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
Chas. E. Jacot, Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland, silver cased pocket chronometer, 20- 21 jewels, key wind and set, gilt plate movement of unusual calibre with pivoted detent escapement, cut bimetallic balance with gold timing screws and helical balance spring in a silver, hinged back and bezel, reeded edge, open face case and Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, plum colored steel Breguet style hands, serial #499, 54mm, c1860.
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case. DIAL: Cracks and hairlines in enamel; Minor loss to enamel at center arbor. HANDS: Uneven color, hour. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Bright work with minor specks of oxide; Balance cock screw with minor loss to blue. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $600 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $1500