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#: 751

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, for France, Cooper & Co., London, pivoted detent pocket chronometer, 19 jewels, key wind and set, gilt bar movement with pivoted detent escapement in an 18 karat, yellow gold, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, engine turned, open face case with maker's details engraved on gold cuvette and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel fleur de lis hands, serial #8060, 50mm, 82.4g TW, c1870.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and small dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning with moderate wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Edge flake, 12:00, concealed by bezel; Short scratch, 4:00. HANDS: Spot of oxide, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Barrel with a few specks of verdigris; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $900 - $1200