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
Emperor Clock Co. Ltd., London, a reproduction Congreve rolling ball timepiece, fusee movement with separate dials for minutes, hours and seconds, the plates supported by four turned columns, all resting on ball feet, the tray with zig zag path for the steel ball "oscillator" suspended below the movement, and with rectangular base, spherical leveling feet, and conforming glass dome, serial #053 from an edition of 250.
CONDITION: brass components with peeling lacquer, scratches, staining, and spotting, some steel with minor oxide, running, dome dirty
ESTIMATE: $3500 - $4500
PRICE SOLD: $2200