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
Charles Frodsham, London, free sprung lever pocket watch with reverse fusee and wind indicator, 20- 21 jewels, key wind and set, gilt half plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance and gold timing screws in an 18 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned open face case with presentation on gold cuvette, London hallmark and date letter for the year 1862, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #02509, 50mm, 111.8g TW.
CONDITION: DIAL: Cracks in enamel, 11:00 to wind indicator, 12:00 to center, center to seconds bit, 5:00, 6:00, seconds bit. HANDS: Minor loss to blue, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Ticks briefly, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $1600 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $1500