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#: 768

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., for The Ashcroft Mfg. Co., New York, engine room clock, 8 day, time only, spring-driven jeweled balance wheel movement in a brass case with hinged bezel, 8 inch silvered dial with Arabic numerals, the Ashcroft trademark, and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands.
CONDITION: Red brass case has a nice patina. Silvered dial is in good condition with dark spots near the 12:00 position Blued steel hands have a small amount of rust. There is no key for the bezel, but it can be opened and closed without it locking. The movement ticks. Movement serial number 167884
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
CIRCA: 1925
DIMENSIONS: 10.25in x 10.25in x 2.75in