AUCTION : 0518

Instruments 

Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction

Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.

Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am 
 

The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH

American Pocket Watches II

Lot#: 1066

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "963", for E.R. Ralston & Son, Weston, W. Va., 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved hunting case with monogram on front cover, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #51109, 101.7g TW, c1895.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches and case knife marks on cuvette; Crown lacking gold shell; Crystal missing; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Spider hairlines, 1:30; Filled chips in enamel concealed by bezel, 2:00, 11:30. HANDS: Minute with bends and losses to blue. MOVEMENT PLATES: Marks and scratches on plate; Winding wheels and click with minor scratches and specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Case screws replaced; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $1000

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Lot#: 1067

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "965", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case with presentation on gold cuvette, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #81309, 92.1g TW, c1905.
CONDITION: CASE: Numerous small dents; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches and scuff on cuvette; Engine turning with moderate wear; Plastic crystal; Bow absent; Crown lacking gold shell; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Oxidation, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and fine scratches on plate; Winding wheels with fine scratches; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare grade, total production 410.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $1000

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Lot#: 1068

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "971", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, four color gold, engraved hunting case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #333518, 93.3g TW, c1905.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Back with minor dent; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Inner surface of case with marks from dent removal; Cuvette with waves; Front cover with professional repair at hinge; Covers with minor gaps at band when closed; Plastic crystal; Crystal loose; Crown replaced, sits high; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, partially concealed by bezel, 10:00. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches and pin pricks on plate; Winding wheels with a few specks of oxide; Bright work with fine scratches; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 1069

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "H.W.W. Co.", for the Hayden Wheeler Watch Co., Maiden Lane, N.Y.C., 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #75091, 110.1g TW, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Case knife scratches on cuvette; Engine turning and engraving with moderate wear; Crown replaced, shell worn through; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 3:00, 8:00, 9:00; Severe scratches. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Marring at set lever screw; Scratches on plate; Marring at case screws; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with specks of oxide; Bright work with specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with oxidation; Case screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $700 - $1000
PRICE SOLD: $900

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Lot#: 1070

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade "967", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and whip hands, serial #53943, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Dents and dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Engine turning and engraving with moderate wear; Gold filled with brassing to pendant and band; Bow replaced; Crown replaced and with filing. DIAL: Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Hour hand replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Marks and scratches on plate; Winding wheels with specks of oxide; Bright work with minor oxide; Bright work with fine scratches; Case screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare grade, total production 300.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $850

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Lot#: 1071

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special" 163, Type I, 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind, lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a green and white gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face Bunn Special model 28 case, Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #5420589, c1930
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Short crease, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Bow worn; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 5:00, 7:00; Filled loss in center near 4:00. HANDS: A few minor specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few fine scratches on plate; Spot of oxide on crown wheel; Ratchet wheel with a few fine scratches. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 1072

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., model 1865 "Appleton, Tracy & Co.", 10 size, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance in an 18 karat, yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel tulip hands, serial #755857, 69.9g TW, c1875.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Steel with oxidation. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), balance spring oxidized.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 1073

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham Mass., model 1894 "Riverside Maximus", 12 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstones, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and Church micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat rose gold hunting case with monogram on front cover, and Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel moon hands, serial #17030039, 99.7g TW, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Shows extra case screw mark; Two small dents, band, back; Minor dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Front cover repaired; Front cover with minor gap at band when closed; Front cover with step at band, top; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 8:00- 9:00, 11:00 and center, at either side of seconds bit. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; A few minor scratches on barrel bridge; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Ratchet wheel with oxidation; Some screw heads with minor marring. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $1100

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Lot#: 1074

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham Mass., model 1899 "Riverside Maximus", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 6 positions, temperature, and isochronism, ornately damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstones, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case, and Arabic numeral, outer red five minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #11534440, 74.1g TW, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Plastic crystal with fine scratches; Crown shell worn through; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, 7:00; Small flakes in enamel concealed by bezel, 3:00, 8:00. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratch on plate at ratchet wheel; Winding wheels with specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide and minor etching; Balance endstone setting with minor marring; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff, will run with pressure on center wheel, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 1075

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "920", 12 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 5 positions, temperature and isochronism, damascened nickel bar movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, plain polished open face case, Arabic numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and whip hands, serial #1864596, 71.8g TW, c1920, with its original box and certificate.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents; Minor dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Crystal with minor scratches; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Cracks in enamel, severe. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Bright work with a few specks of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service. Box with scuffing and minor losses.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 1076

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "923", 10 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and micrometric regulator in an 18 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel open face case with owners name on gold cuvette, Arabic numeral single sunk metal dial, gilt alpha hands, serial #R1594, 62.1g TW, c1945, with inner and outer boxes.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on cuvette; Cuvette with minor waves; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Pin pricks. HANDS: Speck of oxide, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Crown wheel with spot of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Outer box with wear, inner box good.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $1000

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Lot#: 1077

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "975", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Arabic numeral, single sunk, O'Hara style multicolor enamel dial, gilt Louis XV style hands, serial #806534, 87.9g TW, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Numerous shallow dents, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning with uneven wear, back; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Minor tarnish. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels and click with specks of oxide; Case screw replaced; Dirty, oily. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 1078

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Sangamo Special" with boxes, unmarked 60 hour, 17 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, temperature and isochronism, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a white gold filled, rigid bow, hinged back and bezel, open face Sangamo Special case with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel Sangamo Special hands, serial #4628642, c1925, with aluminum Sangamo Special cigarette box, and cardboard outer box with polychrome lithograph portrait of Sangamo, Chief of the Illinois.
CONDITION: CASE: Case back with a few dimples; Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Gold filled with minor brassing; Crystal with scratches; Bow worn; Crown with wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:00, 8:00; Filled chip at setting lever. HANDS: Lacking blue and with spots of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches on crown wheel; Bright work with a few specks of oxide; Some screw heads with minor marring; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Aluminum box with dents, outer box lacking inner portion, with minor wear and dirt, and split at one corner.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 1079

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "A. W. W. Co." model 1888, 16 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Roman numeral, outer red five minute markers single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #10267011, 88.2g TW, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Dents; Waves; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning with minor wear; Cuvette with dents and marks from movement; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 6:00, 11:30. HANDS: Oxidation, seconds. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratches at case and set lever screws; Winding wheels with spots of oxidation; Regulator with oxidation; Case and ratchet wheel screws replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $500 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $700

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Lot#: 1080

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co. Waltham, Mass., Colonial series "Maximus A", 14 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, diamond endstones, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and gold wheel train in a 14 karat, yellow and white gold open face case, Arabic numeral textured silver dial, gilt moon hands, serial #23004249, 55.5g TW, c1920.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Cuvette with gap near hinge when closed; Hinge plug absent; Bow replaced; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Good. HANDS: Minor marks and scratches. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Winding wheels and click with specks of oxide; Engraving lacking infill; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $425

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Lot#: 1081

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham Mass., model 1890 "Riverside Maximus", 6 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, diamond endstones, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold center wheel and Church micrometric regulator, in a 10 karat, rose gold, engraved hunting case with applied multicolor gold ornament, and small central diamond on back cover, and Arabic numeral, single sunk, O'Hara style multicolor enamel dial, gilt Louis XV style hands, serial #7161088, 55g TW, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Cuvette with crease, minor dents and waves; Front cover repaired at hinge; Bow with wear; Crown with wear; Precious metal content tested. DIAL: Minor scratch, otherwise very good. HANDS: A bit long, otherwise very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide; Some screw heads with minor marring. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A scarce model, total production 500.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 1082

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham Mass., model 1900 "Riverside Maximus", 0 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, diamond endstone, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and Church micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engraved hunting case with applied, gold foliate ornament, and Arabic numeral, outer red five minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #14032076, 37.9g TW, c1905.
CONDITION: CASE: Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Front cover opens beyond 90 degrees, 95- 100 deg.; Bow worn; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Minute replaced and with oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few fine scratches; Ratchet wheel replaced and with oxide; Crown wheel with specks of oxide; Case screw with chipped head; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $550

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Lot#: 1083

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., Colonial series "Riverside A", 14 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, circular damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and gold timing screws in a 14 karat, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, Arabic numeral mother of pearl dial, gilt hands, serial #23086061, 53.8g TW, c1920, with gilt stamped, green leather, silk and velvet lined Waltham box, and feature card.
CONDITION: CASE: Shallow dent, back; A few minor dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches and shallow dent on cuvette; Plastic crystal with minor scratches; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines, 7:00. HANDS: Tiny specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) ; Balance rim with minor bends. Box top with splits at corners, interior good, card with minor cupping and short creases.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $400

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Lot#: 1084

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., model 1899 "Riverside Maximus", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstones, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a Dennison, hallmarked 9 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, plain polished open face case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel moon hands, serial #16071421, 87g TW, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches and scuffs; Case knife marks; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches and small chip; Hinge loose; Crown beginning to wear through; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine marks and scratches on plate; Heavy scratch on center bridge; Very fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with a few specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Loss to blacking in engraving; Balance endstone setting with minor marring; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $600

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Lot#: 1085

DESCRIPTION: Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, "Queen", lady's pendant watch, 0 size, 16 jewels, stem wind and set, circular damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and gold timing screws in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case with raised five petal flowers, reserve for monogram, and presentation on gold cuvette and Arabic numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #B056709, 34.6g TW, c1900, with associated box.
CONDITION: CASE: Rear cover with dent and corresponding dent on cuvette; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Cuvette with a few dents; Front cover reattached to hinge; Rear cover with slight gap at band when closed; Front cover with gap at band when closed; Bow loose; Crown with wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Minute hand replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Winding wheels with a few tiny specks of oxide; Oily; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), would benefit from service. Box with dirt and wear.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $350

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Lot#: 1086

DESCRIPTION: G. P. Reed, Boston, "Monitor" pocket watch movement, 16 size, 15 jewel damascened nickel movement with lever escapement, serial #331
CONDITION: very dirty, upper escape wheel jewel and setting missing, broken staff, hour wheel and wind indicator parts missing
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $475

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Lot#: 1087

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "3992B" navigation watch with hack feature, 16 size, 22 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, double roller and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a coin silver, screw back and bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral, white enamel dial with broad arrow mark, black steel spade and poker hands, serial #3C2394, c1942.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings; Minor case knife marks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Ordnance department engraving nearly worn smooth; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few minor scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Tip of minute with bend; Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel with small spot of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 1088

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "914", 12 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade hands, serial #1770045, 69.1g TW, c1915, with original silk and velvet lined mahogany box and certificate, and associated outer cardboard box.
CONDITION: CASE: Small flat spot on band; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Bow worn; Crown worn through; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Cracks in enamel; Chip at edge, 8:00. HANDS: Oxidation, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Crown wheel with spot of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service. Outer box with wear and staining, inner box and certificate good.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 1089

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "932", 18 size, 16 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a coin silver, hinged back and bezel, engraved open face case, Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel, pierced tulip hands, serial #7000, c1895.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents and dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Heavy scratch on bezel; Inside of case back with scratches; Engraving with moderate wear; Crystal loose and with chips; Bow replaced; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, 10:30. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with minor oxidation; Case screws replaced; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare grade, total production 600.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $550

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Lot#: 1090

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "950", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 5 positions, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, and Montgomery Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #2383955, c1925
CONDITION: CASE: Shows extra case screw marks; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Gold filled with moderate brassing; Bow an incorrect replacement. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, very light, 5:15; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Very fine scratches and a few specks of oxide on winding wheels; Regulator assembly with minor specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $425

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Lot#: 1091

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "950", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 5 positions, temperature and isochronism, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, swingout, engine turned open face case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #1154501, c1920.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents, bezel; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Plastic crystal with fine scratches; Pendant with tiny dings. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, center to seconds bit, 6:00. HANDS: Bends; Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Bright work with minor oxidation; One case screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $375

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Lot#: 1092

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "Constant", for Mermod, Jaccard, & Co., St. Louis, Mo., 18 size, 11 jewels, stem wind and lever set gilt plate movement with lever escapement, and cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws in a yellow gold filled, engraved hunting case, Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #25100, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Dings and two small dents, band; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crown with wear. DIAL: Minor scratches; Chips at center of seconds bit. HANDS: Minute with minor bends and oxide: MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scuffs and scratches on plate; Regulator scale with specks of oxide; Case screws replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare watch total production 275.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $1500

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Lot#: 1093

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade "964", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, 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, plain polished open face case, and Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and whip hands, serial #50833, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings; Band with dent; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Minor gaps at band when closed; Gold filled with minor brassing; Minor scratches on crystal; Bow and crown with wear. DIAL: Cracks in enamel. HANDS: Minor oxide, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Tiny scuff on balance cock; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Crown wheel core and one screw with specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare grade, total production 340.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 1094

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 400 "Carnegie", 13 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 5 positions, damascened nickel bar movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and micrometric regulator in an 18 karat, yellow gold, snap back and bezel, open face case, Arabic numeral metal dial, gilt hands, serial #H2936, 54.3g TW, c1930, with box.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents, band; Minor dings and pin pricks; Back with waves; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Case knife marks; Bow replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor marks. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Oily; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service. Box good.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 1095

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 918, 12 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 3 positions and temperature, damascened nickel bar movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel open face case, with Arabic numeral metal dial and blued steel hands, serial #3141664, c1930, with box.
CONDITION: CASE: Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Rear cover detached from hinge; Bow and crown with wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Spotting and scratches. HANDS: Minor oxide, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Regulator spring broken; Oily; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Box with minor marks and scratches.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $400

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Lot#: 1096

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 922 "Secometer", 12 size, stem wind and set, adjusted to 5 positions, circular damascened nickel bar movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel open face case with monogram on rear cover, and Arabic numeral metal dial with aperture below center arbor for rotating seconds, black steel hands, serial #3015148, 59.6g TW, c1930, with box.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Bow with wear; Crown worn; Crown sits high, stem needs to be shortened; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Losses to lacquer, discoloration; Seconds disc with scratches. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Bright work with a few specks of oxide; Crown wheel screw split; Ratchet wheel with scratches. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Box with minor marks and scuffs.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 1097

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 983 "Lady Hamilton" pendant watch, 0 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, engine turned and engraved hunting case and Arabic numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade hands, serial #1252524, 39.8g TW, c1910, with associated Hamilton box.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on cuvette; Front cover hinge sticky; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine marks and scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running, setting not functional. Box with wear and minor losses.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $450

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Lot#: 1098

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, man's gold pocket watch, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel open face case with monogram on rear cover, and Arabic numeral, single sunk metal dial, blued steel hands, serial #4773478, 62.1g TW, c1925.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dent, back; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Spotting and tarnish. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches and spots of oxidation on winding wheels; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Case screw with oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $475

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Lot#: 1099

DESCRIPTION: Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, for the Royal Canadian Navy, 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened gilt plate movement with lever escapement and Moseley micrometric regulator in a base metal, screw back and bezel open face case, the back engraved with broad arrow mark and "R.C.N. 524", luminous Arabic numeral, single sunk black enamel dial, white painted steel spade and whip hands, serial #41430453, c1943.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Plastic crystal with scratches; Crown replaced. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Replaced minute and seconds, paint flaking. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with spots of oxide; Steel with minor oxidation; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $100

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Lot#: 1100

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "918", 12 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, open face case with presentation to George Westmyer by the Packard Motor Car Company in 1934 on gold metal cuvette. (George S. Westmyer (1880-1972) of Toledo, Ohio was a foreman at the Packard factory as early as 1920). Arabic numeral silvered dial has the Packard slogan "Ask the Man Who Owns One" below 12:00, gold hands, serial #3150784, 60.3g TW, c1934, with inner and outer boxes.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents, band; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Plastic crystal; Bow worn; Crown worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor spotting; Toning at edge. HANDS: Spots of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels, click and regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service. Outer box good, 1/2 of label missing, inner box with abrasions and wear, interior good.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $475

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Lot#: 1101

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "931", 18 size, 16 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a rose gold filled hunting case with engraving and applied four color gold ornament, Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #3607, c1895.
CONDITION: CASE: Shows extra case screw marks; Small dent, edge of front cover; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Heavier scratches on shield, front; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Front cover lift spring weak; Bow replaced, worn; Crown with wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 2:30, 12:00; Small chip in enamel concealed by bezel, 12:00; Fine scratches, heavy scratch at 8:00. HANDS: Minute replaced and with bends. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Regulator assembly and scale with a few specks of oxide; Balance upper endstone setting marred; Minor losses to blacking in engraving. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, staff good but too long, will need adjustment for end shake escapement functional.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $550

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Lot#: 1102

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "933", 18 size, 16 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, reeded edge, engraved hunting case, Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel fleur de lis hands, serial #1595, c1895.
CONDITION: CASE: Shows extra case screw mark; Dings, band; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with major brassing. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, center. HANDS: Replaced; Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Minor spotting; Gouge in barrel bridge; Regulator assembly and scale with specks of oxide; Case screw replaced; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare watch, total production 650.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $450

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Lot#: 1103

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "939", 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #15706, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings, band; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches and case knife marks on cuvette; Crown with wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 12:30, 7:00, 8:00. HANDS: Replaced; Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Scratch on barrel bridge; Narrow scuff on plate; Speck of oxide on regulator scale; Balance cock screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 1104

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "941 Special", 18 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, two tone damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, engraved box hinge hunting case, Roman numeral, single sunk O'Hara style multicolor enamel dial, gilt Louis XV style hands', serial #419045, c1905, with custom made walnut storage box.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on cuvette; Minor brassing at high points of box hinge; Minor gaps between covers and band when closed; Crystal with a few fine scratches; Bow and crown with wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:00, 3:00; Edge flake concealed by bezel, 12:00. HANDS: Minor tarnish; Center of minute hand with punch mark. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very fine scratches on plate; Minor marks on barrel bridge; Scattered specks of corrosion. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Box with minor scratches, otherwise very good.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $900

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Lot#: 1105

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "945", 10 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement in a 14 karat, yellow gold, snap back and bezel, open face case with presentation on back, single sunk, metal dial, gilt alpha hands, 57.6g TW, c1960, with associated box.
CONDITION: CASE: Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scuffs on inner surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service. Box good, liner replaced, worn.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $400

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Lot#: 1106

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "960", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 5 positions, temperature and isochronism, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a rose gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, Montgomery Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #751707, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents, waves, back; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, 3:00, 4:00, 7:00. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and scratches on plate; Winding wheels with fine scratches and a few specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with a few faint specks of oxide; One pallet bridge screw missing; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $450

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Lot#: 1107

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "969", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, frosted gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Roman numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and whip hands, serial #313441, c1905.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents and dings; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Cover extends beyond 90 degrees when opened; Covers with gaps at band when closed; Rear cover snap worn; Crown replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:30, 6:00. HANDS: Minor oxide, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Barrel bridge with scratch; Minor gouging at set lever screw; Set lever screw with broken head. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A scarce grade, total production 930.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $475

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Lot#: 1108

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "992E", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 5 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a white gold filled, screw back and bezel, Hamilton Railroad Model open face case, Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #2652950, c1940.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents; Dings; Minor waves; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; A few minor scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches; Bow with plier marks. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Minor abrasion. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and scratches on plate; Winding wheels with a few specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Escape wheel endstone setting with minor marring. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) ; Balance rim or pivots slightly bent.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $375

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Lot#: 1109

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "H.W.W. Co.", for the Hayden Wheeler Watch Co., Maiden Lane, N.Y.C., 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a sterling silver, hinged back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #175042, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Bezel and rear cover with gaps at band when closed; Bow replaced; Crown replaced; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:00, 6:00. HANDS: With oxidation and losses to blue. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and scratches on plate; Winding wheels with a few specks of oxide; Bright work with fine scratches; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide; Balance cock with gouge at screw. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $425

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Lot#: 1110

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "H.W.W. Co.", for the Hayden Wheeler Watch Co., Maiden Lane, N.Y.C., 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #175137, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; A few small, shallow dents; Dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches and a few case knife marks on cuvette; Engine turning and engraving with moderate wear; Gold filled with minor brassing; Front cover with gap at band when closed; Lip for opening rear cover with case knife damage; Plastic crystal; Crown shell worn through. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 1:30, 5:00, center; Chips and flakes in enamel concealed by bezel; Fine scratches; Flakes around seconds bit. HANDS: Bends and minor abrasion. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine marks and scratches; Gouging at set lever screw; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Ratchet wheel with specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with abrasion and specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service; Balance spring very poorly centered.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 1111

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 983 "Lady Hamilton" pendant watch, 0 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, cotes de Geneve decorated nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a 14 karat, yellow gold, plain polished open face case with engraved monogram on back cover, and Arabic numeral white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade hands, serial #1255110, 30.8g TW, c1915, with associated Hamilton box.
CONDITION: CASE: Tiny dent, bezel; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crown worn; Case with added loop at 6:00 for wrist band; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Minor spotting; Some screw heads with minor marring; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Fully wound, not running, good balance staff, setting functional, needs service. Box with staining and minor losses.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 1112

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 23 chronograph, 16 size, 19 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted to 3 positions and temperature, nickel plate movement with lever escapement, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a base metal, screw back and bezel, open face case, Arabic numeral black painted metal dial, and white painted spade and poker hands, serial #P27998.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Crystal with fine scratches; Bow with minor marks and wear. DIAL: A few minor scratches. HANDS: Repainted; Minor bend, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Numerous minor marks and scratches on plate; Significant losses to blacking in engraving; Some screws with marred slots; Wheel over fourth wheel with marks and scratches. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 1113

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special" 161, type II, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a white gold filled, screw back and bezel, Bunn Special Model 29 open face case, Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial marked "Illinois Bunn Special 21 Jewel 60 Hour", blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #5284740, c1930.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Back now with fine concentric ring pattern; Gold filled with minor brassing; Bow with wear. DIAL: Tiny chip in enamel concealed by bezel, at set lever; Small flaw just above seconds bit; Small flaw at 10 second mark. HANDS: Minor abrasion, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scattered fine scratches on plate; Minor scratches on ratchet wheel; Regulator assembly with oxide; Some screw heads with minor marring; Escape wheel endstone setting marred. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $600

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Lot#: 1114

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special" 23 Ruby Jewels, 18 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, temperature and isochronism, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved open face case with monogram on rear cover, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #2295468, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; A few dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Crown with wear. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 9:00, center to seconds bit; Losses in enamel at center arbor. HANDS: A few specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with minor oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $400

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Lot#: 1115

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, "Bunn Special", 161A Elinvar type IIP, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, lever set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, monometallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face Bunn Special model case with engraved moose on back, and engraved presentation on inside of case back, Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, marked "Illinois Bunn Special 21 Jewel 60 Hour", blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #5527427, c1930
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Bow with minor brassing and two flats from bow plier. DIAL: A few minor scratches; Tiny flake in enamel, hidden by bezel, 2:30. HANDS: Minor oxide and loss to blue. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine marks and scratches on plate; Pin pricks and minor gouge on balance cock; Scratches on ratchet wheel and ratchet wheel core; Winding wheels with spots of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Some screws with specks of oxide; Balance endstone setting with minor marring. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $700

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Lot#: 1116

DESCRIPTION: Illinois Watch Co., Springfield, Illinois, model 9 "Bunn Special", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, double roller, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a nickel, snap back and bezel Illinois Watch Co. display case, Montgomery Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel spade and whip hands, serial #2860242, c1915.
CONDITION: CASE: A few dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Minor tarnish. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, center; Scratches minor to dial. HANDS: Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel with a few spots of oxide; Bright work with fine scratches. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $400

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Lot#: 1117

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "992B", 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, black steel spade and poker hands, serial #C75178, c1945, with associated blue plastic Hamilton cigarette box.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Case back now with circular graining; Marks, scratches and gouging on inner surface of case back; Gold filled with minor brassing; Plastic crystal with minor scratches; Bow and crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 5:00, 9:00. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and scratches on plate; Ratchet wheel with spot of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Box very good.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 1118

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 922 "Imperial Canada", 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, Canadian 24-hour Roman and Arabic numerals, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #102964, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Dirty; Minor dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing, area of greater loss on band; Crystal with minor scratches; Crown shell worn through. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light; Chip in enamel concealed by bezel, 11:00; Losses in enamel concealed by bezel, 4:00; Minor scratches. HANDS: Oxidation, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scratches on plate; Bright work with specks of oxide; Specks of corrosion; Case screw replaced; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A scarce watch, total production 1000.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $600

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Lot#: 1119

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., grade 923 "Imperial Canada", 18 size, 15 jewels, stem wind and lever set, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and Goldthwait micrometric regulator in a coin silver, engine turned and engraved hunting case, Canadian 24-hour Roman and Arabic numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #95644, c1900
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Dings; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning nearly worn smooth; Front cover with gap at band when closed; Bow with wear; Crown very worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Minor scratches; Losses in enamel concealed by bezel, 4:00- 5:00. HANDS: Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; A few small spots of corrosion; Bright work with minor oxide; Loss to blacking in engraving; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $500

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