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#: 1021

DESCRIPTION: American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham Mass., model 1908 "Vanguard" with wind indicator, 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, temperature, and isochronism, damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, diamond endstone, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws and Ohlson micrometric regulator in a white gold filled, screw back and bezel open face case, the inside of the back marked "Cased and Timed at the Factory Waltham Watch Co. Waltham U.S.A.", Arabic numeral, triple sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #25896779, c1925.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Spot of oxide, tip of minute. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few very fine scratches on plate. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) A very nice example.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500