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#: 767

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., for American Steam Gauge & Valve Mfg. Co., Boston, engine room timepiece, 8 day, time only, spring-driven jeweled balance wheel movement in a brass case with screw-on bezel, 6 inch silvered dial inscribed with "American S.G. & V. MFG. CO. / BOSTON U.S.A.", large subsidiary seconds below the center arbor, and blued steel hands.
CONDITION: brass case has an old finish with lacquer that is starting to turn to fine brown spots. Silvered dial is very good with just the slightest yellowing of the protective lacquer. Hands are original Rectangular Chelsea movement ticks. Movement serial number 115363.
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
CIRCA: 1917
DIMENSIONS: 7.25in x 7.25in x 2.5in