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#: 745

DESCRIPTION: E.D. Johnson, London, silver cased pocket chronometer, 15 jewels, key wind and set gilt half plate movement with Earnshaw spring detent escapement, free sprung, cut bimetallic balance with diamond endstone, helical balance spring and gold timing screws in a sterling silver, hinged back and bezel open face case with London hallmark and date letter for the year 1912, Roman numeral, single sunk, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #10969, 50mm.
CONDITION: CASE: Shallow dent, back; Dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Minor scratches on cuvette; Crystal with fine scratches; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Minute with a few specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine scratches on plate; Dirty. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $1400 - $1800