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#: 1020

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., model 1908 "Crescent St." with wind indicator, 16 size, 21 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and Ohlson micrometric regulator in a rose gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral, outer red 5-minute markers, triple sunk white enamel dial, and blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #22065568, c1920.
CONDITION: CASE: Shows extra case screw marks; Shallow dent back, minor dent, band; Minor dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case and small spot of abrasion; Bow with wear and brassing; Crown worn. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 6:00, 10:00, 12:00. HANDS: Specks of oxide. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Fine scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with specks of oxidation; Ratchet wheel with spot of oxide; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), low balance amplitude, needs service; Balance rim with minor bends.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500