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#: 993

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, free sprung pivoted detent pocket chronometer, 19 jewels, stem wind and key set gilt bar movement with cut bimetallic balance, gold timing screws, diamond endstone and helical balance spring in a silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued and gilt steel hands, 57mm, c1870.
CONDITION: CASE: Case not original to movement; Minor dings and pin pricks; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 3:00- 4:00. HANDS: Mismatched. MOVEMENT PLATES: Refinished. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200