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
England, an unusual spring detent pocket chronometer with center seconds and wind indicator, 15 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement with Earnshaw 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 London hallmark and date letter for the year 1869, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #19519, 50mm, 119.8g TW.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines and small loss in enamel, 5:00. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $1800 - $2200
PRICE SOLD: $2000