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#: 1084

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., model 1899 "Riverside Maximus", 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement, diamond endstones, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator, in a Dennison, hallmarked 9 karat yellow gold, hinged back and snap bezel, plain polished open face case, and Arabic numeral, double sunk white enamel dial, plum colored steel moon hands, serial #16071421, 87g TW, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches and scuffs; Case knife marks; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Crystal with minor scratches and small chip; Hinge loose; Crown beginning to wear through; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Fine marks and scratches on plate; Heavy scratch on center bridge; Very fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with a few specks of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Loss to blacking in engraving; Balance endstone setting with minor marring; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) .
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500