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#: 773

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "12E Deck & Engine Room Clock", 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with jeweled lever escapement and center seconds in a brass case with hinged bezel, 8.5 inch silvered dial signed by the maker and "U.S. Government" with black Arabic numerals, movement serial number 599362, c1954.
CONDITION: Heavy brass case has a hazy finish with some dark spots of oxidation on the rear flange. The serial number stamped on the back of case matches the one stamped on the rear plate of the movement. The silvered dial has some yellowing and dark spots. Hands are are good. The 12E movement ticks briskly.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1954
DIMENSIONS: 10.5in x 10.5in x 3in