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#: 756

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, pivoted detent pocket chronometer with Cole's double overcoil balance spring, 15 jewels, key wind and set, gilt bar movement with pivoted detent escapement and cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws in a nickel, hinged back and bezel, open face case and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel Breguet style hands, 51mm, c1870.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; A few minor dings; Minor scratches and staining on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Seconds bit glued in place, some adhesive residue. HANDS: Minor oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and scratches on plate; Barrel bridge screw head broken. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600