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#: 180

DESCRIPTION: Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Mark-I Boat Clock", 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with rear wind in a black phenolic case with 3.5 inch black dial reading "U.S. Navy / 15485, 1941". The clock is mounted to a mahogany board with a barometer made by Fee & Stemwedel, dated 1942 and a compass made by Sherrill Research Corporation.
CONDITION: black phenolic cases of clock and barometer show the typical mottling that develops with age. The clock retains its original mounting plate. The dial is in excellent condition. The luminous paint on the hands and dial has darkened. All three instruments show a bit of wear commensurate with age and use.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1942
DIMENSIONS: 11in x 28.5in x 5in