illuminated Budweiser is two sided, with a cracked painted glass on one side and unusual traveling hands on the other side's numbered dial; its top mounted Synchron motor is missing its decorative cap. Not tested. Diameters 12" and 13"
520 $150 $250 Clocks- 2 (Two) Connecticut mahogany 8 days, time, strike and alarm shelf clocks: Seth Thomas "Tudor No.3"; Daniel Pratt's Sons beehive; late 19th & early 20th centuries. both cases have old finishes with some veneer losses and repairs, and both dials are newer. Each has original inside labels and separate alarm movements. Hts 15" & 19"
521 $150 $250 Clocks- 2 (Two) Connecticut mahogany striking spring driven mantel clocks: E. Ingraham 8 day; Daniel Pratt & Sons 30 hour, c1870 both cases have been nicely refinished, and each has an old paper dial and old glasses. The Pratt Doric style has a good inside label, but is missing its little door latch; the Ingraham has a signed movement. Hts 16.5" and 16"
522 $125 $200 Clocks- 2 (Two) Connecticut wood 8 days, time and strike, mantel clocks: New Haven "Pruth" walnut c1886; E. Ingraham "Exotic" c1889 the New Haven has been nicely refinished and has a new paper dial; the colored glass, heavy coil gong, and indicator pendulum look original, and a partial label remains on the back. The Ingraham is in very good original condition with its marbleized columns and pediment, good paper dial, and nearly complete rear label. Hts 22" & 11.5"
523 $250 $350 Clocks- 2 (Two) Connecticut wood 8 days, time and strike, shelf clocks: Wm. L. Gilbert Bristol, Conn. inlaid mahogany mantel clock; E. Ingraham, Bristol, Conn. oak gingerbread clock; c1915 the Gilbert has a very fancy refinished inlaid case, with carved leaves around the dial, that we don't find in Ly. It's celluloid dial has just minor toning, the convex glass is fine, the case back has been replaced with clear Plexiglas; ht 10.5". The Ingraham, with alarm, is similar to the "Wilhelm" model, and appears to have its original finish in good condition. Its paper dial is aged but intact. Ht 23"
524 $200 $350 Clocks- 2 (Two) Connecticut wood 8 days, wall clocks: New Haven "Whitney" striking banjo, c1932; E. Ingraham "Dew Drop" rosewood grained time only, c1900 both clocks have their original finishes, dials, pendulums, and glasses in good condition, and partial rear labels. The Dew Drop's backboard behind the pendulum has been painted silver. Hts 29" & 24"
525 $100 $200 Clocks- 2 (Two) E. Ingraham, Bristol, Conn. wood 8 days, time and strike, shelf clocks: "Baltic" with Daniel Pratt's Sons label; "Ruby" black enamel; c1910 the Pratt's rosewood case is in good condition with a nice finish, minor losses, and original patterned glass, minute hand and pendulum appear to be old replacements. The black has an old crusty surface and worn cast accents, and its rear door is detached. Both paper dials are worn. Hts 16"and 12"
526 $100 $150 Clocks- 2 (Two) incomplete S B Terry cottage clocks and a cottage clock case: sold "as is". one torsion movement appears complete. Could make one complete clock worth $400 to $600, but need a dial for small case.
527 $100 $150 Clocks- 2 (Two) Irving Miller & Co., New York, Delft plate 8 days, time only, kitchen wall clocks, c1930 E. Ingraham made the movements for Miller, and these models appear on page 348 of Ly's Ingraham book. Both are in good original condition, but the pendulum and pin-pallet movements are not running. 9" square
528 $200 $350 Clocks- 2 (Two) small mantel timepieces: New Haven "No.1066C" porcelain Faience Ware 30 hours, novelty clock with metal stand; and French for the English market, inlaid wood 8 days, desk clock; c1890 the porcelain plate and its relief flowers and butterfly are fine, but the dial paper is replaced. The wood case, and its beveled convex glass and porcelain dial (faint partial New York retailer name), also are very good, but the back metal cover is a replacement. The New Haven ticks, the European with a top-mounted platform, does not. Ht of wood case 8.75"; plate diameter 8.25"
529 $150 $250 Clocks- 2 (Two) Terry Clock Co. Waterbury, Conn., iron cased time & alarm desk clocks: larger is stenciled c1875 the painted metal cases are in good condition with some aging and chips, and the original paper dials show wear. Each retains its rear labels; the larger one is complete and has an access hole for winding the alarm. Hts 8.75" and 6" Note the larger model is usually 8 day, and the smaller is 30 hour.
530 $50 $100 Clocks- 2 (Two): a Gilbert cottage timepiece and a Seth Thomas time and alarm, cottage timepiece, c1865 1. William L. Gilbert Clock Co., cottage timepiece in a rosewood and mahogany veneered case with a gilt door with losses. Original dial with losses. 2. Seth Thomas cottage timepiece in a grain painted and mahogany veneered case with some veneer loss on the base. Original painted dial and hands. Most of the gilding on the door moldings remains.
531 $50 $100 Clocks- 2 (Two): a Jerome and Co. "Rocket", 30 hour, time and alarm, cottage timepiece and a Seth Thomas 30 hour, time and alarm, cottage timepiece, c1870 1. Jerome & Co. cottage in softwood case in an old finish. Original dial with some paint loss and stains at the winding arbor. Hands and table are original. 2. Seth Thomas cottage in a softwood case with the exception of the sides is mahogany veneered. Dial looks to have been repainted. Minute hand looks to be a replacement. Original tablet with loss.
532 $50 $100 Clocks- 2 (Two): an E. Ingraham & Co. cottage clock with reverse painted tablet and a spring driven wall clock probably made by Sessions, c. 1915 for a retail firm. the Ingraham has heavy loss to the tablet and losses to case, Ht 13". The wall clock has a painted surface and over painted pendulum bob, Ht 30"
533 $100 $150 Clocks- 2 (Two): Waterbury Clock Co., "8 Inch Drop", 8 day, oak case school house type wall timepiece, c1910 and a Seth Thomas Clock Co., "Nursery" spring driven wall clock with painted wooden dial depicting circus animals the Waterbury has an oak case in very nice condition in alligatored original finish. Original paper dial has darkened a little with some minor wear. Hands, bottom glass and pendulum are original. Clean label inside case and on the back. Ht 19" The Seth Thomas has some slight wear to the dial and some scuffing. Ht 9 1/2"
534 $100 $150 Clocks- 2 (Two) MasterCrafters, Chicago, Ill, plug-in electric automaton timepieces: swinging doll and fireplace, c1950. wood-grain phenolic cases are in nice undamaged condition; dials, glasses and cords are okay. Not tested, and care should be taken when first plugged in. Ht 10"
535 $200 $300 Clocks- 5 (Five) Automobile: two 8 days, Waltham with Hudson Super Six enamel dials, one New Haven in a triangular dash mount case, one deco style in an elongated octagonal case, and one unmarked in a cylindrical dash mount case with white enamel dial, early 20th century One Waltham running, good dial with hairlines and blued steel hands, the other not running, minor hairlines in dial, blued steel hands and broken glass, New Haven with paper dial with some discoloration, hands rusted, Deco style and cylindrical case clock not running,
536 $150 $250 Clocks- 5 (Five) German 400 day anniversary clocks: two are Kundo; one is Kieninger & Obergfell, one is Welby; smallest is Schatz; mid 20th century Overall conditions are good, but only three have domes and one pendulum is absent. Sold as is.
537 $400 $600 Clocks- 9 (Nine) electric novelty and mystery plug-ins: Mastercrafters, United, Haddon, Jefferson, mid 20th century nice assortment of these animated, illuminated, and mystery clocks, mostly in very good original condition. The Mastercrafters models include a rare wall-hanging girl on swing and a double-swing example. One United is a lighthouse, another is two kids on a swing. One Jefferson is the popular Golden Hour; the other is the rarer Golden Minute. None have been tested and are sold as is; care should be taken with all old electrics when first plugging them in. Ht range from 7" to 11"
538 $200 $300 Cameo- shell cameo pin and pendant, nicely carved set in a beautiful yellow gold filled filigree decorated frame with attached pendant. Ht 90mm, Width 48mm the filigree is in excellent condition and the pendant nicely matched.
539 $500 $600 Victorian pin, 10 - 12k yellow gold with bright and matte surfaces, engraved with a landscape scene featuring two children and a goat at the base of a tree, with buildings and mountains in the distance, together with a 14k yellow gold heart shaped pendant, and a gilt watch fob with bright and matte surfaces, the 4 graduated discs with bust of a young woman in profile, gold weight 21.9g Victorian pin very good, pendant very good, fob very good, gold content tested
540 $150 $200 Victorian pin/ pendant in 10k rose gold with a very nice portrait in enamel of a young woman in a colorful head scarf and wearing gold jewelry, with a 14k yellow gold chain, together with a Victorian gold filled chain with slide, the slide set with 3 seed pearls, gold weight 6.3g Pin / pendant without pin back, enamel with a few fine hairlines, slide chain with loss to plating, gold content tested
541 $350 $450 2 (Two) 14K yellow gold and diamond set pieces- a tennis bracelet, 7" length, and a pin set with approximately .3 carat center stone. Total Weight 16.7g TW diamonds have been tested. The gold contenet in the bracelet is stamped and the pin has been acid tested.
542 $150 $250 Rings- 2 (Two) 10K yellow gold: a topaz set and an orange stone. Total Weight for both 8.0g both rings are in excellent conditon and stamped with karat mark.
543 $250 $350 Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold, diamond and sapphire: total weight for both 11.6g both rings are in excellent condition. One is marked 14K and the other is stamped 14K.
544 $250 $350 Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold: an amethyst set filigreed ring and a diamond and a star sapphire and diamond set modern. Total Weight for both 10.4g both rings are in excellent condition.
545 $350 $450 Two pieces of 14k gold jewelry, a woman's hollow yellow gold bracelet with matte surface and bright cut engraving, the other a mans ring in white gold with initials FLT, the letters surrounded by red, white and blue enamel and set with a small diamond, 20th century, 15.5g TW. Bracelet good overall, ring with minor scratches, precious metal content marked, diamond tested.
546 $150 $250 Buckles- 2 (Two) gilt set with coral cameos and trimmed on border with sones and enameled flowers in relief, c1880 45mm x 35mm each there are some minor losses to the enamel, a patch of verdigris and some warping, but overall they are in very good condition.
547 $100 $200 Cameos- 4 (Four): three miniatures and another larger size in a gilt frame on necklace all cameos in good condition.
548 $300 $400 Airflo Instrument Company, Glastonbury, Conn., aneroid barometer, made for the National Weather Service, black painted metal case, black dial with white numerals and indicator, mounted to a turned mahogany back with brass hangers, serial #011, dated Nov. 78 A few scratches and minor paint loss to case, dial and indicator very good, working condition unknown
549 $2000 $2500 Chadburns Rapid Indicating Barometer, large molded steel black painted gallery clock style case, polished and lacquered brass bezel with thick beveled glass, steel indicator hand, brass set indicator, white painted dial with red and black painted figures, and compass and GL at the bottom, perhaps indicating its use in a Masonic lodge, and below, a later painted scroll/ banner "Bucks Weather Foundry", c1890 Case good with some paint loss and paint splatter, brass bezel with wear and some tarnish, glass very good, dial a bit dirty and with overall crazing but minimal loss, barometer mechanism with losses and scrapes to lacquer, steel with some oxidation, indicator hand a replacement, not attached, and will need a new collet, spring and linkage for indicator hand loose and will require repair and installation, 31"
550 $2000 $3000 Mills Novelty Company, "1776" model, nickel three wheel slot machine with three wheel stop buttons, pays out mints. The case is stenciled oak, nickel, and brass, c1928 includes stand the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The case paint appears to be have some touch-up. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 25", Height with stand 55"
551 $800 $1200 Mills Novelty Company, "Golden Nugget" nickel three wheel slot machine, pays out nickels. The case is oak, nickel, brass and blue and gold paint case with applied nude figures, c1947 the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The front appears to have been repainted. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 26"
552 $800 $1200 Mills Novelty Company, dime three wheel slot machine, pays out dimes with MAD magazine Alfred E. Newman theme. The case is oak, nickel, brass and red painted, c1945 the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The case appears to be repainted. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 26"
553 $2000 $3000 Watling Manufacturing Company nickel three wheel slot machine, pays out mints, with notice to customers regarding regulation, the case is oak, nickel, brass and gold paint, serial #27653 c1928 includes stand the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. It appears to be missing part of the mechanism in the right and left hand windows. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 25", Height with stand 55"
554 $2500 $3500 Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Single comb music box with 30 15 1/2" discs. c1900 Mahogany box in very fine condition with some minor nicks and scratches in an old finish. Original card image on the inside of the lid with some scratches. Comb is perfect.
555 $2000 $3000 Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Style 11 single comb music box with 2 15 1/2" discs. Disc titles include "Home Sweet Home" and "My Old New Hampshire Home", c1900 Mahogany case with minor nicks and bruises commensurate with age in an original finish in overall very nice condition. Original card image on the underside of the lid is in very nice condition. Comb is perfect.
556 $1500 $2000 Angelus Watch Co., Switzerland, for Tiffany & Co., New York, golf themed desk clock with 8 days, minute repeating clock, the veined black marble base supporting an ebonized wood stand, mounted with a gilt repoussé style plaque depicting a golfer putting, with two applied gilt branches with oak leaves above the plaque, and with clock mounted at the top, the 8 day, 15 jewel, minute repeating nickel plate movement with centrifugal governor, lever escapement with cut bimetallic balance, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, signed "Tiffany & Co. 8 Days Repeater", with blued steel luminous hands, back of case dated May 14, 1932 Marble very good with one small chip at back right corner, ebonized stand very good with a few minor marks, gilding on plaque worn from cleaning, also with a few dings, gilding on base nuts with some wear, gilt on leaves good, movement with minor scratches and a bit dirty, running, gongs reattached to base and discolored from heat, repeating functioning, but will need service and adjustment, case screw broken, dial with minor flakes concealed by bezel at 7:00 - 8:00, hands good with some losses to luminous compound, Ht 12"
557 $500 $700 Chelsea Clock Co., Chelsea, Mass., square bronze strut clock with chinoiserie decoration, the designs in red and gold on a black ground, silvered Roman numeral chapter ring signed "Chelsea", silvered hands, 8 days, time only, movement with lever escapement, serial #564648, c1950 Case good overall, dirty, with minimal loss to surface, dial and chapter ring very good, hands poor replacements, movement runs, but is in need of service, Ht 5 1/2", case 6 5/8" square
558 $300 $400 Desk clock, heavy brass case in the form of a clock tower, square molded base with relief of St. George slaying a dragon, the base with 4 columns supporting the upper portion, with rope molded bezel and convex glass, containing a 17 jewel Waltham model 1899 watch movement, the roof covered in brass "tiles", and the top with short, lightning rod style ornaments, c1900 Case originally polished, now with discoloration and tarnish, center lightning rod with replaced finial, crystal loose, missing minute and seconds hands, movement runs but needs service, Ht 14"
559 $600 $700 Desk or nightstand clock, polished rose quartz base supporting a silvered horseshoe with gilt nails, and an oval framed, silvered dial clock with gilt Arabic numerals, the dial signed "Charlton & Co. 8 days, Swiss" with gilt, luminous hands, nickel 15 jewel movement signed "Concord Watch Co", c1920 Quartz base with minor flakes and chips at corners, two chips on underside, gilt surfaces with minor wear and loss, silvered surface on horseshoe good, dial with toning, a bit darker at the edge, hands with some loss of luminous compound, running, Ht 4"
560 $600 $800 French onyx and cloisonné brass 8 days, timepiece and desk set, c1900 this heavy ornate set has an old patina on the beautifully enameled cast metal clock case, inkwells and quill holder. The green stone is intact except for some edge roughness. One inkwell and the metal base plate are loose and need to be better secured to the marble. The floral porcelain dial and beveled glass are fine. The small round movement has a modern balance platform. Ht to top of clock 10.5"
561 $1500 $2000 Henry Sandoz & Son Watch Co., Switzerland, 8 days, back wind and set desk or table clock mounted to a stone base on gilt feet, the clock in an gilt oval frame with pivoted support, dial center with a very colorful enamel scene featuring three figures in 18th century style attire, the woman seated before her dressing table, with one man seated and another standing, the latter engaged in conversation with the others (trying to get himself out of trouble?), framed by a black enamel chapter with gold Roman numerals, gold hands, all on a green guilloche enamel ground, and under a beveled oval glass, nickel movement with cotes de Geneve decoration, c1950 Case and glass very good, gilding restored, dial chapter and scene very good, green enamel on engine turned ground with hairlines, hands good with a few tiny spots of oxide, movement with haze and minor spotting, runs and sets, low balance amplitude
562 $700 $900 Switzerland, parasol form desk or nightstand clock, sterling silver with blue guilloche enamel case with 8 days, time only, lever escapement watch movement, wound through the parasol handle, the dial with gilt Arabic numerals, gilt spade and poker hands, c1920 Case with repairs to enamel at 10:30, front and back, hands with oxidation, minute hand replaced, not running, cannon pinion with broken teeth and hour wheel separated from hand tube, broken staff or balance jewel, Ht 2 5/8"
563 $1500 $2000 Switzerland, strut clock, silver gilt and pale blue enamel case with classically inspired ornament, 8 days, back wind and set 11 jewel gilt movement with lever escapement, white enamel Arabic numeral dial with polychrome floral festoons, marked "E. Dreyfous To Their Majesties", gilt Louis XV hands, c1910 Case good, with minor spots of verdigris and minor losses to gilding, blue enamel excellent, dial very good, dial trim ring replaced, hands good, movement running, plates with some minor discoloration, Ht 6 1/8"
564 $225 $325 Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., desk clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in a gilt frame case with painted dial depicting troubador courting a lady, c1910 good running order (winds, sets and ticks). Overall excellent condition with some oxidation to the silvered chapter ring. Ht 5", Width 7"
565 $350 $550 Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock, jeweled movement runs on changes of atmospheric pressure and temperature, gold-plated brass and glass case, serial number 118151, c1965 the original finish is some spotted and worn, but all the glasses are good and the movement and dial are very nice. Not tested. Ht 9
566 $400 $600 Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock, jeweled movement runs on changes of atmospheric pressure and temperature, gold-plated brass and glass case, serial number 33242, c1955- there is some wear and tarnish to the gold surface, and we see a few little marks on the dial, but the glass is all good and the movement is still bright. The suspension is okay but long-term operation not tested; sold as is. Ht 9.25"
567 $600 $700 LeCoultre, Switzerland, Atmos clock, gilt calibre 519 movement, round white dial with gilt trim, numerals and hands, polished gilt case with glass top and sides, serial #44963, c1950 Case is dirty and gilding with minor losses, would look much better if cleaned, dial with faint marks and minor gilding losses, movement very good, not running
568 $700 $900 France, Franche - Comte region carriage clock, 8 days, time and strike, movement with alarm, calendar and repeating the hours on demand, nicely engraved and gilded brass case, thick beveled glasses at top and sides, the bell contained in the base, polished brass movement with exposed striking work mounted on back plate, platform with cylinder escapement, white enamel Roman numeral dial with alarm and date sub dials, blued steel Breguet style hands, c1860 Gilding worn, case with tarnish and discoloration, handle loose, missing one pivot pin, knob missing on back door, side glasses with gaps at top and bottom, movement very dirty, fully wound, not running, balance staff ok, tail of regulator bent, strike rack missing, dial with losses at upper left and lower right, dial with scratches, does not fill the opening in the door (short at top), hour and minute hands replaced, calendar and alarm hands with oxide, and loose on their arbors, Ht 7 3/8" to top of handle, See Allix & Bonnert "Carriage Clocks", p.153 - 154 for a similarly engraved case, strike work, and platform
569 $1200 $1800 French brass & glass 8 days, time, strike and repeat carriage clock, retailed by G. Edward & Sons, London & Glasgow, c1900 the Anglaise Riche case, with its fluted columns, retains an older glossy finish, the beveled glasses are good, the detailed porcelain dial has blue numbers, and the dial mask is finely engraved. The polished movement, numbered 6172, with its jeweled silvered balance platform, has been recently serviced. Ht 8"
570 $1400 $1800 French miniature carriage clock for Payne & Co. 163 New Bond St., London, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with lever platform escapement in a gilt case with reeded columns and turned feet and inset with two cloissoné enamel panels and a cloissoné enamel mask surrounding Roman numeral white enamel dial, serial #7447, c1885 not running, balance frozen. The cloissoné is in excellent condition. The dial may be reapplied. Ht 3 3/4" to top of handle
571 $2500 $3200 French miniature carriage clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with lever platform escapement in a gilt Gorge case with foliate engraving and inset with three painted enamel panels depicting peasants in pastoral scenes, white enamel dial, c1880 good running order (winds, sets and ticks). The panels and case have some moderate wear but otherwise this very rare carriage clock is a fine example. Ht 3 3/4" to top of handle
572 $600 $900 French oval brass and beveled glass time, strike, repeat and alarm 8 days, carriage clock, c1900 oval cases are harder to find, and this example is in very nice original condition. All five glasses are good, and the engraved dial mask and porcelain dials are fine. The movement has the Drocourt maker stamp on the back plate, and it ticks and strikes okay. Ht with handle up 6.5"
573 $3000 $4000 Japy Freres & Cie., France, 8 days, time and strike, hour repeating carriage clock with alarm contained in a gilt, Cariatides style case decorated with trailing vines and C scrolls, four figures in niches at the case corners, an the top with figural handle, beveled glass top and sides, 8 days, brass movement signed "Japy Freres & Cie. Exposition 1855 Grande med. D'honneur", and striking the hours with repeating on demand, silvered platform with English style lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, Roman numeral, white enamel dial with blued steel trefoil hands, c1870 Case regilded, castings without high quality finishing, front, left, and back glasses with chips at upper right corner, minor flakes in top glass at repeat button, dial with hairlines at lower right corner, hands with oxide, minute hand a bit short, movement not running, fully wound, will repeat, balance staff ok, platform with discoloration Ht 7 1/2" to top of handle
574 $2000 $3000 L'Epèe, France, for Tiffany, 8 days, carriage clock with calendar, phases of the moon, and alarm, striking the hours and half hour on a gong, plain rectangular polished case, back and sides with beveled glasses, skeletonized, polished brass time, calendar and alarm dials with blued steel hands, gilt lever escapement platform with matte finish, c1980 Case with spotting and tarnish, good glass, dial and movement retain their original, bright polished surfaces, hands painted black, all movement functions working, low balance amplitude, Ht 4 7/8"
575 $500 $800 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Charny" Royal Bonn porcelain shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement with visible escapement, c1904 the model name is both inked and cast onto the back of this undamaged case, and the condition overall is excellent with just light crazing of the hand-painted fired surface. The porcelain dial, fancy cast bezel, and beveled glass all are fine. The pallet pins are steel. Ht 12"
576 $600 $800 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Nord" Royal Bonn porcelain shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement, c1904 the case is in original undamaged condition with just the expected light crazing to the hand-painted colorful fired surface. The beveled glass and fancy cast bezel are fine; the porcelain dial has cracks at the 6 and 12. The pallet pins are steel. Ht 11.75"
577 $600 $900 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Palma" porcelain Royal Bonn shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement with visible escapement, c1914, original and undamaged, with just the expected light crazing on the colorful hand-painted fired surface. The porcelain dial, fancy cast bezel, and beveled glass are fine. Pallet pins are steel. Ht 11.75"
578 $350 $450 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Porte" shelf clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement in a Delft style porcelain case, c1895 excellent undamaged condition with very light crazing to the hand-painted fired surface. The thick beveled glass has just one tiny edge chip. The porcelain dial, with its unusual blue cartouche-style numbers, is fine. The movement is the smaller round model. Ht 10."
579 $600 $900 Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Saone" Royal Bonn, 8 day, time and strike, porcelain mantel clock with visible escapement, c1902 this rare case is in very good condition. The rear front portion of the base appears to have some restoration. The beveled glass is fine; there are two small hairlines on the porcelain dial. See Ly's Ansonai book [2nd ed], page 605, fig 2575. Ht 14.5"
580 $800 $1000 Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Vendee" Royal Bonn 8 days, time and strike, porcelain mantel clock with visible escapement, c1904 excellent overall condition with no apparent damage to the case, dial or beveled glass; and not even light crazing on the colorful fired surface except on the white back of the case. A new plastic molly retaining the back door screw can easily be improved. Pallet pins are steel. Ht 15"
581 $300 $500 Japy Freres, France, "Chatelaine", hanging porcelain cartel wall clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in a floral decorated green case with ormolu castings and chain, c1900 the clock is in excellent original condition with no chips, flakes or flaws in case or dial. Missing rear cover. Ht 16 1/2"
582 $2500 $3000 Baird Clock Co., Plattsburgh, NY, "Harrison's Mocha and Java Coffee" advertising wall clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement in wooden case with paper mache doors and paper dial, c1893 this is a rare model in excellent original condition The Toledo Blade is still published. The bottom advertisement reads "HARRISON'S STRICTLY PURE SPICES". This specific clock is pictured in Jerry Maltz's "Baird Advertising Clocks" on pages 72 & 73. Ht 31"
583 $700 $900 Billiards Clock, "Time & Price Register, Mfg. by J.E. Game & Co., Billiard Table Maker, Boston, Mass.", walnut 8 days, time only, movement by L. Hubbell, Pat. 1865 we sold another rare version of these billiards timers back in May 2011, and this one may be missing the lower stand. The original paper dial has faint lettering we have transcribed above, and the original paper timing ring also remains. The balance-wheel movement has the Hubbell name and patent date. There is a shrinkage split in the bezel. Diameter 12"
584 $300 $400 Coca Cola, 110v, lighted advertising sign with original electric clock that was most likely used in a drug store soda fountain, c1950 Heavy metal illuminated sign in very good original condition with just some small gold paint chips. Both light and clock are operating, but the push-button light switch may need attention. Please see Coca Cola collectors site for similar item selling for $1900. Ht 9"
585 $500 $750 Standard Red Crown electric advertising clock, c1920 in as-found condition, this large illuminated wall clock advertises one part of the American Oil Company's (Amoco) history from the days of many more oil companies and hand-pumped fuel. There is some paint lifting from the back of the glass dial, and the cord has been cut so we have not attempted to test the motor or lights. From our research, this is very rare crossover collectible with appeal to petrolania enthusiasts. 19" diameter.
586 $200 $300 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Electric Advertising" for Ingersoll Watch Co., shelf clock, time only, electric driven movement in a mahogany case with velvet lining to display Ingersoll watches, c1930 the case and dial are in excellent original condition. The movement is not functional. Ht 19"
587 $400 $600 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Crystal Palace No. 1 Extra", 8 day, time and strike, spring driven mantel clock. This clock was patented by H. J. Davies c1875 Walnut base some wear in original finish. Original paper dial is pretty clean with some minor staining. Hands are original. Statues have lost some of their gold plating have what looks to be brass polish residue. This model can be seen in Ly's Ansonia book {2nd ed. page 93, and features statues with marine theme, an oarsman and a female grappler. Movement retains original Geneva stops. Ht 18"
588 $600 $800 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Jumper No. 2", 30 hours, bobbing doll novelty timepiece. c1894 Nickel plated case in rather nice condition with a just a slight amount of wear on the curved bottom center piece. Original paper dial is very clean with a couple very small stains. Hands are original. Porcelain doll does not match the one pictured in the catalog and so maybe a replacement. In any case this doll has had a repaired arm and head. Ht14.5"
589 $600 $800 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Queen Elizabeth", 8 day, time and strike, Ash case wall clock. c1901 Refinished ash case in very nice clean condition. Original paper dial with general surface wear. Hands are original. Nice label on back of case. Movement has been recently serviced. Ht 37"
590 $275 $375 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Triumph", 8 day, time and strike, walnut mirror side mantel clock. c1880 Walnut case with what looks to be a a later applied mat finish over the existing one. Original paper dial is pretty clean for its age with some minor wear and stains. Hands and tablet are original. This is a variation on the design as the top carving and the finials are of a different design. Statues and pendulum are original. Nice label on back of case. Ht 24"
591 $275 $375 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Triumph", 8 day, time and strike, walnut mirror side mantel clock. c1880 Walnut case with burl veneer on the base is in very nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial has age darkened with some wear and stains. Hands and tablet are original. The base finials on each side of the case are period and look to be original, but these clocks normally have cast metal figures. Remains of a label on the back.
592 $2000 $2500 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Bagdad" mahogany 8 days, time only, two-weight wall clock, c1905 the original finish has some worn and crusty areas, and a few minor losses. The front glass is wavy, the enamel dial with its seconds track is fine, the signed beat scale is tarnished. The movement has a nickel-plated front plate, most of the rear label remains, the small brass weights have an old patina, and the painted wood pendulum stick and brass bob are correct. Ht 50.5"
593 $1750 $2250 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Bagdad", wall clock, 8 days, time only, two weight driven movement in an oak case with papered metal dial and second's bit, c1890 the case has been professionally refinished. The left side glass is broken and needs to be replaced. The dial is in very good condition. Ht 49 1/2"
594 $400 $500 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Don Juan" 8 days, time and strike, cast iron figural mantel clock with visible escapement, c1894 the "Japanese Bronze" finish is original and appropriately worn, as is the enameled black base which needs some white paint specks removed. The porcelain dial, beaded bezel, and beveled glass are good; the pallets are steel. The rear door is detached; the pendulum is absent. Ht 22"
595 $400 $600 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Queen Elizabeth", walnut 8 days, time and gong strike spring driven wall clock. c1901 the carved and turned case has been nicely refinished, and much of the rear label remains, but one small lower finial is missing and the base of one door column needs to be glued The old paper dial shows some wear; the minute hand is incorrect. Two holes on a panel below the door indicate that there may have been a presentation plate. The brass pendulum face has a few little dents. Ht 37.5"
596 $500 $700 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Queen Elizabeth", wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement in an oak case with paper over metal dial, c1890 the case has a nicely rubbed down matte finish. The clock retains its original papered dial and label (with losses) on rear. There is a small tip absent to upper right finial. Ht 38"
597 $300 $450 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Rococo" shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement, with visible escapement, in a bronzed cast metal case, c1894, this ornate case has its old darkened patina. The large white enameled dial, beveled glass, and ornate bezel all are fine. The pallet pins are steel. Ht 15"
598 $600 $800 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Standard Regulator" oak 8 days, weight-driven wall timepiece, C.1920 very nicely refinished case in excellent condition. Original painted metal dial slightly yellowed and lined. Original pendulum and beat scale. Old wavy glass. Clean movement, with maintaining power, ticks well. Made to compete with Seth Thomas No. 2. Ht 36"
599 $300 $400 Forestville Manufacturing Co., (J.C. Brown), Bristol, Conn., 30 hour FUSEE, time and strike, rosewood sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1845 Rosewood veneered case in a very old and possibly original finish with loss on the base and some lifting of the brittle veneer on the moldings. Original signed painted dial with some loss and inpainting in the flaked areas that doesn't quite match the existing paint. Hands and tablet are original. Minute hand has been repaired. Tips on the spires have some damage. We have never seen this combination of a movement stamped: "C. Boardman, Bristol, Conn. " in a J.C. Brown case. Another unusual feature is the eight day label inside the case, incorrectly applied by a rushed worker. Ht 20"
600 $3000 $4000 Forestville Manufacturing Co., Bristol, Conn. J. C. Brown giant Empire 8 days, weight driven burled walnut veneer column and cornice shelf clock, c1845 this oversize rare model is shown as Figure 139 on page 127 of Chris Bailey's "Two Hundred Years of American Clocks & Watches", showing one from the collection of the American Clock and Watch Museum. The etched glasses are the same, but this painted metal dial has an open center to view the signed brass works, unlike the example in the book's photo. Note top glass over dial is a replacement. The overall condition is very good, with the entire surface covered in this exotic grained veneer. The bottom paper label is missing about 20%. Ht 40"
601 $900 $1200 Forestville Manufacturing Co., J. C. Brown, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, full ripple round gothic or beehive shelf clock, c1850 Mahogany veneered ripple case in very nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. Signed original painted dial with some minor wear with some paint loss at the mounting screws and at the winding arbors. Hands are original with a repair to the minute hand. Tablet is original. Movement is signed. Dark, but readable label inside case. Ht 19"
602 $450 $650 Forestville Mfg. Co., J. C. Brown, 8 day, time and strike, and alarm, full ripple round gothic or beehive shelf clock. c1850 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish with a couple of small veneer splits on the top back edge and a dry separation at the top front moldings. Original painted dial with some minor loss near 6 o'clock and at the mounting screws. Bottom tablet is original with a fair amount of loss. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Dark but readable label inside case. Ht 19"
603 $350 $550 Forestville Mfg. Co., J. C. Brown, Forestville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, fusee ripple accent rosewood shelf clock. c1850 Rosewood veneered case in nice condition in original finish with a small veneer chip on the top left side back edge and the base right side back edge. Original dial has been repainted. Tablet is original. Clean label inside case. The unusual thing about this clock is the movement should have an outboard alarm, but there is no indication this case ever had one. The movement appears to be original to the case as there are no extra mounting holes. Maybe it left the factory that way and was sold without the alarm installed. Ht 17.75"
604 $400 $600 J. J. Beals, Boston, Mass., 8 day, time and strike, fusee ripple door round gothic or beehive shelf clock, c1850 Mahogany and rosewood veneered case in nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting screws, at the winding arbors and in the center area. Tablet is original. Movement is stamped: "Forestville Mfg. Co." Hour hand may be an old replacement--very good match. Original bone knob with a small hairline. Ht 19"
605 $900 $1200 Boston Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 8 day, weight long pendulum regulator wall timepiece. c1880 The refinished case looks to be cherry stained a dark brown. The bottom board was nailed from the sides of the case to repair some damage possibly caused by a falling weight and could use some attention. Someone with some skill could make a better repair and fill in the nail holes. Original dial pan has been repainted. Hands are original. Tablet is original with a little loss to the background. Movement is stamped 503. Nicely decorated pendulum. Ht 36"
606 $1250 $1750 Boston Clock Co., Boston, Mass., for Daniel Pratt's Son, Boston, "No. 1 Pendulum", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a cherry case with reverse painted lower tablet and painted metal dial, c1895 the clock is in excellent original condition including lower tablet and damascened pendulum bob. The weight baffle may be a replacement. The movement is stamped "S11" and "BOSTON CLOCK Co. BOSTON". The pendulum keystone is stamped "107". Ht 34"
607 $400 $500 Boston Clock Co., Boston, Mass., for Warner Instrument Co. Beloit, Wisconsin, 8 days, timepiece fitted to the top of a Warner Auto Meter, an early speedometer/ odometer combination. The clock has nickel plates, a lever escapement with balance, silvered dial and blued steel hands. The Auto Meter and clock are contained in a heavy brass case for mounting inside the vehicle. c1900 The clock is in good condition and running well. The brass case is tarnished, but in good condition, the speedometer/ odometer are untested
608 $400 $600 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "Lever Wall Clock Style # 4", 8 days, lever movement wall timepiece in oak, Serial no. 113159. c1917 Refinished oak case with a shrinkage crack in the center panel. Original painted dial with scattered paint loss and some lifting. Hands are original. Case is stamped with the serial no. We did not take off the dial to confirm the serial number on the movement. Ht 16.5"
609 $800 $1100 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "Pendulum No. 1" cherry 8 days, time only, weight driven wall clock, c1898 this clock movement with serial number 1345 is from the earliest days of the company, shown in Demeter's listing of this date range for this style, with deliveries in 1899 and 1900. The cherry case has an old surface, but the dial has been redone and the lower weight baffle is missing. The weight appears old but has a newer hook. The seams in the bezel are loose and will need attention, especially to keep the old glass circle in place. Ht 34"
610 $800 $1200 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "Terry" mahogany eight-day time and house strike pillar and scroll mantel clock, c1979 the clock is like-new with only very minor wear. The painted metal dial and reverse paint glass tablet have colorful floral decorations. The movement is number 784288, and the original instruction booklet has the 1979 purchase receipt taped onto the back page. Ht 26"
611 $400 $500 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 6" dial brass 8 days, ship's bells clock in mahogany cradle, c1977 the brass and mahogany surfaces retain their original finishes in very good condition, with some minor spotting of the lacquered brass. The lot includes a thick stained wood base from the consignor. The signed silvered dial is fine, as is the hinged bezel. The movement is #805694. Ht in stand 9"
612 $1500 $2000 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 8" dial chrome plate ship's bell wall clock, c1974 excellent overall condition with brightly polished chrome case, signed silvered dial, hinged bezel, and clean movement #783908. Overall diameter 10"
613 $750 $1000 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., brass 8 days, time only, engine room clock for Jas. P. Marsh & Company, Chicago, 1908 we do not find this model in Demeter's book, so it may be a special-order style made for The James P. Marsh Company which started business in 1865 in Skokie, Illinois as a producer of industrial instruments. The heavy case has been brightly polished and lacquered, the silvered metal dial has the engraved Marsh name and date, and the jeweled balance-wheel movement is #24872. Ht 10.5"
614 $500 $750 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., brass desk set with 8 days, ship's bells clock and French barometer, 4.5" dials, 1929 the original lacquered brass shows some wear and tarnish, but still a nice patina overall. The beveled glasses, in hinged bezels, and silvered dials are good. Movement 191450 ticks and strikes. Engraved on the base is "Presented to William L. Robertson By Employees of the Brooklyn Terminal Luckenbach Steamship Company, August 15th 1930. Bottom sticker shows 1941 service in San Francisco, base also shows serial number matching movement. Barometer dial includes curved Fahrenheit thermometer. Ht 7"
615 $300 $400 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., brass marine set with 4" dials and screw bezels on mahogany "Wellcraft Marine Corp." board; 8 days, ship's bells clock; barometer; c1975 the lacquered brass dials are still in very nice condition, and the silvered dials are nearly perfect. The movement is number 790637, with the matching number on the case back. The barometer needs adjusting. The shaped wooden board has the Wellcraft (sporting boat manufacturer still in business) presentation and a roll angle indicator. Ht of board 12"
616 $400 $600 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., brass on mahogany base 6" dial screw bezels marine set; 8 days, ship's bells "Port of Boston" clock; matching French barometer/thermometer; 1929 the lacquered brass is still in very nice condition, and the silvered dials are about perfect. The shaped solid mahogany cradles were custom made, with thin brass base plates for stability. The barometer glass is cracked but easily replaced. The clock movement is number 195145, but a second lower number also is stamped on the back of the clock case, and the dial has the side cutout (not visible) for a hinged bezel latch, so this may be an early recase. Ht of cradle is 8.5"
617 $300 $400 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., brass on wood base 6" dial 8 days, ship's bells clock, c1953 the brass case has its original lacquer, now a bit scratched and worn, and a very good silvered dial. The clock bezel is hinged. The wood bases is solid mahogany. Movement is number 580698. Ht on cradle 8.25"
618 $450 $650 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., bronze Babro tambour 8 days, ship's bells mantel clock, 1925 this very heavy model is seldom seen and is in very good original condition including a fine signed silvered dial and thick beveled glass. There are some small discolored areas on the bronze finish, but not serious enough to warrant disturbing the old patina. The movement's serial number 163722 is also stamped in the wood base. Ht 8.25"
619 $400 $600 Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., for U.S. Navy "Mark I Deck Clock" black phenolic case time only, 8 days, clock with original wall bracket, dated 1943 the case, unlike many from that era, is in very good original condition, and the dial shows only the expected dulling of the luminous markers and hands. A steel plate has been added to the back to allow simpler wall hanging. The jeweled movement is #483871. Overall diameter 8.5"
620 $900 $1200 Chelsea Clock Co., Chelsea, Mass., "Willard Banjo Clock 3/4 Size" wall clock, 8 day, time and ship's bell strike spring driven movement with lever escapement in a mahogany case with reverse painted throat and lower tablets of USS Constitution Versus HMS Guerriere and painted metal dial, c1976 s#800831 this is a two owner clock and is in excellent original condition with original dial, tablets and finial. It also includes original instruction booklet. Ticking (briefly) and striking. Ht 32"
621 $1000 $1200 Little & Eastman, Boston, Mass., 8 days, weight oak case wall timepiece retailed by Daniel Pratt's Son, Boston. c1906 Case is stamped 33. Refinished quarter sawn oak case in nice clean condition. Original painted dial with some minor stains and al little loss at the mounting screws. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 34.5"
622 $500 $600 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Amphion" walnut 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1885 the ornate carved case retains an old dry finish. The bottom mirror is damaged, and the little foot at the bottom right has lost some veneer. The silver glass has nice birds and foliage. The beveled and patterned glass pendulum is very nice. The paper dial has been poorly inked, and the hands do not match. There is a nearly complete label on the back. Ht 25"
623 $275 $375 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Columbia", 8 day, time and strike, walnut wall clock, c1901 Walnut case in nice clean condition in an old finish. Original dial is very clean. Hands are original. Original tablet with some wear on the left side. Dial pan has a couple of dings at the mounting screws. Pendulum rod has been broken in the past and repaired. Clean label on back of case. Ht 37.5"
624 $1200 $1500 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Oriental", 8 day, time and strike, digital display calendar clock, c1901 Refinished oak case in nice condition. Original paper dial has age darkened a little with some staining. Hands are original. Original glass in the door has some lifting of the background and some minor loss. Clean label on the back of the case as well as a very nice label inside. Metal backboard on the back of the door is intact with some loss to the edges of the applied paper of instructions for setting the calendar. Ht 27"
625 $1250 $1750 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Sharon", wall clock, 8 days, time, strike and McCabe's patent with digital calendar, spring driven movement in an oak case with reverse painted tablet and papered metal dial, c1890 the case retains its original finish rubbed down. The dial mask has age cracks and the lower section of the case has a 5 1/2" age crack. The cardboard instruction sheet covering the calendar mechanism is absent. The reverse painted tablet is repainted. Ht 37 1/2"
626 $300 $400 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Star Drop Calendar"" 8 day, time and strike, calendar wall clock in walnut. c1883 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial is clean for its age with some very light stains and a more pronounced stain in the center. Hands are original. Tablet and pendulum are original. Ht 32.5"
627 $1500 $1800 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Office Drop Calendar" walnut 8 days, time only, wall clock with Maranville style rotating calendar, c1881 the fancy case appears to have its original finish with some minor scuffs and scratches, minor loss to black accent around bezel. The glasses look old. The bezel shows a few age cracks. The paper dial is worn, lifting and has some minor edge tears; the printed calendar days and months are good. The two black hands are too short. There is a nice inside label with gold lettering. Gilbert avoided conflict with the Galusha-Maranville patent by changing the dials to card-stock, advanced with a small pointer inserted into holes, rather than the winding key advance on the Galusha metal dials. Ht 34"
628 $450 $650 Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Tuscan" gold plate cast brass and onyx 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock with visible escapement, c1913 the ornate metal and stone case and porcelain dial are in very good original condition. The round glass appears loose and a bit too small; the simulated mercury pendulum is missing one tube. Ht 19"
629 $1800 $2200 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Bicentennial Banjo", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with reverse painted throat and lower tablets with 13 colonies motif and painted metal dial, s#44, dated 1977 the clock is in excellent original condition. Ht 42"
630 $2000 $2500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 4 Banjo" rosewood grained 8 days, weight driven wall timepiece, c1900 this is a very nicely restored example with refinished case and redone glasses, dial, and weight baffles. The movement, weight and pendulum bob are original and correct, and the top glass is old and wavy. Ht 32"
631 $1500 $1800 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 5 Regulator" banjo, rosewood grained 8 days, weight driven wall timepiece, c1900 this is a very nice example with an old dark finish on the case, reblacked glasses with some wear on the bottom tablet, possibly touched up dial, and old lower baffle but newer one in throat. The movement and pendulum bob are original, the top glass is old and wavy, the weight is a correct numbered replacement. Ht 29"
632 $2000 $3000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 5 Regulator", banjo wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a rosewood grained cherry case with a painted metal dial and reverse painted tablets, c1880 the clock is in untouched original condition including the original weight stamped "5". Ht 28 1/2"
633 $1000 $1500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 12" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in an oak case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1890 the case retains its excellent original finish and surface. The dial has been clear coated and lower tablet repainted. The damascened pendulum bob is in excellent condition and has a nickel plated tie down. Ht 31 1/2"
634 $3000 $5000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 14" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case with burled bow tie, painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1890 the case retains its original finish. The black numerals and signature on original dial have been strengthened. The lower glass tablet has been professionally repainted. The pendulum bob is nicely damascened and the lead weight is a replacement. Ht 35 1/4"
635 $3000 $4000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 14" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1890 the clock retains its original finish and original paint on dial, which has a lightly spotted appearance. The pendulum is nicely damascened and the original weight is stamped "70". The lower tablet is repainted and the pendulum tie down is absent. Ht 35"
636 $3000 $4000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 14" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in an oak case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1890 the clock retains its original finish nicely rubbed down. The dial is in excellent condition. The lower tablet has some touch up and minor flaking. The pendulum bob is nicely damascened and the old Howard weight is stamped "11". Ht 35"
637 $5000 $7000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 16" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in an oak case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1890 the case retains its original finish, nicely rubbed down. The dial is original with original paint in good condition. The reverse painted tablet appears old and may be original. The pendulum is nicely damascened, the upper portion of weight baffle and tie down are absent. The weight is original and marked "70". Ht 41"
638 $1200 $1500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Reissue", 8 days, 12 inch dial weight wall timepiece in walnut. Serial No. 24. 1982. Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Overall this timepiece is in excellent condition.
639 $2000 $3000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 95 Banjo" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with reverse painted throat and lower tablet depicting George Washington and Mt. Vernon and painted metal dial signed "E. HOWARD & Co. BOSTON", c1923 the clock is in excellent original untouched condition with a very minor flake in the signature on the dial. The case is stamped in "26" in three places. Ht 40"
640 $2000 $3000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 59-6" reissue, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case with 6" painted metal dial, c1980 the clock is in excellent like-new condition. The suggested retail price in 1987 was $3795. This model was scheduled for a limited production of 350, but fewer than that were ever completed. This specific clock sold for $2000 plus 10% buyer's Premium in our May 6th & 7th, 2006 sale. Ht 39"
641 $2500 $3500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 59-8" reissue, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut and ebonized case with bird's eye maple weight baffle, three carved lower finials and 8" painted metal dial, dated 1976 the clock is in excellent original condition. This clock was formerly from the Dana Blackwell collection. Interestingly, the movement is signed with the proper Howard logo, "EXP" for experimental, "59" for the model, "3" for serial number and "1976" for date. The rear of the dial is signed in pencil by Mr. Blackwell "Prototype Experimental, DJB". As Vice President and head of quality control, Mr. Blackwell insisted on the highest standards and this model was limited to 1000 clocks when it went to full production. This specific clock sold for $3700 plus 10% buyer's premium in our April 26th, 2008 sale. Ht 46"
642 $1100 $1500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator " with 12" dial, 8 days, time only, weight driven wall clock in an oak case, c1900 the refinished case is a bit light and dull, the lower glass is repainted, the weight baffle is absent, and the metal dial has had some restoration. The signed movement and patterned pendulum bob are correct and original, and the weight has "70" cast into it. Ht 31"
643 $1500 $2000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 70", 8 day, oak case, weight wall timepiece. c1900 Oak case with a nice old mellow finish. Dial appears to have been repainted and has aged to a nice appearance. The tablet looks to have been reblacked Hands are original and the movement is signed. Part of the weight baffle is missing. Pendulum retains original circular design. Ht 31.5"
644 $300 $500 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 89" wall clock, time only, self-winding electric movement in an oak case with painted metal dial, c1925 the movement has been altered and the escapement replaced with an electrical component. The case and dial are in excellent original condition. Ht 59"
645 $2000 $3000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Simon Willard Banjo #95 A" reissue, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a cross banded mahogany case with brass ball presentation base, reverse painted throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial, s#488, c1980 the clock is in like-new original condition. The serial number 488 is stamped on the movement, bezel hinge and inner case. Included is an extra factory issued suspension spring and taper pin. This example is in remarkable condition, one of the nicest examples we have ever seen. Ht 41"
646 $3000 $4000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., gilt rope front 8 days, weight driven presentation reissue banjo, numbered 2, c1990 this is in excellent condition. The consigner purchased it new and was told that only 4 of this style were made These reportedly were among the last clocks made before they closed their Massachusetts operations. The case has "2" stamped into the wood; the movement is numbered 1810; the heavy cast eagle finial is numbered 45770. We sold its sister back in November 2009 for $4600. Ht 41"
647 $800 $1000 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "10" Corrugated", 8 day, walnut gallery timepiece. Refinished walnut case in very nice condition. The numbers on the original painted dial have been strengthened with very minor paint loss at the winding arbor. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Most of the label inside the case remains. Ht 16"
648 $250 $350 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Dakota", 8 day, time and strike, rosewood veneered shelf clock. Rosewood veneered case in nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial has darkened a little with some wear and stains. A small piece of molding the base next to the bottom door is missing. Pendulum is original. Ht 15.5"
649 $800 $1000 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Ingraham Calendar" 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut with a B.B. Lewis calendar mechanism, c1881. Refinished walnut case in nice condition with a small nick on the base molding. Time dial paper has been replaced. Calendar dial is original and in very nice clean condition. Hands are original with the tail to the day indicator missing on the time dial. Movement is signed. Ht 21.5"
650 $300 $500 E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Ionic", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar wall clock, c1886 Refinished rosewood and grain painted case in very nice condition. The grain painting on the bezels look to be original and if not someone did a beautiful job restoring them. There is a small knick missing on the calendar door where the segments join together. Both original dials have turned dark with stains that are most likely from smoke. Hands are original. Nice B.B. Lewis label on back of bottom door. Ht 30"
651 $400 $600 E. Ingraham and Co, Bristol, Conn. "Huron" 8 days, time and strike, rosewood shelf clock, c1875 this ornate model does not appear often, and this one is in good unrestored condition. The paper dial is worn, but the rosewood should clean up nicely, and the fancy pendulum is correct. Ht 16"
652 $750 $1000 E. Ingraham and Co., Bristol, Conn., "Ionic Calendar" rosewood 8 days, time only, double dial perpetual calendar wall clock, c1886 the boldly grained rosewood has an old glossy finish, with a few nicks and bumps, and there is some cracking around the lower door hinge. Both paper dials are old; the top is yellowed but as usual the bottom is whiter, and this one has a company logo. The minute hand is an old non-matching replacement. The calendar unit advances correctly. There is no label, and the lower backboard wood is light in color but appears to be original. Ht 29.5"
653 $800 $1200 Jerome & Co., (New Haven Clock Co.) New Haven, Conn., "Cabinet No. 4" mantel calendar clock, 8 day, time and strike, perpetual calendar, spring driven movement in a mahogany case with a painted zinc dial, c1885 the case retains its original finish with a break repair to top trim. The bezel has a modified latch and the glass is a replacement. There are flakes to original paint on dial. Ht 19"
654 $1000 $1500 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, New York, "Manufactured for Lynch Brothers", large "Index" model in walnut, 8 days, time and bell strike spring driven shelf clock, c1875 this model does not appear in Ly, but is illustrated in Miller's Survey of American Clocks, Calendar Clocks. (1972), page 51, figure 138, with a slightly different top. The case has a good old finish, and the gold lettering on the glass is fine. The paper dials are old with some staining. The minute and calendar hands, and pendulum bob, are absent. The entire case top needs to be secured, and there are a few age separations in the wood seams. The Lynch Brothers name appears on other examples of this model, too. A printed instruction sheet on the back may be later. Ht 32"
655 $2000 $2500 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, New York, "No. 4 1/2 Favorite" variant 8 day, time and strike, double dial shelf clock in walnut with burl walnut accents. c1883 Walnut case in very nice clean condition in original finish. Original paper dial has worn surface areas with some loss at one corner and at the mounting screws. Original bottom dial has some loss at the upper left and right corners. Hands are original . Calendar rollers are very clean for their age. Time and strike movement was manufactured by Welch and is marked made for the Ithaca Clock Co., There is a partial label on the back of the door with the marked G. M. Williams & Co. who may have retailed this clock. Ht 30"
656 $300 $500 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 10 Farmer's", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar shelf clock. c1880 Refinished walnut case in good condition. Original paper time dial is fairly clean with general wear to the finish. Original calendar dial is in better condition than the time dial with a little wear to some of the printed spandrels and some staining. Hands are original. A fragment of a paper label on the back of the case. Ht 21"
657 $1000 $1500 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 3 Regulator", 8 day, double weight double dial calendar shelf timepiece, c1875 Figured walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Time dial has some light wear spots near eight o'clock. The calendar dial has scattered light wear sports. Hands are original. Glasses have been reset in their bezels. Clean label inside case. Ht 39.25"
658 $600 $700 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 4 Hanging Office", 30 day, double dial wall timepiece. c1880. Case contains a double wind movement made by Welch for Ithaca. Walnut and walnut veneer case in original finish with a small chip on the bottom edge. Original time dial is fairly clean for its age with some minor wear and some darkening on the edges of the dial. Original calendar dial has some stains at the date rollers and the mountings screws. Original date rollers have age darkened. Hands are original. Ht 28"
659 $650 $850 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 4 Hanging Office", 30 day, double wind double dial calendar wall timepiece. c1880 Refinished walnut case in nice clean condition. Both paper dials have been replaced. Calendar rollers paper may have also been replaced. Movement is signed. Hands look to be original. Ht 29"
660 $450 $650 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 6 Hanging Library", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar wall clock, c1875 Refinished walnut case in nice condition. The pendulum access door has a little damage on the bottom corner edges. Original time dial is soiled a little, but not bad for its age. The original calendar dial is pretty nice also. Hands are original. The very tip of the finial is damaged. Original calendar rollers have age darkened. Ht 28"
661 $2500 $3000 Ithaca Clock Co., Ithaca, NY, "No. 5 ½ Hanging Belgrade", 8 day, time and strike, ash case, double dial calendar wall clock. C1880 Ash case in very nice condition with remains of original finish. The case top has been restored. Original painted dial is very clean for its age with some stains in the center and around the winding arbors. Original calendar dial with a little loss in the center. Hands are original. Calendar rollers have age darkened a little. Ht 37"
662 $600 $900 F. Kroeber Clock Co., New York, "Angel Swing No. 1" 8 days, time only, walnut shelf clock, c1878 the case, with its old finish, has just a few small blemishes, but the rear paper label is absent. The patterned glass is a replacement; Ly shows clear glass on these models. The paper dial is worn and has been poorly reinked, the hands are newer. The swinging angel looks good. Ht 17.5"
663 $400 $600 F. Kroeber Clock Co., New York, walnut 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, c1875 we do not see this model in Ly, but the original movement has the Kroeber stamp, and there is an old dealer label on the back. The ornate case has an old glossy finish, the original paper dial is worn, and the front glass is newer. The fancy regulating pendulum has thick beveled glass. Ht 24.5"
664 $300 $400 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Cambria", 8 day, time and strike, spring walnut wall clock. c1880 Walnut case in very nice clean condition in original finish. Original painted dial is clean for its age with some lifting and small flake at four o'clock and at the winding holes. Grommet on the strike side is missing. Original tablet with wear to the background an some minor restoration. Hands are original. Bottom finial has a little bit of the tip missing. Nice label on back of case. Ht 42"
665 $800 $1100 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Lighthouse" automaton 30 hours, cast metal novelty clock, c1889 this rare model is described on Ly page 418, noting the oxidized silver and gilt. This example retains its original paper dial with some blemishes, but no bezel or glass. The animation movement, mounted in the base, has a duplex (double toothed) escape wheel which impulses the "prisms" of the lighthouse lantern which act as the balance and turn briskly back and forth. The clock itself is a separate insert, removed and wound from its rear. The Ly illustration shows a top spire and flag, not present here. Ht 10.75"
666 $800 $1000 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Register", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut with a B.B. Lewis calendar mechanism, c1880 Refinished walnut case in very nice condition. It looks like someone might have used gold paint to enhance the incised lines in the case. Original paper dials are pretty clean for their age with some light surface wear on the time dial and some light staining on the calendar dial. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 28"
667 $600 $900 New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., for the American Wringer Co., New York, 30 day, spring double dial wall calendar timepiece. c1900 Oak case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted time dial with a small flake at the seconds hand. Original painted calendar dial has some paint flaking and lifting. Hands are original. Nice label on back of case. Ht 48"
668 $1000 $1400 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., "8 Day Parlor Calendar" rosewood weight driven double dial shelf clock, c1863 the case has an old refinish with some veneer repairs. The painted metal dials show stains and yellowing. There is a nice patriotic glass tablet, with the original directions label backing it up, and another original paper label on the inside backboard. The lyre plate movement also shows Plymouth as the location. Ht 30.5"
669 $1750 $2000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., "Regulator No. 1", 8 day, grain painted, wall timepiece, C. 1860 Rosewood grain painted case in original finish with abrasions to the finish on the bottom door corner and on the bottom area of the dial door. Original painted dial has darkened on the edge with some loss at the mounting screws. Original tablet is cracked. A very nice embossed pendulum and a very clean label inside the case. Hands are original. Ht 34"
670 $400 $600 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, rosewood steeple top round molding front shelf clock. c1860 Refinished rosewood veneered case with veneer loss on the base, the bottom right side molding and a small repair on the steeple molding. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins, at the winding arbors and wear at the number four. Movement is signed. A lot of the label is missing, but enough remains to identify the maker. The gilt panel in the steeple has some minor loss. The Wm B. Fenn tablet is of the same period, but is perhaps a replacement.. Ht 28.75"
671 $2000 $3000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth, Conn., "Regulator No. 1", 8 days, weight rosewood case wall regulator. C1874 Round plate movement designed and made by S. B. Terry, c1865 Rosewood veneered case with some small chips on the bezel, right side molding on the bottom bracket and a couple of chips on the base of the bottom bracket. Original painted dial has losses on the edges, some in the center area and poor paint repairs. It now has a coat of varnish to protect what's left. Hands are original. Original gilt rod pendulum is now polished down to its copper base. Most of the label is now missing. Gilt tablet looks to be original. Ht 34"
672 $400 $600 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn. "Chime Clock No. 14" mahogany 8 days, five bells Sonora mantel clock, c1911 the case has been nicely refinished, the bezel and convex glass are fine, and the silvered dial has minor tarnish spots. Both movements, and the nest of bells, are correct. Ht 14"
673 $750 $1000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth Hollow, Conn. "Regulator No. 1", 8 day, weight regulator timepiece, c1860 Mahogany and mahogany veneered case under a old heavy finish. The veneered bezel is showing age cracks in the veneer showing in the finish, but the veneer looks to be intact. Original painted dial has age darkened a little with flaked areas in the center, some loss at the mounting screws and in the nine o'clock area. Back of the dial has a name stamped on it and the number ten that has telescoped through to the front. Hands are original. Tablet has wear to the background. Partial label inside case. Ht 33.5"
674 $350 $550 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Chime Clock No.11" 4-rod Westminster chime shelf clock, 8 days spring driven movement in a mahogany case, c1921 there is an old dark finish on this round top case, but no damage. The silvered dial and beveled convex glass are fine. Both movements look good. Note that the silent switch on this model is on the back of the case, not the side as on other versions. Ht 14"
675 $800 $1000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Chronometer Lever No. 4010", wall clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in a nickel plated brass case with 8" silvered dial, c1913 the movement is in good running order. The nickel plating on case is well worn. The silvered dial is in good condition. 10 1/2" diameter
676 $500 $700 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Column and Cornice" mahogany 8 days, time and strike, weight driven lyre movement shelf clock, c1870 there is an old glossy finish on the impressive case, and only minor scrapes and dents. The colorful and detailed glasses are original as is the good inside label. Both the movement and label are marked Thomaston. The metal dial has been professionally repainted. Ht 32"
677 $1750 $2250 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Gallery 18 Inch", wall clock, 15 days, time only, spring driven movement in a mahogany case with 18" painted metal dial, c1885 the clock is in very good original condition including finish, paint on the dial and hands. There is a minor abrasion on dial near signature. The back has been painted. Diameter 25"
678 $2250 $2500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Gallery 24-Inch" wall clock, 15 days time only, spring driven movement in a solid oak case, c1900 there are repair notations going back to 1909 inside the case. The overall condition of the case, movement, pendulum and hands all is excellent, down to the brass beat scale, with just a few small paint flakes off the dial. Overall diameter 29"
679 $1200 $1500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Garfield", 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement in a walnut case with painted metal dial, damascened nickel plate pendulum bob and brass weights, c1883 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Dial has been repainted. Hands, pulleys and a very nice nickel plated pendulum are original. Movement is signed. Weights look to be original. Bottom panel in the base is loose and will need attention. Ht 29"
680 $275 $375 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Globe", 8 day, quartered oak wall timepiece, c1896 The initials on the dial: "W. J. & S. R. R." is the abbreviation for the "West Jersey & Seashore Rail Road". In the 1900 edition of "Statistics of Railways in the United States" this railroad operated under the Pennsylvania RR system claiming assets of over 11 million dollars, 330 miles of track and carrying 2 million passengers annually. Refinished quartered sawn oak in very nice clean condition. Original painted dial with some fading of some of the numbers and a small paint repair in the center. Hands and pendulum are original. Partial label inside the case. Gilt border in the bottom door is now gold painted. Ht 31"
681 $1200 $1500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Hecla", 8 days, time and quarter hour strike on two bells oak case shelf clock, c1888 refinished oak in nice condition with remains of the original finish in the corners, the turned columns and incised and carved elements. A small section of the top right carving is missing. Someone tried to reattach the top front to the side moldings and didn't align it very well, so it will need attention. Original painted dial is stained with what appears to be oil stains at the middle winding arbor. Hands are original. Original glass and pendulum. Very dark label inside bottom of the case. Ht 22.5"
682 $800 $1200 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Lincoln" 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement, painted dial, damascened nickel plate pendulum bob and brass weights, shelf clock in walnut, c1896 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish with a small ding on the base. Original painted dial with a small flaked area near five o'clock and another flake near six. Hands, pulleys and the nickel plated pendulum are original. Weights are original. Movement is signed. Ht 27"
683 $700 $900 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Lincoln" oak 8 days, time and strike, weight driven shelf clock, c1890 the solid wood case and metal dial have been nicely refinished, and the old surfaces remains on the backboard and brass beat scale. The black label is in the base, but no longer legible. The brass weights are newly polished. Ht 28"
684 $600 $900 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "No. 2 Regulator" oak time only, weight driven wall clock, c1910 the solid oak case has been nicely refinished. The dial has been repainted, and its hand-done lettering could be better. The signed movement has maintaining power, the correct weight is slightly tarnished. The painted wood pendulum stick is original, and the brass disk and beat scale have very good lacquered finishes. The bottom label is worn but legible. Ht 37"
685 $500 $800 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Office Calendar No. 6" rosewood 8 days, time and strike, calendar wall clock, c1896 the original finish is old, dark and tired on this case, ready to restore or leave as-found. Both painted dials appear to be repaints which left off some details. There are good inside labels, and the paper calendar rollers are toned originals. Ht 32.5"
686 $750 $950 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Panama", walnut 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1886 the original surface of this uncommon model is in very good condition with just minor scratches, and the painted metal dial has only minimal wear. The bottom black label still is legible, and the engraved nickel pendulum has just a faint sign of previous Scotch tape. Ht 32"
687 $550 $650 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor Calendar No. 1", shelf clock, 8 days, time, strike and perpetual calendar, weight driven movement in a rosewood veneer case with painted metal dials, c1863 the finish has a glossy overcoat. The calendar roller papers have been replaced. There is minor inpaint restoration to both dials. The label is in excellent condition. The hands are replacements and the weights are original. Ht 33 1/4"
688 $600 $800 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor Calendar No. 4", 8 days, time and strike, double dial calendar clock, c1886 Walnut case in very nice condition in an old and possibly original finish with some lifting and loss on the left base molding, some chips on the front base and a couple of chips on the calendar dial door bezel. Original time dial with some wear to the numbers, circular scratch marks and minor paint loss at the mounting screws. Original calendar dial has some minor paint flakes and a paint repair in the one to three area that was not professionally done. Original calendar rollers are clean for their age. Hands are original. Ht 25"
689 $750 $1000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor Calendar No. 6", walnut 8 days, time and strike, spring driven double dial shelf clock, dated 1881 the case retains its old original finish with some scuffs and scratches. The painted metal dials appear old. There is a big paper label inside the case; stamped on the backboard is the reverse date code. Ht 27"--
690 $2000 $2500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor Calendar No. 8", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut, c1886  Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Painted dials appear to have been repainted a long time ago and have aged to a nice appearance with some loss on the edges and at the mounting screws. Original calendar rollers have age darkened. Hands are original. Movement signed and nice clean label on back of door. Ht27.5"
691 $400 $600 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Parlor No. 1", shelf clock, 8 days, time and strike, weight driven movement in a rosewood veneer case with painted metal dial and reverse painted tablet, c1870 the case retains its original finish with original paint on dial and original lower tablet. There is some minor lifting to veneer on lower right portion of base. The weights are original. Ht 33"
692 $2500 $3500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 1 Extra", wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, two weight driven movement in a rosewood veneer case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1866 the original finish is nicely rubbed down with a series of small veneer flakes on inside of bezel. The dial has been clear coated with some flaking underneath. The lower tablet has been reblacked. The tulip style hands are original. The original gold leafed pendulum stick, label and beat scale are in excellent condition. Note the rectangular movement was designed by S. B. Terry. Ht 42"
693 $2000 $3000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 1", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a rosewood veneer case with painted metal dial, c1870 the clock retains its original finish with minor veneer repairs on bezel and replaced veneer on the base that is now starting to lift. There is some loss to original reverse painted lower glass. The clock weight is stamped "70". Ht 34"
694 $2800 $3800 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 18", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in an oak case with painted metal dial and 8" diameter pendulum bob, c1890 the case has been nicely refinished with a gloss appearance. There is a small area of veneer damage to lower portion of octagonal bezel. There is minor touch up to the original dial. Ht 53 1/2"
695 $2000 $3000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 2", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a cherry case with painted metal dial, dated 1909 the cleaned and polished case is in outstanding original condition with fine crazing. The dial has original paint with minor flaking and the original weight. There is some slight separation in case joints. Estimate reflects cherry case. Ht 36 1/2"
696 $2500 $3000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 20", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in an oak case with painted metal dial and a silk screened advertisement for "Arthur Weeks JEWELER PEEKSKILLE N.Y.", c1909 the case retains its original finish with a glossy overcoat. The backboard has been painted black. The right lower return molding has split repair and there is an age split to lower right trim on base. The veneer is lifting on both sides of the case. The pendulum is a replacement and painted black. The original dial pan has been repainted. The silk screened advertisement is multicolor and in excellent condition. Ht 62" Notes: Arthur Weeks, son of William B. Weeks and Julia (Cole) Weeks was born Oct. 6, 1868 in Westchester County, NY. He was a retail jewelry merchant as early as 1910 at Peekskill, NY and continued business there until his death. He died Nov. 2, 1930 while at Concord, NY and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cortland Manor, NY
697 $2750 $3750 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 3", wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, two weight driven movement, in a, rosewood veneer case with painted metal dial and nickel plated pendulum bob, c1879 the clock retains its excellent original finish with a minor 1/2" x 1/2" veneer flake above 1 o'clock and the upper right finial and plinth professionally replaced on the bezel. The frame around lower glass has been repainted nickel. The old dial is a replacement, repainted by the Dial House of Georgia in 1985 and shows good character. The beat scale has been replaced. Ht
698 $3000 $5000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 3", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany veneer case with painted metal dial and gold leafed trim around lower glass, c1880 the cleaned and polished case is in outstanding original condition with fine crazing. The dial has original paint and the weight and crank key are also original. There is some veneer loss to backboard on the rear outer case. Ht 42"
699 $2000 $3000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 30", 8 day, time only, weight driven movement with nickel plated pulley, weight, pendulum bob, indicator and hinges, in cherry case with painted metal dial, c1880 the case retains its excellent original finish with four extra holes near the movement mounting bracket. The dial retains its original paint with minor deterioration to lower portion of second's bit. Ht 49"
700 $3000 $5000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 9" wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in a cherry case with a painted metal dial, c1890 the clock is in excellent original untouched condition including case finish, paint on dial and weight. Ht 45 1/2"
701 $700 $900 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "World" rosewood 8 days, time and strike, spring driven wall clock, c1896 we do not often see this model in rosewood, and this case retains its original lightly crazed finish in very good condition. The signed dial, with seconds track, has its original paint, and there is a very good inside label. The latch retaining the bezel tab is absent (minor issue). Ht 32"
702 $600 $800 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "World", wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement in a mahogany case with painted metal dial and gold leafed trim around lower glass, dated1890 the case retains its excellent original finish. The original paint on the dial has minor flaking between 9 and 10 and below second's bit. A retainer has been added to the lower door to receive the latch. Ht 32"
703 $600 $900 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., No. 2 Regulator oak 8 days, time only, weight driven wall clock, dated 1899 except for the typical veneer problems around the bezel, the case is in very nice condition, with the date code stamped on the back. Remnants of the bottom label remain along with a dealer sticker from Reading, Mass. The painted metal dial is in good condition. The pendulum stick and bob, beat scale, movement and weight are all correct and original. Ht 36"
704 $300 $400 Pond & Barnes, Boston, Mass., 30 hour, time and strike, weight driven miniature OG shelf clock, c1852. Henry Terry supplied this clock to Pond and Barnes, but was most likely made by Silas B. Terry who supplied clocks to Henry that he sold under his label. Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with a couple of small veneer repairs on the flat outer band and sides of the case. Original painted dial is very nice for its age with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Both hour and minute hands have been repaired. Nice label inside case. Ht 20.75"
705 $275 $375 Terry Clock Co., Pittsfield, Mass., "Garland", 8 day, time and strike, spring driven wall regulator, c1885. This clock was later sold by Russell & Jones who took over the Terry Clock Co. when it failed in 1888. A picture of this clock can be found in: "Calendar Clocks" by Tran Duy Ly, pg 225. Cherry case in as found condition in original and worn in places finish. Having found a similar example sold at auction on the internet this clock originally had a scalloped top piece between the finials and a half round decorative piece on each side of the top chimney block. The right finial's tip is damaged. Other than that the rest of the case appears to be intact. Original paper dial has age darkened. Interesting paper beat scale in the bottom of the case. Hands and pendulum are original. Movement is signed. Sold by Russell & Jones after they took over the Terry Clock Co. in 1888. - movement marked Terry, so probably remaining old stock. Ht 40"
706 $500 $700 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn. "Calendar No. 43" double dial perpetual calendar 8 days, time and strike, spring driven walnut shelf clock, c1912 the case retains a nice old finish, with some small dings, losses, and age splits. The backboard has split, allowing the calendar unit to loosen and tilt. The original paper dials show some wear and toning; the rear labels are large and impressive. The reverse-paint glass decorations are very good on the original glass. Ht 29"
707 $2500 $3500 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Atlanta", wall clock, 8 days, time and strike, two brass weight driven movement in an oak case with silvered metal dial, c1893 the case has been cleaned to a dull matte finish. The dial is in good condition with almost no loss. The weights are replacements. This is a very rare model and the first we have handled in 20 years. Ht 53"
708 $900 $1200 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Calendar No. 27", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock. c1893 Oak case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted time dial has some rubbing marks to some of the bottom numbers, a couple of dings on the brass bezel and a small paint flake in the center. Original calendar dial has a few small paint loss areas. Hands are original. Nice label on back of case. Ht 44.75"
709 $800 $1000 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Calendar No. 33" 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in oak, c1908 Partially refinished oak case with remains of an original alligatored finish. Original paper time dial with some wear and surface stains. Original calendar dial is very clean. Calendar rollers are clean for their age. Hands are original. Clean label on back of case. Ht 39.25"
710 $650 $850 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Calendar No. 36", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock. c1891 Walnut case with a grungy original finish. Middle piece on the base bracket has been broken and repaired. Top of the splat has also been broken and repaired. Original time dial has darkened a little, but still pretty nice for its age. The calendar dial is new. Hands and pendulum are original. Round metal access door on the back of the case is missing. The left finial has a little damage. Nice label on back of case. Ht 28"
711 $750 $1000 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Calendar No. 43", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut, c1912 Refinished walnut case in very nice clean condition. Both dials are original with some staining and light wear to the time dial. The calendar dial has some minor stains at the mounting screws. Hands are original. The door glass appears to have been restored. Original calendar rollers have darkened a little. Clean label on back of case.
712 $500 $700 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Eton", 8 day, time and strike, walnut wall clock. c1906. Walnut case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with some staining, minor chip at the time side winding arbor and a little wear to some of the numbers. Hands are original. Fancy looking pendulum bob is not original. Top finial is a replacement. Nice label on back of case. Ht 39.75"
713 $500 $600 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Oswego" 8 day, time and strike, double dial gingerbread style calendar clock. We could not find this example in the catalog. There is a partial label on the back that reads "American Manufacturing-" . This model was most likely made for them. c1900 Oak case in nice condition in original finish. Original paper dial has age darkened a little, but is nice shape for its age. Original calendar dial has some small stains around the mounting screws. The calendar drums have age darkened. Hands are original. Nice labels on the back of the case. Door glass is original with some very minor loss. The crest has been broken and repaired. Ht 28.5"
714 $500 $700 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Perth" 8 day, oak wall timepiece, c1893 Reddish color oak case with what looks to be a wax coating over an old finish. Original painted dial has age darkened a little with some loss in the center area and a couple minor flakes. Hands are original. Two small turned knobs are missing on each side on the bottom bracket. The two side finials are modern replacements. The block for the center finial looks to be a replacement. Clean label on back of case. Ht 41.5"
715 $350 $550 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Study No. 10", 8 day, time and strike, wall clock. c1893 Cherry case in an old finish with a small repair to the front round pieces just below the top molding in the cupola. Original dial has been poorly repainted. Hands and pendulum are original. Ht 26"
716 $450 $650 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Study" oak 8 days, time and strike, 2 weight open-well wall clock, c1891 we do not see this exact model in Ly, but see others like it on-line and the movement, with its old ladder chains, is stamped Waterbury. There is an old dry finish on the solid oak, and the tarnished brass weights have an embossed pattern. The metal dial has been repainted. Ht 30"
717 $400 $500 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., mahogany 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock with "Saxon" figure, visible escapement, c1893 we find this bugler in Ly's illustrations of ornaments and figures, but not this or any other figural clock in a wood case (all others are cast metal), so this is a rare piece. The original finish on the wood and statue have just minor blemishes and wear. Approximately a fourth of the wood on the top urn base has broken away and is absent. The brass dial, beaded bezel, and beveled glass all are good; the pallets are steel. The signed movement needs a pendulum. Ht 18"
718 $1300 $1700 Daniel Pratt & Sons, Reading, Mass., "Alexis No. 1", 8 day, rosewood veneered wall timepiece. c1872. Rosewood and grained painted timepiece in very nice condition in original finish with a very small damaged spot on the bottom edge and a couple of tiny veneer chips on the back edge. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the mounting screws and along the dial edge. Tablet and hands are original. Movement is signed. This clock was manufactured by Welch for Pratt. movement signed E. N. WELCH. Ht 26"
719 $1000 $1200 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., "Arditi", 8 day, time and strike, D. J. Gale Patent double dial shelf clock. c1885 Refinished walnut case in very nice condition. Original paper time dial with some circular scratches and a little wear and minor staining. Original calendar dial is slightly soiled. Hands are original. Nice label inside case and on the back. Wood block that supports the gong has been replaced. Movement is signed. Ht 27"
720 $1000 $1500 Waterbury Clock Co, " Regulator No 4", "Rosedale", 8 days, weight oak and burl veneer wall timepiece. c1885 This case design was made by both Waterbury and Welch and offered as a two weight timepiece. This model has an A frame type Waterbury movement. that was not used in the Welch model but a similar looking A frame movement with solid plates was used by Waterbury in some of their regulators. Refinished ash and ash burl case in nice condition with some slight damage on the right bottom tip and the left edge of the bottom fence. Original black dial is very nice for its age with a ding at about 12 o'clock and another at 2 o'clock. Brass hands look to original with part of the tip on the minute hand missing. Weights appear to be replacements. Ht 51"
721 $450 $650 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn., "Alexis No. 1", 30 day, double spring wall timepiece, c1872 Rosewood veneered and grain painted case in nice condition in an old finish with some of the grain painting remaining on the front molding. The small curved area of veneer behind the right carved decoration is lifting. Original dial has been repainted. Original tablet with some minor loss of the background. Hands are original. Nickel plated movement is signed. Hands are original. Nice label inside case. Ht 26"
722 $3000 $4000 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn., "No. 11 Regulator", wall clock, 30 days, time only, double spring driven movement in a mahogany case with painted metal dial, c1889 the case has been nicely refinished and the gold leaf incising has been attractively reapplied. There are several plugged holes in the bottom of the case where the movement was once anchored to the wall. The dial has very minor touch up. There is a small dent in the pendulum bob. Ht 60"
723 $300 $400 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn., "Norma", 8 day, time and strike, mahogany mantel clock. c1889 Refinished mahogany case in very nice condition with a small scratch on the base. Original time porcelain dial has hairline cracks, Center porcelain dial has hairline cracks and a repair at the winding holes. Hands are original. Ht 16"
724 $450 $550 E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., "Verdi", 8 day, time and strike, hanging wall clock, c1878 the boldly grained rosewood veneered case has been nicely refinished and has some minor veneer repairs and losses on the octagon edges The original painted metal dial, with seconds track, has faded numbers. The gilt border on the lower door is in very good condition, and the label remains on the back of case. Ht 31"
725 $1250 $1750 E. N. Welch, Forestville, Conn., "Arditi with D. J. Gale patent perpetual calendar, walnut 8 days, spring wound with strike, c1885 the case retains a nice old finish with just a few minor scuffs. Both paper dials show some wear and toning; some of the two rear labels remain, and the inside paper label is nearly complete. The calendar unit is signed and advances properly. The glass appears to be newer. Ht 27"
726 $1200 $1500 Welch, Spring & Co, Forestville, Conn., " Audran B.W.", 8 day, time and strike, B.B. Lewis double dial calendar clock, c1872 Walnut case in as found condition in original decayed finish. There is shrinkage crack in the main front panel. Original paper time dial is fairly clean for its age. Bottom calendar dial is very nice. Hands are original. Very clean label on the back of the calendar door. Ht 32"
727 $250 $350 Welch, Spring & Co, Forestville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, rosewood column and cornice shelf clock, c1875 Rosewood veneered case in very nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. Both tablets are original with some lifting and loss. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins and wear to the spandrel decorations. Hands are original. Strap brass movement of the type found in the column case made by S.C. Spring before Spring merged with Welch in 1868. It has a very unusual label normally found in the calendar clocks made by Welch, Spring & Co. who used this slightly modified movement in their early wall calendars. Ht 32.5" Welch, Spring and Co must have acquired a large number of these strap movements in the merger, as they appear in clocks for several more years.
728 $800 $1000 Welch, Spring & Co., Bristol, Conn., " Gerster V.P." 8 day, time and strike, Patti series in rosewood case shelf clock, c1880 Rosewood and rosewood veneered case in very nice condition in original finish. Original dial is very clean with an attempt to repair paint loss in the center area. There is a small ding on the small center raised brass ring. Hands, tablet and pendulum are original. Nice label on back of case. Ht 18.5"
729 $4000 $6000 Welch, Spring & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Calendar Regulator No. 5", 30 day, double spring walnut double dial wall timepiece, c1878 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish with glass sides and remains of the original gilding on the molding surrounding the glass. Original painted time dial is flaked a little at the center calendar hand. B.B. Lewis calendar dial is very clean with some very minor flaking at the edge near "Aug". Hands are original. Ht 40"
730 $900 $1200 Welch, Spring & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Patti V.P.", 8 day, time and strike, rosewood shelf clock, c1880 Rosewood and rosewood veneered case in original finish. Original painted dial with some minor inpainting at ten o'clock. Hands, pendulum and tablet are original. Dark, but readable label on the back of the case,
731 $1000 $1500 Welch, Spring & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Wagner B.W. Hanging" walnut 8 days, time and strike, calendar clock, c1878 this early rare model has had extensive restoration and now is an attractive example. The refinished case has new finials, bezels and glass, and the dials are bright white on new brass pans. The backboard retains its black flock paper, but there is no cover over the calendar unit. Estimate reflects the non-original components. Ht 31"
732 $2000 $3000 Welch, Spring & Co., Bristol, Conn., rosewood 2 weight time time only, wall clock, case design by Solomon Spring, c1860 this large rare model , "Unknown No. 47", appears in the addendum section of Ly's new Welch book, page 500, showing the example we sold back in May, 2005. This one has an old finish, retains its flock paper on the inside backboard and has its gilt pendulum rod. The dial has been repainted and the weights may not be original but are the correct size. Both glasses appear newer. The movement, on its old seat board is unsigned but matches the photo. The pendulum tie-down and hands are home-made. Ht 39"
733 $800 $1100 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Cary V.P.", 8 day, time and strike, rosewood shelf clock. c1880 Rosewood and rosewood veneered case in very nice condition in original finish with a very small piece of veneer missing at the door latch. Original painted dial is very clean with a couple small flakes in the center. Hands, tablet and pendulum are original. A little worn and now protected label on back of case. Ht 20"
734 $3000 $5000 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "D.J. Gale Patent Astronomical Calendar" gallery wall clock, 8 days, time, strike and perpetual calendar, spring driven pendulum movement in a mahogany veneer and sheet metal case with a 24" painted metal dial, c1880 the original upper time only, movement has been replaced with a Welch, 8 days, time and strike, movement commonly found in the "Verdi" model. To accommodate this new movement two extra holes have been punched through the original dial and some alterations have been made to the interior of the case. The original stepped bezel has been replaced with a combination of a flat wooden bezel and a painted sheet metal strip that surrounds the backboard. The time and strike, movement is functional and is attached to the Gale calendar mechanism which appears complete. Diameter 28"
735 $800 $1000 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Patti V.P.", 8 day, time and strike, full-size rosewood case shelf clock, c1886 Rosewood and rosewood veneered case in very nice condition in original finish with a small nick on the left side of the base and small piece of veneer on the back edge of the top missing. Dial looks to have been professionally restored with a scratch at 7 o'clock. Pendulum and tablet are original. Nice label on back of case. Ht 18.5"
736 $1500 $2000 Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Wagner, B.W. Mantel", 8 days, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut. c1878 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the winding arbors and discolored repair in the center area. Calendar dial in very fine condition. Hands are original with the tail to the day of the week hand on the time dial missing. Very nice label on the back of the door. Finials are original with the center finial missing part of the base. Ht 26"
737 $600 $800 Welch, Spring and Co., Forestville, Conn., "No. 4 Round Head Regulator", rosewood 8 days, time only, double dial calendar wall clock, spring movement, c1878 the top bezel now is stained wood, not rosewood as remains in nice refinished condition on the rest of the case, and the top glass is cracked (easy replacement). The little tab to latch the upper bezel is absent. The lower dial looks good, but the painted metal upper dial was redone by The Dial House, and the labeled metal cover for the calendar unit is gone. The large inside label is present, but dark and worn. Ht 32"
738 $2000 $2500 Welch, Spring, & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Patti No. 2", shelf clock, 8 days, time only, double spring driven, nickel plated movement in a rosewood case with papered metal dial and silk screened front tablet and clear glass sides, c1889 The clock is in excellent original condition with minor abrasions to the paper dial and loss to the label on rear. Ht 10 1/2"
739 $3000 $4000 "Girandole" reproduction wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a gold leafed and gold painted mahogany case with painted metal dial and reverse painted throat and lower tablets, c1910 the bottom door and base carving have been clear coated and the lower part of base above carving has an age split. The typically convex throat glass is original but flat. This turn of the century reproduction is of overall good quality with a fine eagle finial. Ht 42 1/2"
740 $1200 $1500 Elmer O. Stennes, Weymouth, MA, 8 days, weight cross banded patent or banjo timepiece. C1968 Case is stamped "68". Mahogany cross banded case in excellent condition with beautiful tablets. Original dial is very nice. Hands are original. Movement inside the case was made by Kilbourn & Proctor. Ht 42"
741 $5000 $7000 Elmer O. Stennes, Weymouth, Mass., "Girandole" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a gold leafed mahogany case with painted metal dial and convex reverse painted throat and lower tablets, dated 1961, serial #3 this early Stennes creation is in excellent condition with minor tarnish to the brass sidearms. The aluminum eagle finial fits loosely on the threaded screw. The movement is a Waltham type and unsigned. The weight is stamped Stennes, Weymouth, Mass. Ht 44"
742 $4000 $6000 Foster Campos, Pembroke, Mass., "Girandole" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a gold leafed mahogany case with painted metal dial and convex reverse painted throat and lower tablets, dated 2000, serial #3 the clock is in excellent original condition with the movement stamped "FOSTER CAMPOS PEMBROKE MA" and numbered "1060". The reverse painted lower tablet is signed "MOBERG". Ht 42"
743 $2000 $3000 Foster Campos, Pembroke, Mass., "Lyre" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a carved mahogany case with carved Prince of Wales finial, reverse painted tablet and a painted metal dial, s#16, dated 1979 the clock is in excellent like-new condition. Ht 43"
744 $1500 $2000 Girandole reproduction wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven Kilbourn & Proctor movement in a mahogany case with gold painted front and reverse painted throat and lower convex glass tablets and painted aluminum dial, c1980 there is some flaking to the gold paint on the girandole balls. The dial is an Elmer Stennes copy. Ht 47"
745 $3500 $5500 Simon Willard lighthouse bridal clock reproduction by the Petrick Clock Company of Port St. Lucie Florida, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement with a t-bridge, anchor recoil escapement and polished solid brass plates. The movement is mounted in a hand turned solid hardwood painted case, with hand blown glass dome and painted roman numeral dial, c2000 the clock is in "like new" original condition. The original Simon Willard antique clock that this was fashioned after sold at Sotheby's auction house in 2006 for $744,000. Ht 32 1/2"
746 $7000 $9000 Ted Burleigh, Winchester, Mass., "Girandole" wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in gold leafed mahogany case with reverse painted convex throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial, dated 1976, serial #7 the case is in excellent original condition with minor tarnish to the brass sidearms and minor gold leaf loss to the eagle finial. The movement is stamped Kilbourn & Proctor Inc. and the dial was painted at the Dial House of Georgia. The lower part of throat and case are stamped "TEB-7". Ht
747 $400 $600 Wayne R. Cline, Bowling Green, KY, Mini No. 70 Regulator in cherry with 8 days, front key wind spring driven movement, c1980 almost like new with serial number on rear C525320. Ht 15.5"
748 $2500 $3000 France, 3 piece mantel garniture in gilt brass, the clock and candelabra in the rococo style, heavily laden with foliage and C scrolls, the case front with inset polychrome enamel decorated porcelain panel featuring a man and woman in fancy dress, Roman numeral porcelain dial with gilt chapter and cupid at the center, the gilt candelabra similarly ornamented, but each with a single figure, and 8 days, time and strike, pendule a Paris movement by Japy Freres, c1910 Clock and candelabra dirty, and with significant loss to gilding, porcelain panels very good, dial with minor losses to gilding, minute hand replaced, case bottom loose, glued in and will not support gong, movement ticks but does not strike, Ht 19 1/2"
749 $1700 $2200 French crystal regulator, Japy Freres 8 days, time and strike, movement, counting the hours on a gong and a single blow at the half hour, the gilt oval case with beveled glasses and cloisonné bands at the top and bottom, gilt Arabic numeral dial signed "A. Stowell Boston", with cloisonné border and center, blued steel hands, gilt pendulum with miniature portrait of a fashionable woman behind glass, signed "T. Karl", c1900 Case with remnants of gilding, some tarnish, left glass with long chip at lower left, right glass with chip at upper left, dial with wear to gilding and numerals, hands with minor oxidation, movement fully wound, dirty, not running, strike train functions, hammer arbor with solder, will need service, 10.75"
750 $650 $850 French figural clock, cast brass and bronze, Japy Freres 8 days, time and strike, movement also signed Blot & Drouard, Paris, c1880 the original surfaces show only minor wear on the ornate base and detailed camel and driver. A center rear foot has broken away and is replaced by a newer metal brace. The blue enamel cartouche numbers have some fading of their gold numbers; there never was a front bezel and glass. The rear door and movement, with count wheel and bell strike, need to be better secured in the case. The pendulum has lost one brass face. Ht 18"
751 $500 $800 French gilt bronze 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock, c1880 there are spots of oxidation on the gilt surface, but overall the condition is nice on this heavy ornate figural. The white porcelain dial has a faint hairline; there never was a front bezel and glass since this originally was under an oval glass dome. The count wheel and bell striking movement has the Japy Freres Gnd. Med. d'Honneur stamp. Ht 18"
752 $750 $1000 French gilt-bronze and marble figural clock with hunter and dog, Marti Medaille de Bronze 8 days, time and strike, movement, c1890 the veined marble and beveled glass are fine, and there is only minor wear to the original gilt ornaments and the engraved dial. The movement has the Marti stamp, but the slow/fast shaft is absent so rate adjustment now is done on the pendulum. Ht 13.5"
753 $2200 $2800 French Lyre form mantel clock, Japy Freres 8 days, time and strike, pendule a Paris movement counting the hours on a bell and with a single blow at the half hour, gray marble case with gilt bronze ornament, signed white enamel dial with blue Roman numerals and Arabic outer five minute markers, gilt Louis XV style hands, all mounted to a later, gilt tripod base, c1880 Clock has had a few alterations over the years, the gilt mask at the top of the lyre is added, the tripod base is also a later feature, marble good with minor flakes, the dial is good with a hairline at 12, the signature is faint, and not readable, hands are very good, ticks and strikes, Ht 23.5"
754 $500 $750 French marble and cast bronze garniture set: figural 8 days, time and strike, clock; two ornate urn sidepieces, c1880 the bronze has an old warm somewhat worn patina, and the veined stone pieces are intact. The base of the statue is signed "L.F. Moreau" and needs to be tightened a bit on the base. The porcelain dial and beveled glass are fine. The movement, with count wheel and bell strike, is by A.D.Mougin, and needs a pendulum. One sidepiece has two broken rear feet; one is repaired and one is missing its lower portion. Ht of clock is 25"
755 $600 $800 French marble and cast metal garniture set: 8 days, time and strike, clock with figures titled "Retour Du Bois"; two urn candlestick sidepieces, c1880 the veined stone is intact, and the detailed castings retain an old finish. Both candlestand top cups are loose and appear to be arms from another candelabra The multicolor floral porcelain dial, beaded bezel, and beveled glass all are good. The count wheel bell strike movement is by Marti, and needs a bell. Ht of clock 24.5"
756 $400 $600 French portico clock, Japy Freres 8 days, time and count wheel strike pendule a Paris movement, back plate signed "Rollin a Paris", counting the hours on a bell and a single blow at the half hour, ebonized case, brass inlaid twist turned columns with gilt bronze capitals and bases, case also inlaid with engraved brass ornament and highlighted with tortoise shell, ivory and mother of pearl, gilt bronze bezel and pendulum incorporating elements of the Baroque, Rococo, and Classical styles, signed white enamel Roman numeral dial with blued steel hands, all on an brass inlaid, ebonized base, the underside signed "Rollin", and covered with a glass dome trimmed with braided cord, c. 1845 Case very good with good polish, brass inlay very good with one small loss at top below scallop shell, a few minor losses to ebonized surface, gilding very good, enamel dial with spider hairlines and chips at winding arbors, signature illegible, hands appropriate and possibly original with minor oxidation, base probably original, with losses to brass line inlay, minor veneer losses, and split rear foot, glass dome very good, braided cord faded but appropriate, and may be original, movement ticks and strikes. If you have always wanted one of these, this is the one to bid on - very well preserved, and in need of minimal attention Ht 25"
757 $700 $900 French repoussé hallmarked silver mantel clock with Vincenti 1855 8 days, time and strike, balance wheel movement, c1870 this rare fancy clock is in very good original condition with some mild tarnish to the ornate surfaces. The multicolor porcelain dial is fine except for part of a missing garland near the right winding hole. The small movement, with maker stamp, has a jeweled balance platform. We did not research the hallmarks, but have provided a close-up photo of them. Ht 12"
758 $600 $900 French, "Vernis Martin" painted wood case with Japy Freres 8 days, time and strike movement, c1890 the painted wood surface, with a few minor losses, has the authentic cracking pattern around the pastoral and floral scenes and fancy gilt cast metal mounts. The convex beveled glass and sectored porcelain dial are fine. The signed movement strikes on a gong. Ht 14"
759 $600 $800 French, table clock, 8 days, spring driven movement in a glass case with applied gilt castings and gilt bezel and multicolor white enamel dial, c1910 ticks. The rear cover is absent. The dial has no hairlines. Ht 9"
760 $2400 $2800 J.C. Laresche à Paris, France Empire table clock, 8 days, time and strike, silk thread suspension movement in a gilt case flanked by lions holding rings and bunches of grapes with white enamel dial and fancy hands, c1820 the case has been polished. The minute hand has been repaired. There are some flakes in enamel around the left winding arbor. Ticks and strikes. Ht 15"
761 $750 $1000 Large French figural clock, 8 days, time only, movement, gilt spelter case supported on acanthus decorated feet with Corinthian pilasters at the corners, case sides with tropical landscapes, the front with a chained slave to the left of the dial, and a crowned female figure holding the end of the chain to the right, the case top with two soldiers before a planted flag, one wounded, supported and defended by his comrade, sculpture signed but illegible, white enamel Arabic numeral dial with gilt, sunk center, gilt bezel with thick beveled glass, c1900 Clock case refinished, top of case slightly bowed from the weight of the sculpture, dial is dirty with fading numerals, minute hand missing, hour hand with rust, good glass, movement ticks, but should be serviced, pendulum missing Ht 37"
762 $1500 $2000 Swiss mantel clock, Japy Freres 8 days, time and strike, movement, back plate also marked "M.R. & Co.", in a beautifully carved Swiss case, a rooster atop shed with thatch roof, the hen below in foliage feeding her young, wooden dial with blue enamel cartouche Roman numerals, Breguet style hands, c1880 Case very good overall, with minor losses to tips of foliage, roosters tail, and one of the chicks feathers, a few old repairs to previous breaks, dial very good with one small chip on XII cartouche, hands painted white, replaced, movement ticks and strikes, bell and pendulum missing, Ht 18"
763 $700 $900 Daniel Pratt & Sons, Reading, Mass., 8 day, weight brass movement banjo timepiece. c1865 Case is stamped "66". This is most likely an Attleboro type banjo retailed by Pratt possibly from the shop of George Hatch. Walnut case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted zinc dial with some loss at the mounting screws and a scratch in the center area. Tablets are black and stenciled and don't appear to have ever been out of their frames. Nice card label and setup instructions inside the case. Hands are original. Ht 28.5"
764 $900 $1200 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., 8 days, gilt front presentation patent or banjo timepiece. c1925 Mahogany case in nice condition in original finish. Some of the balls on the bottom bracket have lost some of their gilding were repaired with gold paint. Gilt finial has some loss. Original painted dial has a little paint loss at the mounting screws. Hands and pendulum are original. Movement is signed. Small tie down block that anchors the pendulum is missing. Ht 41"
765 $600 $900 Fraser Forgie, Fryeburg, Maine, cross banded mahogany 8 days, time only, weight driven banjo clock, dated 1986 Forgie was an early leader in the NAWCC and an accomplished craftsman. This high quality reproduction case includes fine reverse paint tablets, heavy cast brass hardware, nice painted dial, Kilbourn & Proctor movement, and correct lead weight. He signed and dated the back of the lower glass. Ht 34"
766 $700 $1000 Herschede Hall Clock Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, mahogany banjo clock with a Little & Eastman, Boston, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement, c1920 the case retains its old finish, with some minor scratches, and original reverse paint glasses with some flaking and inpainting. The thin painted brass dial has the Herschede name, but this is a mixed lot with an older rarer movement mounted in a slighly newer case. Ht 41"
767 $800 $1200 Samuel Abbott, Montpelier, Vermont?, 8 days, weight panel front patent or banjo timepiece. c1830 This movement could be a variant made by him as he made similar type movements. Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish with a couple of small veneer chips on the door. Dial looks to have been repainted a long time ago and has aged nicely. Period hands. Very unusual movement design. Door glass is cracked. Ht 33"
768 $1400 $1800 Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., 8 days, weight mahogany patent or banjo timepiece with brass roping and a Mount Vernon tablet. c1930 Case is stamped 106. Mahogany case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial is very clean with a couple tiny chips at the winding arbor. Bottom tablet looks to have had some restoration. Hands are original. Ht 40"
769 $1000 $1200 Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., 8 day, gilt weight driven banjo timepiece retailed by Bigelow Kennard & Co, c1930 Mahogany and gilt case in very nice condition with one ball on the bracket base missing and one other with a partial loss of gilding. Original painted dial with some wear and loss to the numbers. Beautiful set of very colorful tablets with restoration to the background paint in the center area. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 42"
770 $250 $350 Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., 8 day, miniature patent or banjo timepiece. c1930 Mahogany case in nice condition in original decayed finish. Nice tablet of the Boston State House. Original painted dial has slightly darkened. Access door to view the escape wheel on the back of the case is missing. There is also a shrinkage crack in the backboard. The movement most likely needs a cleaning as it runs for awhile and stops. Ht 21"
771 $1200 $1500 Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., 8 day, weight Patent or banjo timepiece in walnut. c1930 Walnut case in very nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with a small flake at the center hole, minor loss at the mounting pins and some slight discoloration on the edges. Hands are original. Original tablets with a little paint lifting in a very small area of the border. Ht 42"
772 $1200 $1600 Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., 8 days, weight mahogany patent or banjo timepiece with a gilt bracket. A tablet depicting Perry's victory naval, c1930 Case is stamped 34. Mahogany case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting screws. Hands are original. Nicely painted tablets.
773 $800 $1200 Sessions Clock Co., Forestville, Conn., "Regulator No. 5", wall clock, 8 days, time only, two brass weight driven movement in a mahogany finished case with a paper over metal dial, c1912 the case has been professionally polished and waxed to a glossy appearance. The lower left and right side of case have additional screws anchoring glue blocks on inner corners of case. There is some veneer lifting and splitting on rear of case. The dial is in excellent condition. Ht 50"
774 $250 $350 Atkins Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., "London", 8 day, time and strike, rosewood shelf clock. c1870 Rosewood veneered case in original finish with small veneer loss on the left side of the base and a couple of small dings. Painted dial has some at the mounting screws and wear to the numbers. Upper glass maybe a replacement as these clocks usually came with a glass with decorated spandrels on the corners. Hands and tablet are original. Aged label inside case. Ht 16.5"
775 $275 $375 Birge, Mallory & Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, double decker shelf clock, c1840 Refinished mahogany veneered case in very nice clean condition with just a couple of minor veneer chips on the base. Original painted dial with some minor paint cracks. Mirror in the center is a replacement. Bottom tablet is original with a small crack in the lower right corner. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 37.5"
776 $500 $700 Birge, Peck & Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, triple decker shelf clock. c1850 Mahogany veneered case in original finish with some veneer loss on the base, on the blocks above and below the columns and a couple of small pieces on the upper door. Gilt areas on the eagle splat and column tops and bottoms are now gold painted. A little damage to the head area of the eagle splat. Original painted dial is very clean with some loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Both tablets are original. There is evidence the case had feet that are now missing. Ht 34"
777 $250 $350 Birge, Peck and Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight, triple decker shelf clock. c1850 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with some dings and chips on the base. Columns are very nice with most of their faux graining and gilding intact. Original dial has been repainted. Center area originally had mirror, but is now clear. Bottom tablet is original. Hands are original, but the minute has been repaired. Feet have been replaced. Clean label inside case. Ht 35.5"
778 $250 $350 Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, mahogany round gothic or beehive shelf clock. This example was exported to England and has an overpasted label that reads: "Warranted Brass Clocks sold by J. Giscard, Watch and Clock Maker, Silversmith and Jeweler, High Street, Downham Market, Agent for the Western Life Office". c1850 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with some loss on the base. Original painted dial is very clean with some minor loss at the mounting screws. Hands and tablet are original. Movement retains original brass springs. Movement is signed. Ht 19"
779 $700 $900 Brewster Manufacturing Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time, strike and alarm, four column O.G. Gothic or onion top shelf clock, c1853 Refinished rosewood veneered case in very nice condition with some very minor veneer loss on the base, a small piece missing on the door and a small repair on the upper left side. Decorative original painted dial with what looks to be a later varnish finish has some loss at the mounting screws, one of the winding arbors and couple of very small areas on the edge. Hands and table are original. Case houses a ribbed plate movement made by Brewster & Ingrahams. This clock was most likely made not long after the breakup of the firm in 1852 into Brewster Mfg. Co, and E. and A. Ingrahams. Ht 20"
780 $750 $1000 C. & L.C. Ives, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, carved column and splat triple decker shelf clock. c1835 Mahogany veneered case in an old finish in very nice condition with a couple small veneer chips on the base and small veneer pieces on some of the small blocks above and below the columns. Original painted dial is very clean for its age with some minor wear at the mounting pins. Hands are original. A very nice original painted tablet. Beautifully carved columns and splat. Ht 38"
781 $250 $350 C. & L.C. Ives, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, mahogany triple decker shelf clock. c1835 Refinished mahogany veneer case in very nice condition with just a small ding on the right side. Original painted dial in very nice clean condition. Bottom tablet has been repainted on the original glass. Hands are original. Large strap brass movement. Clean label inside case. Ht 37.5"
782 $300 $500 Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 8 days, time and strike, remote fusee flat front shelf clock, c1850 Mahogany veneered case case in an old finish with chips and veneer repairs on the top front and sides, left front side and some minor loss and chips on the base. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Mirror is a replacement. Movement is signed. Clean label inside case. Ht 23.25"
783 $450 $650 Clarke, Gilbert & Brown, New York, 30 hour, time and strike, fusee movement mini OG shelf clock. c1840. This clock was made for export to most likely the South American market as the instructions are in Spanish. Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with the veneer on the bottom of the case restored. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Nice tablet. Clean label inside case. Ht 19.5"
784 $400 $600 Daniel Pratt, Jr. Reading, MA, 8 day, time and strike, rosewood veneer and ripple molding steeple shelf clock, c1850, Rosewood veneered case in an old finish with a couple of minor chips on the base, a small veneer repair on the lower left side and a small chip near the right chimney. The yellow appearance to the original dial is most likely from a coat of varnish or shellac that was applied to protect it. Hands and tablet are original. Movement is stamped: Brewster & Ingrahams and retains original brass springs. The label is an overpaste. Ht 20"
785 $250 $350 E. O. Goodwin, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, miniature mahogany column and cornice shelf clock, c1850 Mahogany veneered case in original finish with some veneer loss on the base and the left side of the cornice. The faux painted columns look to be intact under an old dark shellac finish. The dial looks to be original, but there are extra holes about 1/8" above the existing ones. The hands have been replaced with the proper type. Both glasses are original with some loss. Goodwin used Brewster & Ingrahams ribbed plate movement, and this one is correct. Dark label inside case. Ht 20.5"
786 $350 $550 E. Terry & Sons, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, wood movement quarter column shelf clock, c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with one small veneer piece missing on the base. Original painted dial is in good condition with a little wear. Hands are original. Stenciling on the columns looks to be original while the stencils on the splat may have been restored. The left ear on the splat has been repaired. Tablet has been restored on the original glass. Clean label inside the case. Ht 30"
787 $400 $500 Eli Terry, Jr. & Co., Terrysville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight wood movement carved columns and splat shelf clock. c1835 Refinished mahogany veneered case in fairly nice condition with a couple a chips on the base and couple just above the top door. Original painted dial is very clean with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original; but minute hand looks short or tip broken. Original bottom tablet is about 50% gone. Pulleys are not original. Clean label inside case. Ht 38.75"
788 $800 $1000 Elisha Manross, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, fusee strap brass movement double steeple shelf clock, c1845 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old finish with some minor veneer loss on the base and a chip on the lower door. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the mounting pins and the winding arbors. Hands are original. Both tablets are original, although the bottom tablet has a corner crack. Nice clean label inside case. Ht 23.5"
789 $300 $400 Forestville Manufacturing Co., Forestville, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight double decker column and gilt splat shelf clock. c1845 Mahogany veneered case in very nice clean condition in an old and possibly original condition with just a small piece of veneer missing the top right side return. Faux graining and gilding on the columns is very nice. Original tablets with a lot of restoration. Original painted dial with some loss at the mounting pins and some small loss in the center area. Hands are original. Very clean label inside case. This is a scarce model with movement that winds at 10 and 2. Ht 29"
790 $800 $1000 Fraser Forgie, Fryeburg, Maine, 8 day, Mahogany reproduction of a Mass. shelf timepiece. Mr. Forgie made this entire timepiece including the movement, dial and case c1990 Very figured mahogany case in nice condition in original finish. The front panel has developed a little bit of a bow. The rest of the case looks fine. Mr. Forgie was a well-known collector and author. He co-wrote with Edwin Burt an NAWCC supplement on Concord Clockmakers in 1967. Ht 30.5"
791 $800 $1000 Fraser Forgie, Fryeburg, Maine, 8 day, reproduction mahogany Mass. shelf timepiece, c1983 Reproduction mahogany case in fine condition made from old and new wood. The entire case, movement, dial , hands and weight were made by Mr. Forgie as stated on the label inside the case except for the glasses. They were painted by Linda Abrams in 1981. Mr. Forgie was a well know collector and author. He co-wrote with Edwin Burt an NAWCC supplement on Concord Clockmakers in 1967. Ht 32.75"
792 $1200 $1700 Heman Clark, Plymouth, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, four column two door empire shelf clock. c1823 Refinished mahogany veneered case in pretty good condition with veneer repairs on the base, a piece missing the right side base, veneer repair on the lower door hinge and at the key escutcheon. There is some damage to the area around the upper door top hinge. The wood weight guides inside the case appear to have mouse damage. Original iron dial has numerous small flaked areas. Bottom tablet is a replacement. Hour and minute hands are original, but the minute hand has been repaired. The seconds hand is a replacement. Original pulleys. Ht 26.25"
793 $250 $350 Henry Hart, Goshen, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column and splat shelf clock, c1830 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish with some small veneer chips on the base. Stencils on the columns and splat are original. Original wood dial is pretty clean for its age. Tablet is original with some loss. Original upper glass has a crack in the lower right corner. Hands are original. Partly decayed label inside case. Ht 30"
794 $750 $1000 Henry Terry, Plymouth, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight mahogany plate wood movement double decker shelf clock. c1832 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with a small veneer chip on the base and a couple chips just below the crest. Remains of original stenciling on the columns. Remains of the original gilding on the carved paw feet with the right foot having a small piece on the upper right corner missing. Original painted dial is very clean. Original hands. Mirror in the door, though old maybe a replacement. Ht 37"
795 $750 $1000 Hill, Goodrich & Co., Plainville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, O.G. column shelf clock with and Ives' cast iron back plate brass movement, c1842 Refinished mahogany veneered case with some minor damage on the case corners, the left corner of the door has a small piece missing as well as a couple chips. Original painted dial has age darkened a little with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Bottom tablet is original with background over painted with layer of white paint. Gilt columns and crest are in very nice condition for their age. Original weights. Clean label inside case. Ht 31"
796 $300 $400 Hills, Goodrich and Co., Plainville, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, brass movement hollow column clock, c1842 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish with some veneer repairs on the base, loss on the base, veneer repair on the flat area above the bottom door and a couple a chips on the bottom door. Mirror in the lower door is original. Tablet in the upper door is a replacement. Original painted metal dial with some loss at the mounting pins and at the winding arbors. Hands and weights are original. Ht 28"
797 $250 $350 J. J Beals & Sons, Boston, Mass., 8 day, time and strike, four column onion top shelf clock. c1850 Refinished mahogany and mahogany veneered case in very nice condition. Original painted dial has a poor repair in the center area. Tablet and hands are original. This is a Brewster & Ingrahams made clock retailed by J.J. Beals. Clean label inside case. Movement is signed. Ht 20.5"
798 $1200 $1500 M. W. Atkins, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, detached fusee movement steeple on frame with candle finials shelf clock. c1851  Refinished mahogany veneered case in very nice condition with a couple tiny veneer chips on the base. Original painted dial fair amount of paint loss mainly on the edges and at the winding arbors. Both tablets look to be later replacements. Hands are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 25.5"
799 $1500 $1800 Munger & Benedict, Auburn, NY, 8 day, time and strike, Mahogany ironing board top carved column shelf clock, c1832 Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in very nice condition with an original alligatored finish. There is a small piece missing on the underside of the bottom molding. Original painted dial with a small loss between two and three o'clock and in a couple places on the outer edge. Hour and minute hands are original. Seconds hand is a replacement. Very nice well preserved wall paper inside the case as well as a very nice label. Original tablet with some minor restoration. Original eagle pendulum. All of the pulleys are replacements. Ht38.75"
800 $200 $300 New England Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and alarm, cigar box cottage clock. c1852 Rosewood and mahogany veneered case in original finish with a tiny chip on the door and some loss on the left side. Original signed painted dial with some loss at the mounting screws and at the winding arbors. Hands are original with some loss to the minute hand tip. Tablet is original with some loss. Fairly clean label inside case. Alarm movement has original brass spring. Ht 11"
801 $250 $350 Robinson & Collins, New York, 8 day, time and strike, detached fusee brass movement shelf clock, c1845 Mahogany veneer and pine case in an old finish with some minor loss on the base. The bevel frame, case sides and half-round moldings are plain finished pine and not veneered. These parts would have been veneered originally. Original painted wood dial with a little wear and some loss at the mounting pins. Hands are period and most likely original, although the minute hand has a bushing to fit the movement. Original tablet is worn. Original 30 hour movement converted to an 8 days, by the addition of sections from the front plate stampings. Ht 20.5" For a veneered case, see Year Clock Co [J. R. Mills] timepiece in this catalog; cases had same origin.
802 $800 $1200 Rodney Brace, North Bridgewater, Mass., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement triple decker pilaster and cornice top shelf clock. c1830 Large mahogany veneered case with maple accents on the flat pilasters in very nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. The bottom door has a small piece of veneer missing. Original painted dial is in very nice clean condition. Hands are original. A very nice tablet. A little dark but very readable label inside case. Ht 41"
803 $300 $400 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight "Franklin Clocks" wood movement carved column and splat shelf clock. c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with some age cracks on the door veneer and a couple small pieces missing just below the chimneys. Original painted dial has some poor restoration to numbers on the bottom half. Both tablets have been restored. Nice set of pineapple finials. Good label inside case. Ht 37.5"
804 $500 $700 Smith & Goodrich, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, fusee sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1850 Rosewood and mahogany veneered case with some veneer loss on the base, small piece missing on the door, at one of the chimneys and on the door moldings. Original painted dial with loss at the mounting screws. Original tablet. The minute hand is a replacement The left spire has a small piece missing on the top. Clean label inside case. Ht 20"
805 $300 $500 Solomon Stow, Southington, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, wood movement half column and splat shelf clock. c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case in very nice clean condition. Stenciling on the columns and splat has been restored. The painted dial with some wear looks to be original as the pins that hold the dial line up with the cross bar. The problem is the stretchers behind the dial have been moved from their original position, but from the oxidation to the wood it appears they were moved a long time ago and may be original to manufacture of the case. The backboard has been shifted in the case as there is a 3/4' piece of wood on the bottom. The individual boards may have been moved to close a gap from shrinkage of the wood. The chimney caps looked to have been replaced. The wood finials are not original. The tablet is original with some loss. The movement is a type made by Stow. An example of this movement can be found in "Eli Terry and the Connecticut Shelf Clock", 2nd ed. by Roberts and Taylor, Pg. 307. Ht 28.75"
806 $400 $600 Terry & Andrews, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time, strike and alarm, rosewood veneered round gothic or beehive shelf clock, c1845 Refinished rosewood veneered case with some small loss on the base and a small damaged section on the back edge. Original painted dial has minor loss at the mounting screws. Hands are original. Original frosted glass with some wear. Movement is signed and retains original brass springs. Clean label inside case. Ht 19"
807 $275 $375 Terry and Andrews, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, and alarm, mahogany veneered steeple clock, c1850. Refinished mahogany veneered case in clean condition with some minor veneer loss on the base. Original painted dial with some minor loss at the mounting pins. Tablet appears to be original, but has been restored. Hands are original. Movement and alarm retain original brass springs. Ht 20"
808 $500 $700 Unknown maker of a reproduction Curtiss & Clarke Platt type case with an 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement. Mahogany and mahogany veneered case with carved columns and feet. The columns and feet are carved with some skill but certainly not at the same skill level as the individuals who carved the original from which these may have been copied. Nicely painted dial. Ht 24.5"
809 $250 $350 William Bradley (Successor to Seymour, Hall & Co.), St. Louis, MO, 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement column and cornice shelf clock. c1843 Refinished mahogany veneered case has been professionally restored and both tablets painted by Tom Moberg. Original painted dial with shrinkage cracks in the paint and some loss at the mounting pins. Hands are original. Movement is original to case and conforms to label stating the movement has brass bushings. Ht 31.75"
810 $400 $600 Country tall clock, 30 hours, time and strike, wooden works movement with painted wooden dial, c1830 in a contemporary pine case with tiger maple highlights on trunk and hood by Frasier Forge of Fryeburg, Maine, c1985 the case is in excellent condition. The dial and movement are in good condition. The weights and pendulum bob are period. The pendulum rod is a replacement. The dial has been drilled at some time for a key-wind movement, now fitted to a proper wood movement, but key holes remain. seconds and calendar hands replaced Ht 82 1/2"
811 $1000 $1500 English, attributed to Elliott and retailed by J.E. Caldwell, mahogany 8 days, time and strike, weight-driven long case clock, c1900 there is a lot of potential in this substantial high-quality clock. The slender inlaid solid mahogany case has a nice old finish, but is missing its two side moldings on the base and some of the string inlay, and the bonnet door knob is absent. The brass weight shells are tarnished, the pendulum may be missing its brass cover, and the ornate dial is good, with the Philadelphia jeweler's name, but its moon dial has lost a lot of its paint. The movement has thick plates and well-polished wheels, with maintaining power on the time barrel. Ht 81"
812 $700 $900 George Maynard, Medford, England tall clock, 8 days, time, calendar and bell strike, weight driven movement in an oak case with brass dial and spandrels, c1770 the case has been refinished, the center finial is absent and the two side finials are replacements. There are age splits to both sides of the hood. The trunk does not seat squarely in the base, which causes it to lean heavily forward. The hands and weights are replacements. The pendulum and crank key are both period. Ht 87"
813 $400 $600 Henry Lepaut, 5 Rue Halevy, Paris, France, tall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven heavy brass movement with pinwheel escapement and rope winding in an oak case with white enamel dial with maker's signature, c1870 the case has an excellent old finish. The movement is very high quality and signed. The dial has one light hairline. The weight may be a replacement. Ht 89 1/2"
814 $1750 $2250 Regulator floor standing, 8 days, time only, weight driven Swiss movement with mercury pendulum, pinwheel escapement and center sweep seconds in a custom wooden case with reverse painted trunk door and base glasses and white enamel dial, c1880 the case appears to retain its original finish with an uneven glossy overcoat. The lower glass is a repaint on old glass and the trunk door glass has been reblacked. The movement is mounted on a seat board and rests on side brackets. Includes a custom bottom bracket to adapt to a wall hanging clock. Ht 70"
815 $500 $700 Riley Whiting, Winchester, Conn., tall clock, 30 hours, time, calendar and bell strike, weight driven wooden works movement in a pine case with painted wooden dial, c1825 the case has been stripped of all finish and has a few age splits in the arch of the hood The dial is in very good condition. The movement is in good condition but needs service and has no bell, stand nor pendulum and rod. The weights are not original and have been replaced with ogee weights. Ht 78"
816 $800 $1200 S. Whalley, Manchester, England tall clock, 8 days, time, calendar, moon phase and bell strike, weight driven movement in an oak case with broken arch hood and scallop finial and brass dial and spandrels, c1770 the case has an old finish. The rear portion of the left broken arch has been broken and repaired. There are portions of the Greek Key design on upper molding absent on corners and sides. The reeded corner column on left side of base and base front are split. The flat molded lower portion of base is an old replacement. The two cast iron weights are early but mismatched. The pendulum is a custom replacement. The crank key is period. Movement c. 1750; may be original to case or case may be a decade or two later. Case is oak. Hands too late for this period.Ht 87 1/2"
817 $1500 $2000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth, Conn., tall clock, 30 hours, time, calendar and bell strike wooden works movement in a vinegar grain painted pine case simulating bird's eye and tiger maple with painted wooden dial, c1825 the old case retains a great original vinegar grain painted surface with some wear and flaking to the right side and hood door. The movement is in good condition but needs service and may not be original to the case. The dial has been nicely repainted and the pewter hands are replaced. The pendulum rod and bob are replacements. The tin can weights are original. Ht 89"
818 $1200 $1600 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., tall clock, 30 hours, time, calendar and bell strike, wooden works movement in a grain painted pine case with painted wooden dial, c1820 the grain painting is original. The dial is original and needs cleaning and the pewter hands are original. The top crest, fretwork, capitals and dust cover are replacements and the lower dial frame is absent on hood. There is a crack on the right hand side of the hood door that has been poorly repaired. The glasses have been replaced. The latch on trunk door has been moved up 3" leaving the original location hole exposed. There are an age splits on both sides of plinth and hood. The left riser needs to be secured. The tin can weights and pendulum are period. Masonic dial has been shellacked and now yellowed, but could be cleaned by a professional like Kathy Edwards. Ht 86 3/4"
819 $1500 $2500 Tall clock, Germany retailed by W.K. Cowan & Co., Chicago, 8 days, time, strike, moon phase and chime on marked Herschede Crown Symphony tubes, three brass weight driven movement in a mahogany case with beveled lower glass, paw feet and sunburst on lower plinth and brass dial with silvered chapter ring and strike / silent selection, c1915 the case retains its original finish and is in good condition with very minor wear. The dial is in very good condition with minor spotting on chapter ring. Ht 94"
820 $600 $800 William Barton, Wigan, England, tall clock, 8 day, time, calendar, moon phase and bell strike movement in an oak case with broken arch, mahogany highlights and inlay and painted iron dial, c1850 the case has been professionally refinished and has some great inlay. The 3" lower portion of base is replaced. The left side of the arch has a split and has veneer lifting. The finials are replacements. The dial has been repainted. The case is leaning forward. Ht 92 1/2"
821 $2000 $3000 Tower clock, European, three train, time, strike and chime, weight driven movement, smaller or compact size, in painted wrought iron frame, circa 19th century there is light surface rust on some iron parts of the movement. The brass has been cleaned. The pendulum is a custom replacement. The Westminster train drive is complete but has no chimes, hammers or drum, which would have been another mechanism. The time and strike, train are in good condition and the time train was ticking. The striking lever which activates the hammer is bent and missing its rear mount. There are no weights. Height 21", Width 33", Depth 18"
822 $5000 $7000 French mystery clock, "La Balancelle" double dialed shop window regulator, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in nickel plated grid iron pendulum form starburst case with two white enamel dials, one with sweep seconds and the other without, c1850 the dial without sweep has a chip at 12 and a series of hairlines emanating. The dial with sweep has some enamel repairs and a chip at 12 and 6 with some hairlines emanating. Ht 52 1/2"
823 $7000 $9000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 14 Regulator" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a black walnut case with, gold leafed pendulum rod, painted metal dial and reverse painted tablet, c1874 the clock has an untouched original finish. There is a 1/2" x 1/8" of trim absent around lower tablet. The very bottom of the case has some molding damage and roughness and extra nail holes to tighten the base. There are several extra holes beneath the dial, which is unsigned as pictured in Tran Du Luy's "American Clocks", Volume 1, page 119. The case lock assembly is absent and has been replaced with a hook and eyelet. Ht 44 1/2"
824 $6000 $8000 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Regulator No. 12", wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven Swiss movement with two glass vial mercury pendulum, sweep seconds and pinwheel escapement in an oak case with white enamel dial, c1890 the case retains its original finish in a dark tone described by the Waterbury catalog as an oak case with cabinet finish. The glass is old and wavy. The dial is in excellent condition with no hairlines. The pendulum rod is in good condition. The beat scale and label are original and in good condition This is a nice overall example. Ht 86"
825 $4000 $6000 Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Regulator No. 62" floor standing regulator, 8 days, time and strike, two weight driven movement in a mahogany case with unusual keystone shape with silvered dial and raised brass numerals and fancy center, c1890 the case retains its original finish and has a good full label on reverse of case. The movement has been serviced and was in good running order at Mr. Frascatore's home. This is a very unusual clock, and only the second one we have handled in 40 years. This specific example sold for $8000 plus 15% buyer's premium in our October 30th & 31st, 2010 sale. Ht 89"
826 $6000 $8000 William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Regulator No. 12 Hanging" wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven Swiss movement with a three glass vial mercury pendulum, sweep seconds and pinwheel escapement in an oak case with white enamel dial and glass displaying "STANDARD TIME", c1895 the case has been professionally refinished and is in very good condition with bird's eye panels flanking front door and a burled center panel inset in case rear. The weight is a replacement. The Standard Time on the old wavy glass is a decal. The dial is in very good condition with no hairlines. Ht 92"
827 $10000 $15000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Monumental Gallery" wall clock (140 series), 8 days, time only, compounded weight driven movement with external slow / fast adjustment in an oak case with 28" painted wooden dial and counterbalanced hands, c1920 the clock is in excellent original untouched condition with original finish and paint on wooden dial. The Howard signed movement is stamped "12 1/2". The hands, pendulum (with repair on upper portion of stick) and weight are original. The rear of the wooden dial has provenance professionally noted claiming original installation at the Maine Central Railroad Station in Lewiston, Maine. Ht 37", Width 88"
828 $10000 $15000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 29 Gallery" clock, 8 days, time only, compounded weight driven movement with external slow / fast adjustment in a mahogany case with 24" reverse painted glass dial, c1930 the case retains its original finish. The bracket base is a professionally made replacement. The lever to actuate the pendulum has been replaced with a wire. There is also a gouge in the rear of case to give access to the pendulum. The original dial and hands are in excellent condition with no flaking. The Howard signed movement is stamped "11 1/2". The weight is a replacement. Ht 45 1/2" (with bracket), Width 63" (with bracket)
829 $35000 $45000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 6 Regulator", figure eight wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a black walnut case with a painted iron dial, reverse painted tablets and damascene pendulum bob, c1874 the clock is in outstanding original condition including case finish, dial paint, glasses, pendulum rod and bob, tie down and weight stamped "1". There is a very minor 1/2" long flake in bottom of lower glass tablet. This is the finest example we have ever seen. Ht 58"
830 $15000 $20000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "No. 70 Regulator" with 20" dial, wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case with painted wooden dial and reverse painted lower tablet for "BASS RIVER LODGE 141", c1890 the case is in excellent original condition with original finish and bold graining in the walnut with some white wall paint along the bottom rear edge. There is a 3/4" x 1/8" piece of rear right side molding absent. The dial is in very good condition with very minor scratches. The weight baffle has been replaced and no longer has a pendulum tie down. The original Bass River Ridge Lodge tablet is in excellent condition and also included is a separate reproduction standard Howard style tablet, professionally done in the red, gold and black. Of Note: the Masonic Bass River Lodge is located at 242 Old Bass River Rd, South Dennis, Mass [on Cape Cod], These larger Howard models are increasingly difficult to find. Ht 50"
831 $10000 $12000 Howard & Davis, Boston, Mass., "No. 1 Regulator" banjo wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a rosewood grain painted cherry case with paper over zinc dial, reverse painted tablets and damascene pendulum bob, c1860 the case retains its original bold rosewood graining. The original dial paper is in very good condition with no losses. The original paint on the tablets is starting to flake and the pendulum stick is clear coated. The weight is original and stamped "1". Ht 50"
832 $8000 $12000 Ithaca Calendar Clock Co., Ithaca, N.Y., "No. 0 Bank", wall clock, 8 days, time and perpetual calendar, two weight driven movement in a walnut case with papered metal dials, dated 1879 the case has been nicely refinished and reassembled using some Philipp's head screws. There is a 10" x 5/8" piece of new wood inserted at the top center of backboard. The lower two finials are replacements and there is an age crack in the lower right side of carved base. The dials are original. Ht 61"
833 $8000 $10000 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 7" (long version) wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case, dated 1888 the clock is in excellent original condition including case finish, paint on dial, hands and lower glass. The 2 3/4" x 3/4" strip on lower rear base has been replaced. Ht 47 1/2"
834 $2500 $3000 Birge & Fuller, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, wagon spring steeple on frame with candle finials or double steeple shelf clock. c1844 Mahogany veneered case in original finish with some chipped areas on the base and just above the bottom door. Original painted dial with some minor wear and some loss and inpainting at the mounting screws. Minute hand looks to be a replacement. Both tablets are replacements. Movement is signed. Nice label inside case. Ht 26"
835 $4000 $5000 Eli Terry, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement outside escape pillar & scroll shelf clock. c1820 Mahogany veneered case in an old finish with repairs to the the scroll tips. The feet and part of the skirt on each side attached to the feet have been replaced. The numbers and gilt decoration have been restored on the original dial. Tablet is not original. The molding on the base at the bottom hinge has a little damage. A set of period finials. Hands are original. Ht 28"
836 $2000 $2500 J. R. Mills & Co., New York, Crane's Patent, 8 day, time and strike, two weights three ball rotary pendulum shelf clock. c1846. This model was made in Bellesville, New Jersey and sold by the Year Clock Co. from its store in New York. The J.R. Mills & Co. was located in Bellesville. Examples of the case with pictures of the movement can be found in: "NAWCC supplement 16, summer 1987, Aaron Dodd Crane, An American Original", pg 71. Rosewood and mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old finish with some veneer loss on the base sides and the top sides. Paper dial behind glass has a stain on the lower right corner. Original three ball gilt lead pendulum. Model E style movement. Hands are original. Nice label inside case. Proper style frosted glass may be a replacement. Case retains original dust cover, often missing. Ht 21"
837 $2000 $2500 Spencer, Hotchkiss & Co., Salem Bridge, (Naugatuck), Conn., 8 day, time and strike, weight Salem Bridge movement shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in very nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. Mirror is a replacement. Original wood dial is slightly soiled but is otherwise nice condition. A very nicely carved original crest. Pulleys are original. Minute hand is a possible replacement as the minute hand on these clocks generally didn't have a tail. Hour hand is original. Nice label inside case. The door to this clock is suspect as it is made of solid mahogany rather than a simple veneered pine and the applied moldings are not typical, but is very nicely made and the color blends very well with the rest of case. The stretchers behind the dial have been moved from their original positions, but the dial is proper for this clock and may have been done at the factory. Ht 32"
838 $2000 $3000 Boston area box lyre wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in a gilded mahogany case with painted metal dial and throat and lower reverse painted tablets, c1830 the case has an old gold painted finish, nicely buffed to give an aged look. The tablets are repainted in the proper style. The movement is original to the case and is similar to those produced by Joshua Seward, Boston, Mass with split screw projecting through the back plate where it is pinned to hold movement in place. For reference please see Paul Foley's, "Patent Timepieces", page 66. This same clock sold for $3300 plus 10% buyer's premium in our April 21st & 22nd, 2007 auction (lot 499). Ht 40"
839 $2000 $3000 E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., 8 day, banded case patent or banjo timepiece, c1980 Case is stamped "289". Mahogany and banded veneer case in excellent original condition. Movement is signed. Tablets were painted for Howard by Tom Moberg. Ht 33"
840 $2750 $3750 Israel F. Tappan, Manchester, Mass., "Banjo" wall clock, 8 day, time and alarm, weight driven movement with weight driven alarm striking on surmounted bell in mahogany case with gold leaf front and reverse painted throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial, c1820 the case retains its original finish with darkened gold leaf and several case repairs to top portion. The original painted throat tablet has later touch up and the original lower tablet is cracked. The alarm weight is absent. This clock sold for $4800 plus 15% buyer's premium in our May 14th & 15th, 2011 sale. Ht 34 1/2"
841 $1800 $2200 Lyre clock, New England, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a carved mahogany and mahogany veneer case with a painted metal dial and reverse painted tablet, c1830 the case retains its original finish with crack repair and portion of base absent on leaf finial. There are three age splits to the carved throat frame. The dial has been repainted and has a later applied Aaron Willard signature. There are multiple empty holes underneath dial. The weight baffle is a replacement. Ht 40"
842 $5000 $6000 Martin Cheney, Montreal, Quebec, banjo wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with figured mahogany throat and lower panels and painted metal dial, c1835 the case is refinished and the lower panel and curved portion of base near backboard are cracked. The unusual original single piece backboard extends the whole length of the case. The head has an age crack which runs from the bezel hinge to the rear of case. There is some restoration to the lower section of the throat panel and the lower door is slightly warped. There is an age split to the left side of the case near the throat. The lower half of the trim on the aperture for the pendulum bob is absent. The dial is original with original paint and signature and has the original heart shaped hour hand. The unusual extra long weight is original. Ht 37"
843 $1800 $2200 Massachusetts, probably by George Hatch of North Attleboro, "Baltimore Banjo" figure 8 rosewood-grained cherry 8 days, weight driven timepiece, c1860 Although unsigned, we are comfortable with the Hatch attribution. The grained case and reverse paint tablets are in very nice restored condition, and the metal dial has been repainted. The movement, gold-painted wood pendulum stick, brass face bob, and hands are all correct. Ht 33"
844 $3000 $5000 New England banjo wall clock, variant, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with gold leafed front, reverse painted throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial with rare indication of hours on a rotating disc, behind a crescent opening, c1820 the case retains its original finish with a later presentation base. The top finial has been repainted. The reverse painted tablets are period. The dial is an old repaint with good crazing. The movement is original to the case, however the keystone has been altered and the dial raised by several screws randomly set around perimeter of banjo head to assist in clearance. The case is stamped "824" in three places. The lower box retains its original glue blocks, weight baffle and tie down assembly. Ht 39"
845 $5000 $7000 Simon Willard & Son, Boston, Mass., banjo wall clock, 8 day, time, bell strike and alarm, two weight driven movement in a mahogany case with reverse painted throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial, c1828 the case retains its original finish with minor age cracks in the half round molding on the throat panel. The original painted dial has some minor loss at the mounting pins. The signature on the dial appears to be authentic as the age cracks in the paint are reflected in the signature, however some areas strengthened. The hands are original. The lower glass is a later replacement done on old glass by Tom Moberg. The old broken glass has been taped and included. The angular glue blocks for the tablets are replaced. The movement is mounted to the case with two large screws through the backboard and is on a thick spacer which has always been there. The old side arms and finial are probably a little later. This same clock sold for $6500 plus 15% buyer's premium in our May 15th & 16th, 2010 sale. Ht 29 1/2"
846 $2500 $3000 Unknown, possibly New Hampshire, patent or banjo wall clock, 8 days, time and alarm, weight driven movement with weight alarm in a mahogany case with reverse painted tablets and painted metal dial, c1825 the round molded case has an old and possibly original finish. The half round molding has some shrinkage cracks. The single piece pine backboard has a cutout to make room for the bell. The movement is attached to the case with a single screw through the back plate. The original painted dial has general wear to the numbers and is attached to the head with two L turns. The hands are original. The bottom tablet (Escape of the Constitution) is original with some minor loss. The throat glass is a later replacement. The original, but broken throat glass from which the restoration was copied, is included. The weight baffle is a replacement. This specific clock sold for $4400 in our May 14th & 15th, 2011 sale. Ht 34 1/2"
847 $2500 $3500 Wm. Cummens, Roxbury, Mass., banjo wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven banjo with T-bridge suspension in cross banded mahogany case with reverse painted throat and lower tablets and painted metal dial, c1815 the case has been refinished and is in very nice clean condition. The War of 1812 tablets are replacements and very well done. Door opens with an L turn. Original painted dial is unusual with 5-minute markers and some minor paint losses on the edges. The signature is worn but recognizable as Warranted by Wm. Cummens". The alternate train movement with T-bridge suspension is mounted to the case with original through bolts, fillister style. The finial is a modern replacement. The moon hands are of the period, with repairs. A weight stop has been added below the movement. Several examples of this movement and dial signature can be found in Paul Foley's book "Willard's Patent Time Pieces", pages 34 - 37. This specific clock sold for $3300 plus 15% buyer's premium in our May 15th & 16th, 2010 sale. Ht 29 1/4"
848 $500 $700 Atkins Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., "Drop Octagon XX", 30 day double fusee wall timepiece. c1860 Refinished rosewood case in good condition with issues. The ripple molding just above the bottom door looks to have been replaced. There looks to be an additional backboard over the top of the existing one. The wood is very old and may have been added by someone to strengthen the original backboard. Dial is a modern replacement. Hands are period. Bottom tablet is original. Dial glass is cracked. Estimate reflects condition. Ht 24.5"
849 $2500 $3500 Atkins Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., "Octagon Drop XX" wall clock with alternate tablet, 30 days, time only, wagon spring driven movement in a rosewood ripple front case with ivory knobs, painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1860 the clock is in excellent original condition with minor roughness to bottom rear of case. The glass is now held with tabs instead of putty. Ht 25"
850 $1000 $1250 Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 8 days, time only, spring driven 22" gilt gallery clock, c1850 this is the largest version of this style, and retains its original east-west movement, signed wood dial, hands and factory label. The convex glass is old and bubbly, the hardware is old except for the bottom catch for the bezel, and the gilt finish has been restored. There are two interesting dealer labels inside, too. Overall diameter 22"
851 $300 $450 Brewster and Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 8 days, gallery timepiece, walnut bezel, c1850 the turned walnut bezel has its old original finish, now dark and with some scrapes and dings. The original painted wood dial is very nice for its age and retains a faint partial signature. The brass east-west movement is stamped with the company name. Good green inside label. Diameter 14"
852 $750 $1000 Litchfield Manfg. Co., Litchfield, Conn., mirror clock, 8 days time only, spring driven balance wheel movement in a mahogany case, c1850, the surface and both mirrors are original on this unusual style which is wider and shorter than the typical Hills design. The signed marine movement has a horizontal balance wheel. The dial pan may be old, however paper dial is a replacement, stressed to appear old (these dial pans were always painted); hands are old; the small tab holding the door closed is absent but easily replaced. Smaller size uncommon. Ht 30"
853 $1100 $1500 Silas B. Terry, Terryville, Conn., long drop regulator wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with painted metal dial and reverse painted lower tablet, c1855 the clock retains its original finish nicely rubbed down. The original dial retains its original paint with some flaking. The reverse painted tablet done in blue and gold is original. The label and paper beat scale in excellent condition. The upper glass has a 4" crack near top. The clock has its original weight and gold leafed pendulum stick. We sold a similar example in our October 1, 2001 sale for $2100 plus 10% buyer's premium. Ht 32 1/2"
854 $3000 $4000 Wallace Goodwin, North Attleboro, Mass., wall clock, 8 days, time only, weight driven movement in a rosewood grained case with paper over metal dial and reverse painted tablet, c1860 the clock retains an excellent original finish with excellent detail to rosewood graining. The weight baffle is absent. The papered dial is in excellent original condition with slight deterioration around mounting screws, which is not visible when bezel is closed. There are two screws in the dial flanking signature that do not set into any interior surface. The reverse painted tablet is in very good condition. Wallace Goodwin (1811-1881) was listed as a clock manufacturer in the 1860 census of Attleboro, Mass. Ht 29"
855 $400 $600 Charles W. Feishtinger, Fritztown, Penn., 8 days, walnut time and strike, double dial calendar gingerbread mantel clock, c1894 these cases and movements were made by the Waterbury Clock Co. The case has been nicely refinished, the painted metal dials are original, the front patterned glass looks newer. Ht 22"
856 $400 $600 L. F. And W. W. Carter, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, double dial B. B. Lewis calendar shelf clock, c1865 Rosewood veneered case in very nice condition with a newer shellac finish over what looks to be an original finish. Original time dial has wear and general abrasion to the finish. Calendar dial is very clean. Hands are original. Nice labels inside the case. Ht 21"
857 $800 $1000 L.F. & W.W. Carter, Bristol, Conn., "Calendar No. 8", 8 days, double weight, time and calendar, double dial shelf clock with BB Lewis perpetual calendar, c1865 Refinished rosewood veneered case in very nice clean condition with a very small veneer piece missing on the bottom front edge. Original painted time dial with some light oil stains at the winding arbors and the center area. Hands are original. Calendar dial is in excellent condition. Very clean label inside case. A very nice example. Ht 36"
858 $1000 $1500 L.F. and W.W. Carter, Bristol, Conn., rosewood 8 days, weight driven double dial calendar timepiece, c1863 this case retains an old dark finish with some scuffs and scratches. The painted metal dials are very good with a stain at the top of the upper dial, as are the inside labels on the backboard and B.B. Lewis calendar unit. The two weight time only movement (by Welch), and its pendulum, are correct. Ht 31"
859 $1200 $1600 Prentiss Improvement Clock Co., New York, "Empire with Calendar", 30 day, wall calendar timepiece, single winding arbor winds both springs at the same time, c1897 Mahogany case in original finish with the company name and the number "5004" stamped in the bottom front of the case. Based on the color of the case someone a long time ago cut out a small section of the case at the bottom probably to make it easier to slip the case off. A large portion of the original dial has flaked off and now has varnish coating to protect what is left. The calendar wheels are very clean. There is a bag of day plates in the case that are not currently mounted in the day rollers. Date movement assembly has the number 2484 stamped on it. Ht 37"
860 $500 $700 Southern Calendar Clock Co., St Louis, MO, "Fashion No. 2", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar shelf clock, c1876 Walnut and walnut veneered case in good condition with a fair amount of veneer missing on the base molding and on the top molding as well. Veneer on the two dial bezels is fine. Both dials have been repainted. Calendar rollers have age darkened with some staining. Hands are original. Movement is signed. Ht 31"
861 $1500 $1750 Southern Calendar Clock Co., St. Louis, Mo, "Fashion No. 6", 8 day, time and strike, double dial calendar clock in walnut. c1880 Walnut case in very nice condition in an old finish. Original paper time dial is in nice condition with some slight wear to the gold numbers. The seconds dial has a little more wear and some cracks in the paper. Original calendar dial is also very nice with a slight amount of wear in a couple of spots. Hands to the time dial are original. The calendar hand is missing, but a substitute is with the clock that could be used although it is not brass. Calendar rollers have a little wear. Original finials. Ht 32"
862 $1000 $1400 Southern Calendar Clock Co., St. Louis, Mo., "Fashion No. 3" walnut 8 days, time and strike, perpetual calendar shelf clock, c1877 this early model shows its old dark finish with some small scratches and dings, and the tips are absent from the two side finials. A top seam in the door needs to be glued The original glass retains its gold "Fashion". The painted metal dials show just a bit of wear and yellowing; the calendar rollers are quite dark. The large brass bell, star pendulum, and inside black label are correct. Ht 32"
863 $1200 $1600 Southern Calendar Clock Company "Fashion No. 4", 8 days, time and strike, double dial calendar shelf clock. c1880 Walnut case in nice condition in a worn original finish. Both dials are original with a now yellowed varnish having been applied to prevent further loss on the upper dial. Hands are original. Original calendar rollers have age darkened. Finials are original. Clean label inside case. Ht 32"
864 $700 $900 Southern Calendar Clock Company, St. Louis, MO, "Fashion No. 2", 8 days, time and strike, double dial calendar clock, c1876 this clock is in very nice overall condition with an old refinish, good painted metal dials with small flakes at the edge screw holes, intact paper label inside the door, and some minor age cracks on the curved veneered base. The calendar rollers are dark originals. The Seth Thomas movement is correctly signed; its winding stops are absent (does not affect running). Ht 31.5"
865 $1600 $2000 Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn. "Huntress Ball Swing" with 8 day, time only, spring driven movement in blue finished ball case supported by bronze finished statue, c1901 this clock is in good condition with some loss to finish on ball. It is ticking. Ht 24 1/2"
866 $350 $500 English cast metal night table clock with verge fusee 30 hours, watch movement signed "Rob.Johnson, London", 19th century there is an old patina on the gilt movement case and base and the fancy iron stand, but the clear chapter ring is a replacement. The engraved movement will tick with pressure on the winder, but needs service, and the hour hand is loose. Ht 9.5"
867 $700 $900 Farcot French swinging doll 8 days, timepiece in an alabaster case with ormolu accents, the doll swings front to rear driven by two escape wheels and chaff cutter escapement, c1890 overall very good original condition with some slight roughness along stone edges. The white porcelain chapter ring is fine, and the doll has just a few dark spots. The round glass dome is new but cracked. Ht 11.25
868 $500 $700 France, gravity clock, time only, movement with open escapement and compound pendulum, white painted hands, glass dial with reverse painted Arabic figures, with gilt, molded base on ball feet, hexagonal columns and molded cornice with gilt finials, c1910 Case with good gilding, dirty, but would clean up nicely, top of drum with fine cracks at each column, dial and hands repainted, pendulum may be a replacement, will run for a short time, Ht 10 3/8"
869 $4000 $6000 French gilt and patinated bronze 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock, with a bronze figure of a grooming cat sitting on a pillow, the cat with nodding head, c1830, the dark patinated case with gilt trim decorated with acanthus and anthemion, gilt metal dial with engine turned center and black painted Roman numerals, Breguet style hands, and dial trim in the Grecian taste, the pendule a Paris movement with silk thread suspension striking the hours and half hours on a bell, the cat seated on a gilt pillow licks his paw as his head nods powered by a separate movement wound through the left side of the case The case is dirty, but the gilt and patinated surfaces are in good condition. The dial is dirty as well, and some of the numerals and chapter ring have been touched up. The hands are a bit rusty. The movement ticks and strikes, but will need service. The pendulum is missing. The movement that drives the cat is fully wound, and will tick, but also needs service. The screws which attach this movement through the case side are replacements. The rod and pivot for the cats head will at least need to be adjusted and may require replacement . Previous attempts to reattach this assembly and restore the cats motion have not been successful. The cat also had a tongue, which is now missing. The cat has glass eyes which are in very good condition. Case has had a "door" added to back to help exclude dust - would originally have been displayed under a dome. Ht 18.5"
870 $600 $900 French, Farcot, swinging doll alabaster 8 days, time only, mantel clock with ormolu accents, c1880 the doll swings front to rear driven by two escape wheels and chaff cutter escapement. The clock is in very good condition with virtually no edge chips or damage, and the cupid has an old patina. The porcelain dial and hands are good; its dial center is tarnished; there never was a bezel or front glass; the feet need a bit of straightening. The movement is correctly stamped. Ht 14.25"
871 $2500 $3000 Germany, possibly Oswald, "Skull" rotating eye novelty clock, the brown composition skull with 30 hours, time only, movement, red and yellow eyes, the back marked "Patented U.S.A. Aug. 31 1926 Made in Germany No Jewels", on a polished ebonized base, c1930 Very good overall, eyes appear to have had some blue around pupils, movement dirty, a vigorous shake will get it going for a few seconds, needs cleaning, Ht 5 1/8"
872 $2000 $2500 Junghans, Germany, acrobat automaton oak 30 hours, shelf clock, c1900 this rarely seen novelty clock is in very nice overall condition with a refinished case, good paper dial, and clean looking movement showing the Junghans trademark. The acrobat retains good color on his skin, trunks and slipper. Ht 15"
873 $500 $800 Junghans, Germany, 8 days, elephant cast metal swing clock, c1910 the metal surfaces retain their old patinas in good condition, with some wear on the bronzed elephant and some spotting and toning on the swinger's brass. The white dial is fine; the clock ticks, swings, and sets. Overall ht 11"
874 $2000 $2500 Mayer, Germany, 30 hours, novelty clock in a silvered cast iron case, the oval base with rocks and foliage, with a log cabin above, the male figure on the left looking in the window, his head rocking back and forth as the clock ticks, while on the right side, a woman and man embrace, the white enamel Roman numeral dial mounted to the front of the structure, while a panting dog emerges from a window above the clock, his tongue moving in and out as the clock runs, tall rectangular plate movement similar to a Zappler, the back plate signed "Mayer", c1865 Case dirty, but retains much of its original surface, figures and dog with gold paint, may have been painted originally, as the dog appears to have a bit of red paint near his mouth beneath the over paint rocking head reattached to wire with solder, dog tongue probably a replacement, casting in good condition, dial with hairlines, hands with loss to gilding, and with incorrect retaining nut, running but could use cleaning and adjustment Ht 6 3/4"
875 $6000 $8000 Popon, Paris, France, rare annular mystery clock, in a gilt bronze case, the molded base with Adamesque style scrolled vines with bellflowers, the sides with patinated plaques depicting children at play, the other with figures and a musician in a wooded landscape, the plaques set into panels with engraved foliage, corners with standing female figures carrying urns on their heads, below a platform with compote having scrolled handles and leaves and central mask, containing a rotating bowl set with Roman numeral enamel plaques indicating the hours, the minutes shown on the white enamel Arabic numeral dial in the case front signed "Popon a Paris", beaded hinged bezel, single blued steel Breguet style hand, and signed 8 days, time and count wheel strike pendule a Paris movement, sounding on a bell, with beveled gearing connecting the hour wheel to a cradle with the rotating bowl above, c1870 Gilding with losses, minor tarnish and discoloration, patinated plaques with minor scratches, hour numeral plaques good, minute dial very good, hand with oxide, movement with support for horizontal bevel gear reattached to front plate with large nut, connection to minute dial restored, count wheel, hammer and platform replaced, runs and stops, striking functional, will need service, Ht12"
876 $2500 $3500 Claude Hémon, Paris, France, bronze figural mantle clock, 8 day, time and strike, spring driven movement signed Hémon â Paris with silk thread suspension in a patinated bronze and brass case depicting two figures harvesting wheat and a cast brass bezel in wheat motif and white enamel dial, c1830 the clock is in excellent condition with remnants of gilding on brass. There is a set of very faint hairlines extending from the center arbor to 4. Ht 23"
877 $4000 $5000 France, lyre clock, white marble case with molded base decorated with gilt trim and floral festoons, the lyre with acanthus, floral garlands, beaded trim, and a large festoon of fruits and flowers, the top with floral wreath, white enamel Arabic numeral dial with polychrome enamel decoration, gilt Louis XV style hands, gilt bezel with convex glass, and a ring of brilliants attached to the knife edge suspended gridiron, which oscillates with the pendulum, 8 days, time and count wheel strike pendule a Paris movement, signed "AD. MOUGIN", counting the hours on a bell and a single blow at the half hour c1870 Case very good, marble without damage, gilt ornament very good with minor spotting and discoloration, dial with minor scratches, hands very good, brilliant ring with one replaced stone, movement ticks and strikes, Ht 20 1/4"
878 $4000 $5000 France, swinger, with unusual chain suspended clock, held aloft by a bronzed spelter statue of a young woman, standing on an acanthus decorated plinth, the inside of the base marked "L.S.F", the gilt drum containing the clock movement and dial with two bands of decorative reeding and beading, with decorated rods and chains attached to suspension springs, and all attached to a turned, beaded and engraved block, white enamel Roman numeral dial with fancy gilt bezel, pierced and engraved hands, with round, 8 day, time only, movement, c1890 Statue with wear and minor losses to surface, drum and chains dirty and with wear to gilding, dial replaced, hands good, suspension springs require replacement, movement ticks, Ht 24 3/4"
879 $7500 $9500 French figural clock, 8 days, time and count wheel strike pendule a Paris movement by Marti, contained in a gilt drum carried on the back of a patinated bronze figure of an elephant standing on a gilt bronze base with rococo style ornament, the drum with gilt foliage and seated figure holding a cluster of grapes, white enamel Roman numeral dial with Arabic outer 5 minute markers, signed "Costantin a Paris Grie de la Madeline", gilt Louis XV style hands, bezel with thick beveled convex glass, c1865 Case with gilding and patina restored, bezel glass good, rear glass missing, dial with a few tiny edge flakes, otherwise excellent, hands excellent, movement ticks and strikes, bell nut replaced, Ht 20 1/2"
880 $3500 $4500 French industrial "Ships Stern" clock by Guilmet, signed 8 days, time and strike, movement mounted in a silvered and gilt case representing a ships quarter deck, the captain rocking back and forth at the wheel as the upper part of the compound pendulum, with knife edge suspension, deck railing with gimbaled lamps, and a sailor coiling rope below, gilt Roman numeral dial with blued steel hands, all on a black slate base with gilt feet, c1885 Case good but dirty and with major losses to finish, slate base dull and with minor chips, dial refinished, hands replaced and with oxidation, post at right end of railing broken from deck, missing upper section with gimbaled lamp, screw for case back replaced with a wood screw, movement ticks and strikes, gong a replacement and not attached to case bottom, wooden case bottom loose. See D. Roberts "Mystery, Novelty and Fantasy Clocks" chapter 22 for more information on this clock Ht 11.75"
881 $5000 $7000 French Industrial clock by Guilmet, "Steam Hammer", with gilt and patinated bronze case on a black slate base with gilt feet, the hammer forming part of the pendulum, rising and falling to strike the anvil as the clock ticks, 8 days, time and strike, movement signed Japy Freres, counting the hours and striking the half hour on a bell, also with Guilmets mark on the back plate, dial with applied gilt Roman numerals, with gilt spade hands, c1880 Case is dirty, but good with some wear and loss to the gilding, steel parts with light oxidation, lower portion of hammer replaced, finials replaced, linkage from the lever at the left to the valve at top missing, base with a few minor chips/ flakes, numeral 2 on dial replaced, hands with minor oxidation, movement dirty but complete, escapement functions, suspension is intact, but all will require service and adjustment in order to function properly, back cover for movement missing, Ht 18"
882 $3300 $4300 French mantel clock, eight day time and strike, pendule a Paris movement, counting the hours on a bell and a single blow at the half hour, silk thread suspension, white and black marble and gilt bronze case supported on gilt toupie feet, the case front paint decorated below the dial with bunches of grapes and grape leaves, and with festoons of roses, forget-me-nots, and green foliage, with gilt bronze frame and beaded molding, on the right a gilt bronze putti standing on a stool and holding a basket of flowers, on the left a female figure with lyre, at her feet a quiver with arrows and bow, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, signed in red "Piolaine A Paris", gilt hands, and gilt bezel with convex glass, c1790 The case is very good overall, with a few minor flakes in the marble, losses to painted decoration (that any of this remains is incredible), good bright and matte gilt surfaces, beaded molding at base painted gold, gilding on bezel probably restored, dial very good with minor scratches and faint hairlines at 9:00 and 10:00, hands may be original, glazed bezel at back probably a later addition, movement ticks and strikes, Ht 17"
883 $5000 $7000 Rare French mystery clock by Guilmet, black slate with gilt and patinated ornament, with candelabra garniture, the signed time and strike, movement with crank and stirrup escapement, a bronzed spelter figure of a woman on top of the case, holding the pendulum, the pendulum impulsed through the nearly imperceptible movement of the gilt base on which the figure stands, candelabra in patinated spelter with Classically inspired ornament, on black slate bases matching the clock, later glass dial with black painted Roman numerals allowing the action of the movement to be observed, the original black slate dial with gilt Roman numerals is included with the clock, gilt bezel with thick beveled glass, gilt steel hands, pendulum with glass center, c1875 Clock case is very good, gilding dirty but intact, case with good polish, a few spots and loss of polish on molding at left front, a few minor flakes, female figure with good original surface, dirty and with minor losses, glass dial very good, original dial excellent, hands very good, pendulum with wear to finish, glass center with flakes and scratches, gilt bezel and beveled glass very good, movement is running and striking, will require escapement adjustment, bell replaced, suspension spring broken, candelabra bases with good polish, one with upper left corner broken and repaired, candle holders with repaired damage, gilding on feet and ornaments good, one handle missing, see D. Roberts "Mystery, Novelty and Fantasy Clocks", chapter 21 for more information on this unusual clock Ht 29.5"
884 $2000 $3000 Bawo & Dotter, New York, German "Elite" 8 days, triple fusee, three train, mahogany miniature bracket clock, c1900 chiming bracket clocks this small are uncommon, and this one is in very nice original condition. Bawo & Dotter were importers of European quality decorative items including clocks. The unusual chain-driven fusee movement has the Elite name, and the company is recorded as using these movements in cases made in this country. The pierced brass and silvered dial has some tarnish on the silver, but looks fine as is. The hefty coil gongs, key and pendulum are all correct. Ht 14"
885 $2000 $3000 J.C. Grogan & Co., Pittsburgh, by Junghans, Germany, mahogany 8 days, Westminster chime bracket clock with three train triple fusee spring driven movement, c1920 this heavy impressive German clock, retailed in Pittsburgh, is in fine original condition with just a few very minor scuffs and age cracks. The polished brass dial, finials, feet, side and rear window screens, and column ends all retain a good patina. The large movement does quarter-hour chiming on hefty coil gongs. Ht 18.5"
886 $1200 $1700 Johannes Friderich Schmidt, Kuttenberg, Austria, 3-Fusee Bracket clock, two day duration, crown verge, striking the quarters on 3 bells and the hour on a single bell, c1750 there is wear to the wood elements of the case, the rear door was brushed with gold paint, front door has repaired crack. The recently serviced heavy movement has cable on the strike fusees, and chain for the time fusee (proper, as the time fusee has flat bottomed channels). The "at rest" hook for the pendulum is absent. The rear plate bears the engraved name of the maker. The brass dial has cast and gilt royal crown spandrels, each with a bust, and the arch filled with an elaborate crown. There is also a mock pendulum aperture with a star shaped indicator. Hour hand with later end. A bell probably has been replaced since the 3 bells offer only 2 different pitches. Ht 13.5"
887 $2000 $3000 John Finch, London, burled walnut 8 days, double fusee bracket clock, c1700 movement in later case the brass movement and dial are signed and beautifully engraved, and the movement retains its crown wheel escapement and mock pendulum visible in the dial. The well-made case, with glass on all four sides, has just a few minor age cracks, dings, warps and lifts, and the hands are authentic reproductions. Ht 17.5"
888 $300 $400 Walker Hall Ltd, mahogany bracket clock, French 8 days, Westminster chime movement, 1929 presentation. case is in very nice condition with original finish showing minor scratches. Silvered brass dial is very clean with a small ding at about 2 o'clock. Hands are original. There is an engraved plaque on the base front which reads: "To Mr. C. Sheppard from Col. P. Burges as a token of grateful appreciation of 40 years service March 1929". Ht 14.75"
889 $350 $450 Rollin a Paris, French, for the English market, time and alarm, mini 8 days, skeleton clock, sold at the Great Exhibition of 1851 this example is signed on the dial and movement, but has no glass dome. Both the pull-wind alarm mechanism and the alarm set mechanism appear to be operating. Detailed information on this model can be found in Royer-Collard's book titled "Skeleton Clocks" and in Roberts' book titled "Continental and American Skeleton Clocks". Ht 8.5"
890 $1000 $1250 Skeleton clock, modern reproduction 8 days, triple fusee with quarter-hour chime on 8 bells, 1982 the overall condition is very good, and the engraved plate on the wood base indicates that the maker needed 335 hours to construct this clock from a 310-part kit. The dome has a stable crack on one side. Overall height to top of dome 20"
891 $400 $600 Draper (John), Maldon, brass dial one hand 30 hours, time and strike, weight driven movement in wood hanging case with slide-off bonnet, c.1750 we find a William Draper, Maldon, listed in Baillie, but this maker's signature appears to be abbreviated John or Jonathan. The brass posted movement, with recoil anchor escapement, top bell, rear count wheel, and weight hanging from a chain, appears to be in nice original condition. The dial, also in nice condition, has a silvered chapter ring and top boss, fancy cast spandrels, and textured center. The old stained pine case has a good later finish, and the glass is new. Ht of case 33"
892 $300 $500 English drop dial 8 days, mahogany hanging timepiece with fusee movement, c1900 the solid mahogany retains its original finish, the unsigned painted metal dial is very good, and the hands are correct. The movement has a gut cord to the fusee and the original heavy pendulum. One wood retaining peg for the dial assembly is absent (minor issue). Ht 19"
893 $2000 $2500 J.J.Elliott, London, England, one of the worlds largest tambour clocks, the walnut case with paneled front, heavily molded base and trim, terminating at each end in a volute with acanthus leaf, heavy cast bezel with thick beveled glass, silvered Roman numeral dial with blued steel hands, chime/ silent lever at 3:00, and heavy brass, 8 day, 3 fusee movement with full Westminster chiming on gongs, and counting the hours on a large gong, signed "J.J. Elliott 121 & 123 Rosebery Avenue London", with original key and pendulum c1910 Case top surface a bit faded, and with some minor blistering of veneer, and filled holes from finishing nails reinforcing the case, front with minor splits in the panel frame, and splits in the trim, minor scrapes and surface losses, front surface with scattered bloom, back door missing lock, bezel with minor spotting, silvering on dial with significant loss, black filler in numerals mostly absent, hands good, minute slightly bent, movement functioning properly, gongs with good tone, structure inside case supporting and anchoring movement replaced, key and pendulum good Ht18"
894 $3000 $3500 Thomas Hart & Co., London, England, 31 Bevis. Marks, bracket clock, 8 day, time, quarter strike and chime on 8 bells, spring driven triple fusee movement in a mahogany and mahogany veneer case with silvered metal dial, c1835 the case has been professionally restored and refinished with replaced screws in the feet and repaired cracks in the veneer. The fusee movement, which interestingly has extra large main spring barrels is sitting on shims to account for wood shrinkage. There is a repair to gong strike hammer arm. The pendulum tie down screw is absent. Ht 21"
895 $1000 $1250 Austrian carved wood 8 days, quarter striking 3 weight serpentine case Vienna regulator, c1880 this large case has been nicely refinished, but needs tips for two of its top finials and one glass side panel. The two other glasses are new. The porcelain dial has some hairlines, and the hands are incorrect. The brass weight shells are tarnished, the pendulum bob is shinier. The quality movement strikes on coil gongs mounted behind. Ht 59"
896 $400 $600 Austrian, dial signed "Franz Grofs, Wien", 8 days, time and strike, 2 weight walnut serpentine case Vienna regulator, c1880 the glossy dark stained case is in very good condition with some minor scuffs and scrapes. The front glass is old and wavy, one side panel is cracked. The top crest needs a dowel replaced to sit properly, and there is an extra bottom finial included. The white enameled dial is good; the brass weights show some tarnish. The movement, with rear mounted gong and threaded beat adjuster, is nice quality. Ht
897 $1250 $1750 Austrian, dial signed "Math Romer", 31-day time only, one weight Vienna Regulator with ribbon style calendar, c1870 not only are month-duration clocks rare, but ones with a vertical date indicator are rarer still. The oak case has been nicely refinished, the signed porcelain dial has just a few faint hairlines, and the porcelain calendar strip and beat scale are fine. The brass weight, with its date pointer, is somewhat tarnished. The movement, with its extra wheel, is high quality. The front glass is wavy; the side glass panels need to reinstalled, and one is broken at the top. Ht 42"
898 $400 $600 Carl Werner, Villingen, Germany, 8 days, spring driven time and strike, free-swinger carved wood wall clock, c1890 the case, decorated extensively with deep carving, has an old dull finish and a small chunk of wood missing from the bottom. The movement has the Werner trademark; the fancy pendulum is stamped brass. The ivory color celluloid dial with brass floral center matching the pendulum design, the brass bezel, and the hands are all fine. Ht 34"
899 $5000 $6000 Ernst Ferdinandi, Vienna, Austria, Dachluhr, 8 days, weight driven timepiece, the mahogany veneered case with light wood banding, glazed sides and front, white enamel Roman numeral dial signed "Ernst Ferdinandi in Wien", gilt, engine turned bezel, finely cut blued steel hands, brass movement with deadbeat escapement and maintaining power, polished brass weight, ebonized wooden pendulum rod with brass ball, c1830 Case good overall, with dirt and some fading, minor veneer loss at bottom of right side, banding with restoration at top of case, glass early, but replaced, dial very good with minor flakes at winding arbor, signature restored, bezel good, hands reblued, movement very dirty, pendulum hanger replaced, weight may be replaced, pendulum a recent replacement, door rubs right side of bezel when opening and closing the case Ht 36"
900 $400 $500 Franz Peucker, Wien, Austrian walnut 8 days, time only, weight driven Vienna Regulator wall clock, c1890 the Peucker name appears on the white porcelain beat scale along with the address "Neubau Breitegasse No.13". The unsigned movement, with maintaining power, is numbered 10673. The serpentine case retains its old dark finish with some age and shrinkage cracks, the finials are absent, and one glass side panel has a small piece missing. The porcelain dial has one faint hairline. Ht 36"
901 $500 $700 German quarter striking 3 weight 8 days, walnut Vienna regulator, c1900 the ornate case has its old surface but needs restoration, worthwhile for a big 3-weight. The lower side molding is absent, parts of the door needs attention, the beveled glass unit needs to be better secured, the minute hand is broken, the top round glass is missing and one side glass strip is broken. The quality movement, striking on two gong rods, is unsigned. The cream porcelain two-color chapter ring is very nice; and the dial center, weight shells and pulleys, and pendulum disk all share raised- pattern brass with an old patina. Ht 39"
902 $400 $600 German Vienna Regulator serpentine wood 8 days, time only, weight driven wall clock, c1880 the dark original finish is worn and scratched, and there are some shrinkage cracks, especially on the door. The finials and one side glass panel are absent; the front glass is new. The porcelain dial and beat scale are fine, the unsigned movement is good quality, the suspension spring is broken. Ht 33.5"
903 $400 $500 German Vienna Regulator walnut 8 days, time and strike, weight driven wall clock, c1900 the case retains its original finish with some small losses and veneer lifts, no top, and replaced bottom finial. The front glass is new. The porcelain dial has a few faint hairlines, the beat scale is good, the brass weight shells are dark, suspension spring is broken, and the hour hand is too small. The movement, with rear mounted gong coil, is unsigned. Ht 31"
904 $350 $550 German Vienna Regulator walnut 8 days, time only, weight driven wall clock, c1880 the fancy case is in very nice refinished condition with some minor age cracks and a few losses to the ebonized finials. The nice quality movement is unsigned but numbered 26546. The white porcelain dial and beat scale, and the painted wood pendulum stick and polished brass bob, all are fine. The brass shell weight is dark and a bit dented with a new hook. This clock was originally from the Tony Sposato collection and is documented in Bourne's Sposato auction catalog, Volume 2, lot 245. Ht 46"
905 $700 $1000 H. Hartel, Austria, walnut quarter chiming 2 day spring wound Vienna Regulator wall clock, c1860 this graceful inlaid case is in nice refinished condition with new glass and minor damage at the top corner. The white porcelain dial, surrounded by a heavy cast brass bezel, has some faint hairlines. The unsigned movement is missing parts from the quarter-strike system and now only the hour count is functional. We are assuming the maker name based on an old sticker on the rear of the seat board Ht 33.75"
906 $750 $1000 Joh. Salfer, Wien, Austria, Vienna regulator wall clock, 30 days, time only, weight driven movement in an Arts & Crafts oak case with enamel dial and engraved center signed by maker and engraved brass pendulum bob and brass weight, c1895 the clock is in excellent original condition with slight age abrasions on case and an age crack in the lower left side of bottom trim. There is a 1/4" dent in the brass weight. Ht 44"
907 $600 $800 Vienna Regulator stained wood 30 days, time only, weight driven serpentine wall clock, c1890 the dark finish is old and in overall good condition with some small blemishes, losses and separations. The finials are absent, the front glass is old and wavy but the side glass panels are broken. The porcelain dial has just a few faint hairlines, the beat scale is cracked, the suspension spring is broken. The long-duration movement is unsigned and needs a seconds hand. Ht 40.5"
908 $1200 $1600 Vienna Regulator, Germany or Austria, walnut quarter striking 8 days, 3 weight wall clock, c1900 this large ornate case, with its fancy top, is in very nice refinished condition, ornamented with full carved columns, turned finials and moldings, and framed burl panel on the backboard. The engraved brass dial has porcelain cartouche numbers, the weights and pendulum bob are patterned, and the unsigned movement has 2 coil gongs mounted to its back plate. One small lower finial is absent, and a skeleton key or latch is needed to keep the door closed. Note that one glass side panel is loose. Ht 66"
909 $750 $1000 Winbauer & Dangel, Baden, Austria, ebonized 30 day one weight time only, Vienna regulator, c1880 this high quality long duration Austrian timepiece is in very nice overall condition, with a high gloss finish on the elaborate case. The signed porcelain dial has one faint hairline between X and XI, and this may be the same Winbauer of Baden who earned patents in electric horology. There is an extra bottom half-finial, and the top ones are loose fits, indicating that these may be later. The painted wood pendulum stick, brass bob, and beat scale all look right. The weight has a dark worn patina. Ht 47"
910 $400 $600 Chauncey Ives, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany veneered case in good condition with a shiny shellac finish over what looks to be an original finish. The tips of the scrolls have been broken and repaired. One of the tips on the skirt is damaged. Original tablet with a fair amount of loss. Original painted dial with general wear. Hands are original. Fairly clean label inside case. Two period finials that don't match and one modern one. Ht
911 $900 $1200 Chauncey Ives, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old finish just a small veneer repair on the right corner of the base. Scrolls are intact. Original dial is fairly clean with some inpainting that does quite match on the flaked areas. Tablet is original with not well done repairs to the stenciled border. Movement was made by Ephraim Downes. Hands are original. Finials are old but not original. Ht 29"
912 $400 $600 E. Terry & Sons, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock. c1825 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with a small chip on the left scroll. Original painted dial is pretty clean for its age. Tablet is a replacement. Scrolls are intact and original. Feet are original. Nice set of period finials. Ht 29"
913 $700 $900 E. Terry and Sons, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, wood movement Pillar and scroll shelf clock with original tablet. c1825 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with original intact scrolls. Feet and skirt look fine as well. Original wood dial with some general wear. Brass finials are old but not original. Hands are period. Original reverse painted tablet with some loss. Case retains original metal dust cover behind the movement. Ht 29.5"
914 $2500 $3500 Seth Thomas Clock Co., Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement off-center pillar and scroll shelf clock. c1822 Mahogany veneered case in old finish with a small veneer chip at the top and bottom hinge and small piece at right middle veneer seam on the door. The left scroll tip had broken in the past and glued The case feet have been replaced. The original painted dial has fair amount of wear to the numbers and chapter ring with some loss at the mounting screws. Tablet is a replacement. Spun finials appear original, with new stems. Label inside case with some loss. Ht 28.5"
915 $3000 $4000 Connecticut banjo, 30 hour, time and strike, two weight driven, wooden works movement in a mahogany veneered case with painted wooden dial, c1830 the case retains its original finish with a well figured crotch mahogany throat panel. The lower panel is painted glass depicting lilies and pond. The backboard may be a replacement. There is minor veneer flaking. The dial is in outstanding original condition with original hands. Ht 34 3/4""
916 $800 $1200 Jerome, Thompson & Co., Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight groaner type wood movement reeded pilaster and scroll shelf clock. c1827 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice clean condition. The scroll tips were nicely repaired and the veneer from the repaired area back to the small chimney on each side was replaced to hide the repair and blended to match the rest of the scroll top. Original painted dial has general wear to the numbers and a fair amount of loss in the center area. Bottom tablet is original. The center tablet is original with only a part of the border left. Hands are original. Finials are replacements. Ht 35"
917 $400 $600 Norris North, Torrington, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight Torrington wood movement half column and splat shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish. Stenciling on the columns and splat while simple looks to be original. The splat was broken in the past and repaired. One of the side returns has been replaced. Tablet and upper glass are both replacements. Original wood dial is very nice for its age. Hands are original. Very clean label inside case. Ht 28.5"
918 $375 $475 Riley Whiting, Winchester, Conn., movement complete for tall clock, 30 hours, time and strike, wooden works, now on an oak wall mounted bracket with painted wooden dial, c1825 the bracket is later to the movement. The dial is in very good condition but dirty. The movement is in good condition but is not striking and will need service. The weights are replacements and are shells only and need to be filled. The pendulum and pendulum bob are replacements. Ht 12"
919 $1000 $1400 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and alarm, weight wood movement miniature timepiece. c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case with a small repair on the upper corner of the door. Most of gilding on the quarter columns has been rubbed off. The stenciled eagle splat is worn. Original painted dial is very nice. Hands are original. Mirror tablet is a replacement. Ht 25"
920 $300 $400 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, quarter column with a "Union Must be Preserved" top glass shelf clock. c1830 Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old finish with a couple of veneer chips on the base. Original painted dial with some minor wear to the chapter ring. Wood movement was made by Hoadley. The gilt areas on the quarter columns have been over painted with gold paint. Original hands. Dark label but readable inside case. Painted tablet is a replacement. Ht 29.5"
921 $275 $350 Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column and splat shelf clock. c1830 Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition with a shiny shellac finish with a veneer chip on the door, on the flat band above the door and repair to the right chimney. Remains of original stenciling on the splat and columns. Original painted dial with some wear around the winding arbors the chapter ring and some loss at the mounting screws. Tablet looks to have been restored in place and has a small crack on the left side. Wood movement was made by Hoadley. Clean label inside case. Ht 29"
922 $1500 $2500 Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "Crystal Regulator No.2" porcelain top and base 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock with visible escapement, c1914 painted porcelain and beveled glass all look fine, with the expected crazing in the old multicolor fired surface. The dial shows just one faint hairline by the IX, and some of the brass is tarnished. The gold-plate ornaments and simulated mercury pendulum are still bright. The movement retains its jeweled pallets but probably will need cleaning. Ht 17"
923 $600 $900 Bigelow & Kennard, Boston, French 8 days, time and strike, brass, rhinestones, cloisonné and beveled glass crystal regulator mantel clock, dated 1914 this decorative example, sold by a Boston carriage-trade jeweler, is in original unrestored very nice condition. The lacquered brass has darkened, but the multicolor porcelain dial and painted portrait pendulum bob are fine with all the surrounding cut glass brilliants in place. The movement has the Japy Freres Gnd. Med. d'Honneur stamp. Engraved in the base is a 1914 presentation to Edith Milliken from H.B. Ht 11.75"
924 $450 $550 France, crystal regulator, gilt brass case with green onyx top and bottom, thick beveled glass sides, 8 days, rack striking pendule a Paris movement, counting the hours on a gong, with a single blow at the half hour, movement signed "AD. MOUGIN Deux Medailles" also with "H&H" mark, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, gilt bezel and center ornament, blued steel hands, with 2 vial mercury pendulum, c1910 Gilding dirty and with minor losses, dark staining at back on inside and on base molding, front glass with chip at upper right corner, onyx top original and in good condition, onyx base replaced, dial good with hairline at 12:00, minute hand replaced, movement ticks and strikes, warning lever sticky and does not always fall to release the train, needs cleaning, pendulum with lower decorative nuts missing and one spacer missing, Ht 8 7/8"
925 $900 $1200 French brass and beveled glass 8 days, time and strike, eagle-top crystal regulator, Vincenti Medaille D'Argent 1855 movement, c1870 far better than the average French crystal regulator, this model features an eagle finial top, bowed glass sides with cast lion ornaments, ornate cast moldings and dial center, and flying cupids on the pendulum disk. The glasses all are good; the dial has a few faint hairlines; and the lacquered brass surfaces have an old spotted patina. There may have been some form of rear foot which now is absent, but this does not affect the front view or stability. Ht 18"
926 $1200 $1500 French brass, glass and marble 8 days, time and strike, oval crystal regulator garniture set, c1900 the Paris retailer name is not quite clear on the intact floral porcelain dial, and the movement is unsigned, but this is a high quality set in very good overall condition. The curved beveled glasses and compensating pendulum are fine. One of the side pieces needs to be straightened, the other has a small top dent, and each has a few very minor base edge chips. Clock ht 13", urns are 11"
927 $400 $600 French crystal regulator, Marti & Cie. 8 days, time and strike, movement with Brocot escapement, counting the hours on a gong and a single blow at the half hour, the gilt case with beveled glasses and cloisonné bands at the top and bottom, gilt Arabic numeral dial signed "Bailey, Banks and Biddle Co. Philadelphia", with cloisonné border and gilt filigree center, blued steel hands, gilt pendulum with cloisonné ornament, c1900 Case with remnants of gilding, some tarnish and spotting, front glass with flake at upper left, rear glass with flakes at upper right, dial with wear to gilding and numerals, hands with minor oxidation, pendulum and bezel with losses to gilding, movement ticks and strikes, rack does not always drop to count the correct hour, Ht 11"
928 $1500 $2500 French onyx and cloisonné enamel crystal regulator, portrait pendulum and multicolor dial with rhinestone surrounds, 8 days, time and strike, c1900 overall very good complete original condition. The brass shows some tarnish, and there is some minor roughness along the bottom edge of the base. The use of enamel is profuse on the feet decorations, base molding, sides, top molding, plus the female figure in the center of the pendulum. The beveled glasses all are fine. The round movement is unsigned, but the intact decorated porcelain dial shows the retailer "Shaefer & Lloyd, Pittsburgh". Ht 12"
929 $300 $500 German "Anniversary" 400-day heavy brass and beveled glass crystal regulator. c1904 this unsigned example has a fine porcelain dial, nice patina on all the brass, good beveled glasses except for one tiny chip in a top corner of a side panel, polished movement components, and fancy disk pendulum. Ht 11.75"
930 $3000 $3500 Germany, probably Karl Griesbaum, singing bird box, sterling silver, serpentine form repoussé case with landscapes inhabited by putti, on scrolled acanthus form feet, the cover with figure conducting a bird and putti orchestra, the bird with red, green, and black feathers emerges and does his routine when the start slide is pushed, c1950 Case very good, the bird with minor loss to feathers, functions very well, good motion and sound,
931 $4000 $5000 Singing bird box tabatiere, French or German, tortoise shell case with compartment for snuff or to keep the key, and gilt cover, engraved with a scene of a well dressed couple, their estate in the background, giving coins to the poor, the bird with orange, red, blue, green, and black feathers emerges and does his routine when the start slide is pushed, all on silver ball feet, c1890 Case very good with a few minor scratches and marks, cover with losses to gilding and minor filing at front edge, bird with minor losses to feathers, working
932 $750 $950 Oswald, Germany, "Sheik" cast composition rotating eye novelty clock, seated dark skinned figure with large earrings and turban, with arms extended and holding a round tray, c1950 A bit dirty but with original surface intact, right hand glued to arm, end of index finger broken, tip of turban with minor loss, tray with a repaired break, one screw for movement cover missing, movement dirty, a vigorous shake will get it going for a few seconds, needs cleaning, Ht 7"
933 $1750 $2250 Eureka Clock Co, Ltd, London, England battery powered mantel clock with oversized balance wheel movement in an mahogany case with beveled glasses and cream enamel dial, c1906 s#7999 In overall very fine condition including the case, glass, and dial with some slight wear to the name. Hands are original. Clock has not been run for away will need a cleaning. Ht 13"
934 $450 $650 Standard Electric Time Co., Springfield, Mass., "Master Clock", time only, electrical driven in an oak case with mercury pendulum and painted metal dial, c1925 the clock is in excellent condition with pilot clocks absent from inner case and wall paint remnants around outer edges. The original electrical switches are present in base of case. Ht 65 1/2"