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
Straub & Hebting, London, silver cased, free sprung lever fusee pocket watch with wind indicator, 19 jewels, key wind and set, gilt half plate movement with lever escapement and free sprung cut bimetallic balance with large diamond endstone and gold timing screws, in a sterling silver, engine turned hunting case with London hallmark and date letter for the year 1879, and Roman numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #02456, 52mm.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings and pin pricks; Band with small flat spot; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Scratches on cuvette; Front cover with minor gap at band when closed; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very fine scratches on plate; Speck of oxide on hairspring stud; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $850