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#: 662

DESCRIPTION: France, for George C. Shreve & Co., San Francisco, a gilt and silvered, hour repeating carriage clock, the architectural case with stepped, molded base and cornice, five beveled glasses, roman numeral gilt dial with Arabic alarm chapter, blued steel distaff hands, 8 day, three train movement with lever platform, striking the hour and half hour in passing, and repeating the last hour on demand
CONDITION: back of base with fine scratches, minor spotting and dings, silvered surfaces with tarnish, glasses good, dial with minor discoloration, signature faded, hands good, movement striking and repeating correctly, alarm functional, good balance staff, ticks briefly, needs service
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 7.25in x 4.25in x 3.75in