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
John Kellie, Liverpool, a large, gold, center seconds pocket watch, 19 jewels, stem wind and pin set gilt plate movement with lever escapement and free sprung, cut bimetallic balance in an 18 karat, yellow gold, plain polished hunting case with slide in the band for stopping and starting the balance, monogram on rear cover, Chester hallmark, and date letter for the year 1900, Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, single sunk white enamel dial, gold spade and whip hands, serial #88/87360, 54mm, 140.5g TW.
CONDITION: CASE: Numerous small dents; Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Fine scratches on inner surface of case; Front cover with gap at band when closed, at hinge; Front hinge sticky; Crown missing half of gold shell; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 12:30, 4:00; Specks of dirt / dust. HANDS: Minor bends, hour. MOVEMENT PLATES: Scattered, fine scratches on plate; Minor spotting; Minor verdigris on balance cock; Case screws with scratches; Specks of dirt. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Ticks briefly, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $1400 - $1700
PRICE SOLD: $1600