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
A.P. Walsh, London, for S. Hammond & Co., New York, pocket chronometer with wind indicator, 12 jewels, key wind and set, gilt half plate movement with spring detent escapement, cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws and helical balance spring in a gold filled, hinged back and bezel, engine turned and scalloped open face case, Roman numeral, single sunk white enamel dial with gold spade and poker hands, serial #223, 51mm, c1860.
CONDITION: CASE: Case has housed another movement; Engine turning with moderate wear; Gold filled with moderate brassing; Crystal with minor scratches; Crown absent. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light; Chips and losses in enamel concealed by bezel; Repaired chip at 8:00. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; A few screw heads with minor marring and loss of blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200
PRICE SOLD: $425