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#: 473

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, a large, ebonized, quarter striking and repeating bracket clock, stepped, molded base below a large, arabic and roman numeral enamel dial, molded cornice and stepped, molded top, pierced and engraved gilt hands, 8 day, two train movement with rectangular plates striking on two bells, and with verge escapement, silk thread suspension, and strike work mounted to the back plate
CONDITION: case front with split, base molding with gap on left side, ebonizing with losses, bezel hinge loose, dial dirty and with hairline, minute hand with poor repair, movement ticking, striking and repeating in need of repair and adjustment, crutch repaired, two hammers loose, gathering pallet repaired, needs service
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1830
DIMENSIONS: 21.75in x 14.5in x 6.5in