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#: 653

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, an exceptional miniature carriage clock with enameled panels, the engraved, gilt case nearly 3/4 inches smaller than a mignonette No.1, the sides and back with polychrome enamel scenes of disporting putti, the Roman numeral enamel dial with mask matching the exterior panels, each representing one of the four seasons, the base with engraved titles, "Hiver, Automne, Printemps, Ete", 30 hour, timepiece movement with cylinder escapement, and fabric covered travel case with key
CONDITION: case dirty, minor tarnish and loss to gilding, front glass with minor chip at upper left, movement plates with minor scratches, running, box with staining and wear
ESTIMATE: $2500 - $3000