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#: 727

DESCRIPTION: Thomas Mercer, St. Albans, two day marine chronometer, 13 jewel fusee movement with spotted plates, Earnshaw's escapement, and freesprung cut bimetallic balance with helical balance spring, Roman numeral silvered dial with wind indicator and blued steel spade and poker hands, with gimballed brass bowl, contained in a two tier mahogany box, serial #25964
CONDITION: running, plates with minor staining, some steel components with minor oxide, barrel bridge screws with marred heads, dial good, hands with spots of oxide, bowl and gimbals with dirt and tarnish, box with scrapes, scratches, tape residue, and losses to finish
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
CIRCA: 1965
DIMENSIONS: 6.75in x 7.25in x 7.5in