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
J.R. Arnold, 84 Strand, London, pocket chronometer, 17 jewels, key wind and set, gilt, full plate movement with Arnolds spring detent escapement and Z balance with helical balance spring in a silver, hinged back and bezel, open face case and Roman numeral, white enamel dial, gold spade and poker hands, serial #693, 58mm, c1840.
CONDITION: CASE: Case not original to movement; Scratches on outer surface of case; Case back with filled winding hole. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; A few screws with minor oxide; Balance endstone and setting replaced, diameter too small. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, needs a new staff and balance endstone, movement otherwise complete.
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200
PRICE SOLD: $1800