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
Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., "965", 16 size, 17 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and whiplash micrometric regulator in a 14 karat, yellow gold, reeded edge, engine turned and engraved hunting case with presentation on gold cuvette, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, double sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #81309, 92.1g TW, c1905.
CONDITION: CASE: Numerous small dents; Very fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches and scuff on cuvette; Engine turning with moderate wear; Plastic crystal; Bow absent; Crown lacking gold shell; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Oxidation, minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor marks and fine scratches on plate; Winding wheels with fine scratches; Regulator assembly with a few specks of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A rare grade, total production 410.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $1000