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#: 744

DESCRIPTION: P. Norris, Liverpool, pocket chronometer, 16 jewels, key wind and set, gilt 3/4 plate movement with pivoted detent escapement, free sprung cut bimetallic balance, gold timing screws and helical balance spring in an 18 karat, hinged back and bezel, engine turned, open face case with London hallmark and date letter for the year 1858, and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, gold spade and whip hands, serial #5400, 50mm, 120.3g TW.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Engine turning with minor wear; Small loss to lip on bezel; Bow with wear; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines and small chip. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Ticks briefly, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $1800 - $2500