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
American Waltham Watch Co, Waltham, Mass., "Riverside Maximus" with wind indicator, 16 size, 23 jewels, stem wind and lever set, adjusted to 6 positions, temperature and isochronism, ornately damascened nickel plate movement with lever escapement, diamond endstones, cut bimetallic balance, gold jewel settings, gold timing screws, gold wheel train and whiplash micrometric regulator in a silverode, hinged back and bezel open face case, Arabic numeral, double sunk metal dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #19403039, c1915, with Waltham silk and velvet lined mahogany box.
CONDITION: CASE: Minor dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on cuvette; Crystal with a few fine scratches. DIAL: Very good. HANDS: Refinished. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scattered, very fine scratches on plate; Minor loss to blacking in engraving; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) Box with dings and minor scratches. This is a four star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`. This example was sold at Jones & Horan in 2010 for 12,000.00.
ESTIMATE: $5000 - $7000
PRICE SOLD: $2200