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#: 712

DESCRIPTION: Wm. Bond & Son, Boston, two day marine chronometer, 11 jewel fusee movement with decorative scraping, Earnshaw's escapement, freesprung, cut bimetallic "Z" balance, diamond endstone, and blued steel helical balance spring, Roman numeral silvered dial with wind indicator and gold spade and poker hands, with gimballed, lacquered brass bowl, and contained in a two tier rosewood box with brass furniture, serial #1028
CONDITION: running, plates with dings and fine scratches, scattered spotting, screw heads with minor losses to blue, dial with minor tarnish, hands good, bowl and gimbals with minor losses to lacquer, and minor tarnish, bowl with repaired dent, bezel with three minor dents, box with dings and minor scratches, minor losses to veneer, top missing, hardware with minor losses to lacquer, and tarnish, escutcheon missing, plaque an ill fitting replacement
ESTIMATE: $1200 - $1500
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 7.25in x 7.375in