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#: 755

DESCRIPTION: John Glover, Sutherland Terrace, Caledonia Road, London, pocket chronometer, 14 jewels, key wind and set, gilt full plate movement with spring detent escapement and cut bimetallic balance in a gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case with Roman numeral white enamel dial, and gold Breguet style hands, serial #294, c1865.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Dings and pin pricks; Scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Chip in enamel at center arbor. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with scratches; Case clamps added. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, fully wound, good staff and detent, no power at escape wheel.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600