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#: 474

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, an inlaid, ebonized "Pendule Neuchateloise" style clock with matching bracket, the case with painted flowers, brass line inlay, and foliate designs of pewter and brass which are carried through to the bracket, case door with pierced, fabric backed fret below bezel glass, roman numeral white painted dial with gold painted embellishments, blued steel Breguet style hands, 8 day, two train movement with square plates, silk thread suspension, and striking on a gong attached to the case back
CONDITION: case with some loss of inlay, top trim missing front edge, minor splits and veneer losses, fret badly broken glass replaced, dial with fading numerals, gold ornament poorly done, hands with minor oxide, movement ticks and strikes, crutch detached from pallet arbor, bracket with minor losses to inlay, dings and abrasions, turned drop missing
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 29in x 13.75in x 5.5in