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 gold filled, engraved, screw back and bezel open face case, and Arabic numeral, triple sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade and whip hands, serial #23100114
CONDITION: CASE: Dings and pin pricks; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Fine scratches on crystal; Pendant with minor brassing. DIAL: A few fine scratches, otherwise very good. HANDS: Replaced. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scattered, fine scratches on plate; Minor scratches on winding wheels; Winding wheels with specks of oxide; Ratchet wheel with spot of abrasion and pitting; Bright work with fine scratches; Regulator assembly with specks of oxide; Minor loss to blacking in engraving. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks) RARITY: This is a four star watch in Gilbert, Engle and Shugart's `Complete Price Guide to Watches`.
ESTIMATE: $2000 - $3000
PRICE SOLD: $2100