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#: 297

DESCRIPTION: Massachusetts, likely Boston, early 8 day, weight driven brass movement patent or banjo timepiece.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old and possibly original finish. The throat frame is attached to the case with four screws has some age cracks, small repairs on the top corners and small piece missing on the lower right corner. Bottom door has a small repair at the lower right corner. Throat tablet is old with gold paint used to repair gilding loss. Bottom tablet looks original with repairs to the background and center area. Original dial is fastened to the case with two L-turns and has been repainted. T-bridge movement. Period hands. One of the diamonds on the right side arm has broken off, but is included. Replaced eagle finial.
ESTIMATE: $500 - $700
CIRCA: 1820
DIMENSIONS: 32.75in x 10in x 3.5in