AUCTION : 0518


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

Lot#: 979

DESCRIPTION: John Clark & Son, Greenock, 17 jewels, key wind and set, gilt 3/4 plate movement with lever escapement, free sprung, cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws and diamond endstone in an 18 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel open face case with engraved cipher on rear cover and London hallmark with date letter for the year 1877, Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #5400, 50mm, 119.5g TW.
CONDITION: CASE: Small dents; Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case or cuvette; Crystal with minor scratches; Bow worn; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, very light, 6:00. HANDS: A few minor oxide specks, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; A few screws with minor loss to blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $1600 - $2000