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 for Samuel Hammond & Co., New York, free sprung lever fusee pocket watch with wind indicator, 20- 21 jewels, key wind and set gilt plate movement with lever escapement, free sprung cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws and diamond endstone in a sterling silver, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and engraved open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel Breguet style hands, serial #1576, 50mm, c1875.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Minor dents; Pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, center. HANDS: Replaced hour and minute; Minor oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Scratches and pin pricks on balance cock foot; Very dirty, gummy. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, balance staff good, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $250