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
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
PRICE SOLD: $600