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#: 1026

DESCRIPTION: Ball Watch Co., Cleveland, Ohio, Ball- Hamilton "Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen", 18 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a yellow gold filled, screw back and bezel, open face case, Arabic numeral, single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #28484, c1900.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dents; Dings; Scratches on outer surface of case; Minor marks and scratches on inner surface of case; Gold filled with minor brassing; Bow replaced; Crown shell worn through; Punching at case screws. DIAL: Small chip in enamel concealed by bezel at setting lever; Fine scratches. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Marks and scratches on plate; Gouging at case screws and one barrel bridge screw; Bright work with spots of oxide; Balance endstone screw replaced; Case screw replaced. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200