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#: 663

DESCRIPTION: France, a good hour repeating, Anglaise Riche variant carriage clock with alarm, the gilt case with molded base and fluted band supporting twisted columns with Corinthian capitals, the entablature with fluted band, and stepped, molded cornice, case top with folding handle, roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel distaff hands, three train movement with lever platform, sounding the hour and half hour in passing, and repeating the last hour on demand
CONDITION: case with minor spotting, retains an old layer of lacquer which is dirty and failing, minor losses to gilding, left side glass with minor chips at upper left, dial with hairline at alarm chapter and touch ups to numerals, hands good, movement oily, dirty, running, striking, and repeating correctly, alarm functional, would benefit from cleaning, gong with spots of oxide
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 4.125in x 3.5in