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#: 940

DESCRIPTION: Vulcain, Switzerland, "Cricket" wrist alarm, 17 jewels, manual winding nickel plate movement with lever escapement in a stainless steel case with stainless band and baton marker brushed metal dial, baton hands, 34mm, c1955, with original inner and outer boxes, paperwork, and label.
CONDITION: CASE: A few fine scratches and marks, otherwise very good; Plastic crystal with minor scratches; Alarm stop pusher missing. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few specks of oxide on regulator and alarm ratchet screw, otherwise very good. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) COMPLICATION FUNCTION: Functions properly. Outer box with bumps and minor losses, inner box with wear, flocked lining deteriorated, paperwork good.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500