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#: 279

DESCRIPTION: Welch, Spring & Co., Forestville, Conn., "Gale Drop Calendar Model No. 3", 8 day, time and strike, spring driven brass movement with Daniel J. Gale patent calendar.
CONDITION: Rosewood and rosewood grained case in very nice condition in original finish has some minor dings and scratches on the bezel and a small corner ding on the bottom bracket. Original paper dial is very clean for its age with surface abrasion at the time dial. Original hands. There is a repair at the dial door hinge.
ESTIMATE: $3000 - $5000
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 30.5in x 17in x 5in