Three Day Watches, Clocks & Miscellaneous Horology Sale
on Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th February 2017
On view:
Monday 20th February: 9am to 5.30pm
Tuesday 21st February: 9am to 5.30pm
Wednesday 22nd February: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Thursday 23rd February: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Friday 24th February: 9am to 11am
(I.D required to view watches)
Lots: 412-461 of 2651
Lot 412
Cyma white metal (0.900) slim lever hunter pocket watch, 16 jewel adjusted movement, no. 225738, signed silvered dial branded Cyma Chronometre Decimal, with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds within a stylised engine turned case with cast rim, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and currently working.
Dial - light tarnishing and would benefit with a clean.
Glass - appears generally good.
Hands - matching.
Case - tarnished and would benefit with a clean, but generally good condition.
Crown - working and winding correctly.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £75
Lot 413
Silver lever centre second chronograph pocket watch, Chester 1860, three-quarter plate gilt frosted movement signed William Agar, 84 Deansgate, London, no. 1955, with engraved balance cock, gilt three arm balance and regulator, the dial with Roman numeral chapter, outer Arabic quarter numerals and seconds markers, black chronograph centre seconds, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, case maker 'TG' (Thomas Grove), 51mm (in need of attention)

Condition Report:

Movement - in need of attention.
Dial - marks, tarnishing, faint hairlines and chip, slightly loose.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - light marks.
Case - surface scratches, marks and tarnishing.
Chronograph button - in need of attention.
Bow - surface marks.

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Estimate:  £40 - 60
Sold for:   £55
Lot 414
Silver lever pocket watch, Chester 1937, gilt frosted three-quarter plate movement signed Russells' Ltd., Makers to The Queen, 18 Church Street, Liverpool, no. 25861, plain balance cock with diamond endstone, signed dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within a plain case, case maker 'F.T', 53mm (case and movement are a marriage).

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small dot marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks and surface corrosion.
Case - scratch marks and tarnishing, a later case to the movement.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - surface marks and tarnishing.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £130
Lot 415
English silver fusee lever pocket watch, Chester 1861, the movement signed Josh. Critchley, 16 St Johns Lane, Liverpool, no. 334, with maintaining power, engraved balance cock with diamond endstone, compensated balance with silver regulating scale, Liverpool jewelling and cylindrical pillars, dust cover, the dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, presentation inscription to the inner case, plain case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, case maker 'RO', 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working and clean.
Dial - good.
Glass - good, some light marks.
Hands - surface marks, minute hand appears bent.
Case - polished, surface marks and indentations.
Bow - good, light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £130
Lot 416
Thomas Russell & Son silver lever 'Railway Timekeeper' pocket watch, Birmingham 1925, signed 17 jewel three-quarter plate movement adjusted to three positions, no. 5816, with compensated balance and whiplash regulator, the signed dial with bold Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, minute track and blued steel hands, within a plain polished Dennison case, 51mm; pouch

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - good condition.
Glass - good, minor marks.
Hands - restored hands, good condition.
Case - polished, light marks, small bruise mark.
Bow - good, light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180
Sold for:   £150
Lot 417
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1883, the movement signed Woodroofe, Liverpool, no. 79057, with plain balance cock, gold three arm balance and Bosley type regulator, dust cap, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within a plain case with engraved cartouche, case maker 'SS' (probably Selim Samuel), 52mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - surface marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks and dirty.
Case - scratch marks and scuffs.
Bow - marks.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £65
Lot 418
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1882, the movement signed B. Eynon, Narberth, with plain balance cock numbered 11753 within an engraved ribbon, regulator with silver regulating scale, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche, 52mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - marks and residue.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - scratch marks and rubbing.
Bow - marks.

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Estimate:  £50 - 80
Sold for:   £65
Lot 419
Art Deco silver travelling purse watch, circa 1933, the 15 jewel two adjusted movement signed Sapho, Geneve, the textured dial with luminous Arabic numerals, inner Arabic twenty-four hour track and subsidiary seconds, luminous hands, within an engine turned folding case, 39mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - surface marks.
Glass - marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - good, some marks.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £130
Lot 420
Good mid 19th century 18ct fusee lever pocket watch, London 1853, signed Gilbert & Son, Belfast, no. 2/705, with gold three arm balance and Bosley type regulator, attractive engraved foliate dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, engine turned case, case maker 'CR', 88.9gm, 47mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and working.
Dial - nice condition.
Glass - a little loose in the bezel, chip to rim.
Hands - matching.
Case - sound condition, rubbing to the case back.

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Estimate:  £700 - 900
Sold for:   £700
Lot 421
Recta Precision 18k lever slim dress pocket watch, silver dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds within a plain polished case, 44gm, 44mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working and clean condition.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - good.
Case - sound condition, light marks but generally good.
Crown - working correctly.

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Estimate:  £300 - 400
Sold for:   £320
Lot 422
Roidor 9ct lever half hunter pocket watch, Birmingham 1946, Swiss 17 jewel movement, branded dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, the cuvette with personal inscription, Dennison case, 94.8gm, 49.5mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working and clean.
Dial - good.
Glass - inner glass good, case glass has marks.
Hands - good.
Case - cuvette inscribed, light bruising and typical marks, wear to the blue chapter numerals.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £360
Lot 423
Omega silver half hunter engraved fob watch, gilt frosted lever movement, the cuvette marked 'Thos Weir, Dublin, the dial with Roman numerals, signed case, no. 1533587, 36mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands -good.
Case - good, gold hinges, 'JH' initials.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £110
Lot 424
Attractive cylinder engraved fob watch, 37mm; with key

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - good.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - good.
Case - good.

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Estimate:  £25 - 35
Sold for:   £35
Lot 425
Silver cylinder engraved fob watch, the dial with applied Roman numerals, 41mm; with key

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - mild wear.
Glass - good.
Hands - oxidised wear.
Case - light marks and rubbing.

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Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £40
Lot 426
Silver pair cased verge pocket watch, Birmingham 1818, the fusee movement signed John Nickisson, Newcastle, no. 2059, flat steel balance, with bell shaped engraved balance cock and diamond endstone, silvered regulating disc with cylindrical pillars, dust cover, enamel dial with Roman numerals, matching cases, case maker 'HH' (Hannah Howard), 56mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - hairline and chip to the centre.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - typical surface marks, good for the period.
Bow - slightly bent.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180
Sold for:   £180
Lot 427
Movado Ermeto leather bound purse watch, silvered dial with luminous Arabic numerals and off-set subsidiary seconds dial, case no. 501618, 55mm closed

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - typical signs of wear and age with surface marks.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - some lume and wear.
Case - leather has wear and natural rubbing, no serious splits or holes, tarnishing to the metal.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £150
Lot 428
Elgin gold filled enamel lever hunter pocket watch, circa 1890, movement no. 4486885, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, the engraved case later applied to the front cover with a circular enamel depicting a portrait wearing a theatrical mask, 41mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - clean.
Glass - clean.
Hands - matching.
Case - light marks, but good for the period, the enamel is later applied.
Crown - working.
Bow - good.

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Estimate:  £200 - 300
  
Lot 429
Late 18th century silver pair cased verge pocket watch, London 1791, the fusee movement signed John Russell, Costesey, no. 122, flat steel three arm balance, pierced engraved balance cock with silver regulating disc over round pillars, the enamel dial with Roman numerals, matching cases, case maker IT (John Taylor), 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and currently working.
Dial - clean, glass light marks but generally good, the hands complete but not matching.
Glass - visible marks and scratching.
Hands - clean.
Case - inner case good with light typical marks, the outer case with wear to the release button but generally good with light marks as expected, the bezel rubbed a little thin.

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Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £260
Lot 430
14k cylinder pocket watch, gilt frosted movement, the dial with Roman numerals, outer Arabic divisions and subsidiary seconds within an engine turned sunburst case, no. 34828, 66.6gm, 45mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears clean and currently working.
Dial - visible damage to the ten/twelve area.
Glass - good.
Hands - appear good and matching.
Case - the front cover not snapping closed correctly and requires adjustment, case back with surface marks and some mild bruising to the base, the plated suspension has surface wear.
Crown - appears working correctly and winding.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £220
Lot 431
Late 18th/early 19th century gilt metal verge pocket watch, unsigned fusee movement with flat steel balance and Bosley type regulator, the enamel dial with Arabic numerals, gilt hands and winding hole to the four o'clock position, within a gilt metal engine turned consular case, 47mm; with key

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working and clean.
Dial - good clean condition.
Glass - light marks, but generally good.
Hands - good and matching.
Case - nicely gilded to the interior, the back with wear to the engine turning and base metal visible.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £120
Lot 432
Lepina 14k lever dress pocket watch, the dial with applied Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds within an engine turned Art Deco style case, 54.6gm, 48.5mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears clean and currently working.
Dial - typical surface marks and requires a clean.
Glass - surface marks and stained appearance.
Hands - matching.
Case - hinged back not snapping closed correctly, dent to the rim between the three and four o'clock position, typical marks, the plating to the bow is worn.
Crown - working and winding correctly.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £140
Lot 433
Alpina 18k slim cylinder pocket watch, signed gilt frosted movement no. 605893, the dial with Roman numerals and moon hands within a thin finely engraved case depicting a landscape within foliate scrolls on an engine turned ground, 52.6gm, 46mm (lacking glass)

*with an ebonised brass inlaid pocket watch box

Condition Report:

Movement - appears clean and currently working.
Dial - with various chips and hairlines
Glass - no glass
Hands - matching
Case - some light surface marks and mild bruising to the back but overall nice quality
Crown - working and winding correctly

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Estimate:  £250 - 350
Sold for:   £260
Lot 434
Continental white metal cylinder pocket watch, the dial with Roman numerals within an engine turned and engraved case depicting cattle, 47mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears working,
Dial - clean
Glass - clean with light marks,
Hands - matching
Case - the cuvette is base metal and has wear, the outer case with light marks but generally good condition and would benefit from a clean

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
  
Lot 435
Attractive Swiss silver-gilt pocket watch, Breguet type movement with anchor escapement, 13 jewels, compensation and parachute, no. 15158, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds within a finely engraved case depicting figures on horseback in a country setting, 48mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - of nice quality with the balance swinging however the ratchet arm is broken and requires professional repair
Dial - hairline crack
Glass - surface marks and scratches
Hands - good
Case - gilding partially rubbed, closing correctly and nice quality

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Estimate:  £100 - 150
  
Lot 436
J.W. Benson 9ct lever half hunter pocket watch, London 1929, signed three-quarter plate gilt frosted movement inscribed 'The Bank', no. T.3777, original signed dial with Roman numerals, minute track and subsidiary seconds, double spade hour hand, plain case with engraved initials, 93.8gm, 48mm

*J.W. Benson Ltd brown leather pocket watch case

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - light surface marks and mild tarnishing.
Crown - working.
Bow - gold and hallmarked, light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £480
Lot 437
Thomas Russell, Liverpool 9ct lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1919, signed 15 jewel gilt frosted movement, no. 316508, signed dial with Roman numerals, minute track and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, within a plain case, 90.6gm, 49mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - some visible surface marks.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - matching, mild wear.
Case - light surface marks, small bruise mark to the back.
Crown - working.
Bow - gold and hallmarked, light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £250 - 350
Sold for:   £300
Lot 438
Swiss 9ct lever pocket watch, Chester 1920, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, 127.2gm, 55mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - faint hairline.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - good.
Case - bruise to the back, typical surface marks, some scratch marks to the cuvette.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £500 - 700
  
Lot 439
Marvin 18k lever slim dress pocket watch, 17 jewel movement, silvered dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, case no. 803856, 62gm, 47.5mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working and clean.
Dial - generally good with some light marks.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - good, light marks.
Case - some marks to the case back, typical surface marks.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £380
Lot 440
Continental 18k cylinder fob watch, frosted gilt bar movement, the dial with Roman numerals and moon hands, engine turned case, no. 8197, stamped 'J*D', 34.8gm, 38mm; with key

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - light marks, good.
Case - surface marks to the cuvette, case back has good engine turning.

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Estimate:  £160 - 220
Sold for:   £180
Lot 441
Fine Audemars Freres, Geneve 14k lever hunter pocket watch, the gilt movement signed Audemars Freres, Brassus & Geneve, compensated balance with whiplash regulator, signed engine turned silvered dial with Arabic numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, within a fine engine turned case, no. 169721, 67.3gm, 50mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and currently functioning.
Dial - original with minor marks.
Glass - some minor surface marks.
Hands - minor light surface marks.
Case - good, light surface marks.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - good.

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Estimate:  £600 - 800
Sold for:   £880
Lot 442
Silver (0.935) lever centre second chronograph pocket watch, gilt frosted movement, the dial with Roman numerals, outer 25/300 chronograph divisions, thirty minute recording dial over constant seconds, blued steel hands, centre chronograph seconds, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - chips, marks and faint hairlines.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - surface marks.
Case - surface marks and bruising.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - marks.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £140
Lot 443
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1857, the movement signed J. Parkinson, Barnp. no. 1547, with foliate engraved balance cock, steel three arm balance and diamond endstone, Bosley type regulator, dust cap, the silvered dial with gilt Roman numerals enclosing an engine turned and foliate engraved centre, outer dot minute markers and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche and engine turned band, case maker 'R.K.R' (Richard Kevitt Rotheram), 46mm, key

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - surface marks and indentations, mild rubbing.
Bow - light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £130
Lot 444
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1873, the movement signed H. Jusman, Wolverhampton, no. 35023, with floral engraved balance cock with diamond endstone, steel three arm balance and Bosley type regulator, dust cap, the silvered dial with gilt Roman numerals enclosing an engine turned and foliate engraved centre, outer dot minute markers and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, case maker 'R.J.P' (Robert John Pike), 52mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - marks and tarnishing.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - light marks and surface corrosion.
Case - surface scratches, marks, blemishes and rubbing.
Bow - surface marks.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £140
Lot 445
English 'motto dial' silver verge pair cased pocket watch, London 1877, the fusee movement signed W'm Barker, Framlingham, no. 60341, foliate engraved balance cock with mask, flat steel balance and regulator, the dial with Roman numerals and motto 'Keep me clean and use me well and I to you the truth will tell', gold hands, matching cases, case maker 'P:W', 58mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - hairlines and chip to the chapter.
Glass - numerous surface marks and scratches.
Hands - surface marks and pitting.
Case - surface marks and pitting to the inner case, some tarnishing, surface marks to the outer case.
Bow - generally okay, surface marks.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £260
Lot 446
English silver verge pair cased pocket watch, London 1804, the fusee movement signed Jno Marsh, London, no. 7866, pierced floral engraved balance cock with mask, flat steel balance, silver regulating disc and cylindrical pillars, the dial with Arabic numerals, minute dot markers and blued steel hands, within plain polished matching case, case maker 'TB' (probably Thomas Bligh), 54mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working, clean.
Dial - dial possibly re-touched at the two position.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - surface wear and surface corrosion.
Case - polished, surface marks, small bruise marks to the outer case.
Bow - light surface marks.

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Estimate:  £200 - 300
Sold for:   £220
Lot 447
Good silver lever pocket watch, London 1904, the three-quarter plate frosted movement, signed John Anderson, London, no. 1926, the signed and numbered dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, within a plain case, case maker 'F.T' (Fred Thoms), 57mm, within a leather travel display case (2)

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - generally good, some small marks.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - good, light marks.
Case - good, light surface marks, light bruise to one side.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - light marks.
Leather display case - generally good, some marks and blemishes.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £340
Lot 448
Silver fusee lever hunter pocket watch, London 1826, the plain movement signed Walter Shew, Mansfield, no. 199, plain balance cock with diamond endstone and gold three arm balance, Massey type III escapement with stopwork lever and regulator with silver regulating scale, dust cover, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within an engine turned hunter case, case maker 'GR' (George Richards), 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - marks and hairline.
Glass - loose, marks.
Hands - not matching, marks.
Case - tarnishing, surface marks, engine turning rubbed, front cover not closing properly.
Bow - tarnishing, marks and some rubbing.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180
Sold for:   £150
Lot 449
Hampden Watch Co. lever pocket watch, gilt frosted movement signed Hampden Watch Co. Springfield, Mass. no. 377257, with patent pinion, signed dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, lever-set at the five position, within an engraved coin silver screw case, 57mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - marks, small chip tot he outer edge.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - surface scratches and indentations.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - marks.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £55
Lot 450
Illinois Watch Co. lever pocket watch, the adjusted movement signed Illinois Watch Co. Springfield, Ill. no. 507372, with safety pinion, the dial branded Elkins with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, lever-set at the two position, within a plain coin silver case with gold hinges, 59mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - marks and hairline.
Glass - scratch marks.
Hands - marks and surface corrosion.
Case - tarnishing and surface scratch marks.
Bow - marks.
Crown - functioning correctly.

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Estimate:  £60 - 80
Sold for:   £65
Lot 451
Waltham lever pocket watch, the 15 jewel gilt frosted movement signed American Waltham Watch Co. no. 10764788, with safety pinion, the signed dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, lever-set at the five position, within a plain silveroid screw case, 58mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - marks and faint hairlines.
Glass - surface marks and chips to the outer edge.
Hands - corrosion.
Case - tarnishing, surface marks and scratches.
Bow - marks.
Crown - functioning correctly.

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Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £60
Lot 452
Elgin lever pocket watch, circa 1911, the 7 jewel movement signed Elgin Natl Watch Co. U.S.A. no 16599665, the dial with bold Arabic numerals, outer red Arabic five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds and blued steel hands, within a plain chrome screw case, 50.5mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - small marks and small chip.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - light marks.
Case - surface marks.
Bow - marks.
Crown - functioning correctly.

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Estimate:  £40 - 60
Sold for:   £50
Lot 453
Waltham lever pocket watch, circa 1901, the 17 jewel adjusted movement signed A.W.W.Co. Waltham Mass. no. 10543618, with safety barrel and starwheel regulator, the signed dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, case with exhibition glazed back and inscribed Waltham Watch Co to the front and back bezel, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - small marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - surface marks.
Case - surface marks and some wear.
Bow - marks.
Crown - functioning correctly.

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Estimate:  £50 - 80
Sold for:   £120
Lot 454
Silver lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1883, the movement signed Am. Watch Co. Waltham, Mass. no. 2.126153, with Pat. Pinion., the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within an engine turned case with gadrooned band, 42mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - small light marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - good with a few light marks.
Bow - light marks.

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Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £45
Lot 455
Good English fusee verge pocket watch, London 1825, signed French, Royal Exchange, London, no. 3349, full plate fusee movement with finely cut wheel train and engraved balance cock, flat steel balance with diamond endstone and regulator, original signed movement dust cap with RE stamp, signed enamel dial with Roman numerals and gold hands within an engine turned case, case maker JG (John Griffiths), 54mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working, clean.
Dial - faint hairlines to the dial rim at the six/seven position, otherwise clean.
Glass - good.
Hands - good.
Case - good condition, mild marks.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £580
Lot 456
E.J Dent English silver fusee duplex hunter pocket watch, London 1845, signed three-quarter plate movement inscribed Watchmaker to the Queen, no. 9063, original signed dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds within an engine turned case with applied gold hinges, case maker 'AT' (Alford Thickbroom), 48mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working, clean.
Dial - good, light marks.
Glass - good, light marks.
Hands - good.
Case - clean, some minor marks and bruising around the case rim.

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Estimate:  £200 - 300
Sold for:   £420
Lot 457
Hebdomas 8 Days nickel plated pocket watch, commemorating international postal service, the dial branded 'Nerina Postale, cast decorated case, 53mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good, light marks.
Hands - good.
Case - wear to the plating on the reverse.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £170
Lot 458
English silver lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1892, three-quarter plate movement signed Armstrong & Brothers, Manchester, no. 87489, the dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, case maker stamped 'JR' (John Rotherham Son, Coventry), 52mm (movement at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - clean but not currently running.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - matching.
Case - good, typical light marks.
Crown - working, not winding as overwound.

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Estimate:  £40 - 80
Sold for:   £50
Lot 459
Barraud & Lund, London 18ct fusee lever pocket watch, London 1853, signed three-quarter plate movement, no. 2/5485, original dial in a rubbed engine turned case with engraved monogram, 74gm, 46mm

Condition Report:

Movement - nice and clean, working.
Dial - some visible hairlines.
Glass - generally good.
Hands - wear to the blue.
Case - sound condition closing correctly, typical surface marks and rubbing.

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Estimate:  £500 - 700
Sold for:   £520
Lot 460
Early 19th century 18ct fusee verge pocket watch, London 1819, unsigned gilt movement no. 1831, foliate engraved balance cock with diamond endstone and mask, steel balance, steel regulating pointer and cylindrical pillars, the gilt dial with Roman numeral chapter enclosing an engine turned centre, winding hole at the four position, within an engine turned case with gadrooned banding, 64.2gm, 43mm, box (lacking glass)

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - generally good, some mild discolouration around the six and seven positions.
Glass - lacking glass.
Hands - not matching, surface marks.
Case - surface marks, mild rubbing, two bruise marks to the band, repair to the top of case back which has two visible holes.
Bow - good.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500
Sold for:   £300
Lot 461
14k cylinder engraved engine turned fob watch, the movement marked GT, the dial with Roman numerals, 27.8gm, 33mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - appears clean with the balance swinging.
Dial - clean.
Glass - clean.
Hands - matching.
Case - good with mild marks to the rim.
Crown - stem appears broken and currently not functioning, so unable to adjust time or wind.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £90