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
Aaron Willard Jr., Boston, Mass., 8 day, weight driven, brass movement mahogany front patent or banjo timepiece.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in nice condition has minor damage on the bottom edge of the side panels that make up the bottom box. The bottom board has a glue repair most likely caused by weight damage. Finial absent, but finial plinth intact. Original painted dial has some paint flecks on the edges and minor loss at the winding arbor and mounting pins. Dial is attached to the case with three L-turns. The step train movement is mounted to the case with a screw through the backboard. Original barbed arrow hands. Duck bill hook cast iron weight. Period winding key.
ESTIMATE: $1200 - $1800
PRICE SOLD: $2700