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#: 185

DESCRIPTION: Time Sector Clock, Mk1, Model 1, an unusual, U.S. Navy hanging chronograph for timing intervals of up to one hour, with heavy, cast bronze ward room style case, the side with two pushers controlling start, stop, and return to zero functions, silvered Arabic numeral dial displaying seconds, with subsidiary, 60 minute register, and marked "Machinery Division Navy Yard, New York 1930", 8 day, Seth Thomas #10 timepiece movement, modified by the addition of friction fit heart cams on the center and seconds arbors, hammer for return to zero function, and bridge for regulator
CONDITION: case with numerous layers of paint, bezel with minor scratches and dent, dial with discoloration, scratches, and spots of verdigris, one dial screw head broken off, movement running, oily, dirty, would benefit from service, chronograph functions working
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1930
DIMENSIONS: x 12in x 3.5in