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#: 758

DESCRIPTION: Jules Jurgensen Copenhagen, pivoted detent pocket chronometer, 20 jewels, key wind and set gilt bar movement, with pivoted detent escapement, and cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws in a coin silver, hinged back and bezel open face case, and Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, plum colored Breguet style hands, serial #7174, 55mm, c1870.
CONDITION: CASE: Not original to movement; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Minor dents and dings; Engine turning worn smooth; Gaps at band when closed; Bow and pendant replaced. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Chip at center arbor. HANDS: Oxidation. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very dirty; Minor scratches on plate; Scratches and loss to plating at center arbor; Specks of oxide on bright work; Discoloration; Dust shield at winding arbor damaged. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Ticks briefly, out of beat, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400