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#: 233

DESCRIPTION: Lenzkirch, AGU, Germany, walnut "Freischwinger", "No. 89", time and quarter hour strike spring driven brass movement wall clock. Serial number 870616. Includes original Lenzkirch winding key. his clock is listed as "No. 89" in their 1901 catalog (see "Lenzkirch Clocks: The Unsigned Story", page 146): We sold one on May 16, 2015 for $2,200.
CONDITION: Walnut case in an old, possibly original finish and in very nice condition. There is a separation at the curved molding on the crest. Original dial has some spotty tarnish and fine scratch lines at the winding arbors. Original hands and pendulum.
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $1750
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 44.5in x 17.5in x 8.25in