3 day Specialist Watch, Clocks & Miscellaneous Horology
Sale on Wednesday 24th, Thursday 25th and Friday 26th May 2017
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Specialist Watch sale on 24th May
Monday 22nd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 23rd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 24th May: 9am - 11am
Fine Clocks sale on Thursday 25th
Monday 22nd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 23rd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 24th May: 9am - 5.30pm
Thursday 25th May: 9am - 11am
Affordable Clocks & Miscellaneous Horology on Friday 26th
Monday 22nd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 23rd May: 9am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 24th May: 9am - 5.30pm
Thursday 25th May: 9am - 5.30pm
Friday 26th May: 9am - 11am
Lots: 456-505 of 2643
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Lot 456
18ct lever chronograph repeater hunter pocket watch, Birmingham 1883, three-quarter plate movement with regulator and compensated balance, the dial with Roman numerals, 25/275 outer scale and centre seconds, plain case with engraved monogram, 123.5gm, 51mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - at fault.
Dial - light marks.
Glass - lacking glass.
Hands - marks, lacking minute hand.
Case - surface marks and small bruise marks.
Crown - at fault.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £1000 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £950
Lot 457
Good early 19th century 18ct fusee lever pocket watch, Chester 1826, gilt movement signed Lewis Samuel, 4 Lord Street, Liverpool, Massey III type escapement, foliate engraved balance cock inscribed 'Patent' with diamond endstone, compensated balance and regulator, dust cover, the triple colour dial with applied Roman numerals, engine turned centre and embossed floral band, engine turned case with engraved initials and floral engraved band, case maker 'EK&CO' (Edward Kirkman & Co), 97.2gm, 46mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - good.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - light marks.
Case - surface marks and rubbing to the engine turning.
Bow - light marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 458
Silver Waltham lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1888, movement signed Waltham, Mass. no. 44666461, with engraved balance cock, safety pinion, compensated balance and regulator, signed dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within a plain case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, case maker A.B, 52mm; together with a silver graduated watch chain with silver T-bar, 11.5'' long approx and key (3)

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - marks and hairlines.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks and corrosion.
Case - surface marks and some wear to the band.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 459
Continental 9ct cylinder engraved fob watch, import hallmarks London 1913, gilt dial with Roman numerals enclosing a foliate engraved centre, 19.6gm, 31mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - scratch marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - marks and small gauge from case opening.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 460
18ct cylinder fob watch, gilt frosted bar movement, the dial with Roman numerals and outer minute track, cuvette inscribed 'Examined by Dent, Watchmaker to the Queen, 33 Cockspur Street, London, plain case with engraved monogram, 44.2gm, 36mm (at fault), box

Condition Report:

Movement - at fault.
Dial - light marks.
Glass - numerous marks.
Hands - light marks.
Case - surface marks.
Bow - light surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 461
Good Swiss 14ct minute repeating chronograph hunter pocket watch, gilt frosted lever movement striking on gongs with a glazed cuvette, the dial with chronograph centre seconds, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds with Louis gold hands, the case with chronograph button and repeat buttons, no. 75257, maker 'JFS', 137gm, 57mm (inscribed cuvette dating from 1884)

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working and repeating correctly.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - some tarnishing to the minute hands.
Case - clean and polished, some light bruising to the case back.
Crown - lever set, working correctly.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £1500 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1500
Lot 462
Continental white metal cylinder pocket watch, frosted gilt bar movement, the dial with Roman numerals within an engraved case depicting a primitive slaughterhouse scene, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - clean.
Glass - clean with light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - typical surface marks, but closing correctly.
Crown - working.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 463
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

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 464
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:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 465
Silver pair cased verge pocket watch, signed Lowman, Ramsgate, no. 640, pierced balance cock, with silvered regulating disc and stopwork lever, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, associated pair case, 56mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - clean.
Glass - visible marks and scratches.
Hands - non-matching.
Case - both cases bruised, non-matching.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 466
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1859, unsigned movement, no. 24305, silvered dial, engine turned case, case maker 'JN & SF' (James Neale & Samuel Freeman), 46mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - visible wear and marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - surface marks.
Case - visible case rubbing and some bruising.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 467
Lepine, Paris gold and enamel repeating fob watch, signed cylinder movement with a pierced balance bridge and regulating disc, hammers striking a bell to the inner case, enamel dial with Roman numerals and outer Arabic minute chapter, winding hole to the two o'clock position, attractive coloured enamel foliate case, 41.8gm, 36mm; with key (repeat at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - movement working, repeat not functioning.
Dial - surface marks as expected.
Glass - some light marks.
Hands - some wear, matching.
Case - generally good condition, the back may have been re-enamelled at some stage.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 468
Vertex 9ct purse pendant watch, London 1936, square silvered dial with Arabic numerals and moon hands in an engine turned case, Patent no. 365.646, 42.7gm, 42mm x 30mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - clean.
Glass - good.
Hands - good, matching.
Case - nice condition with engraved monogram.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £650
Lot 469
English silver fusee verge pocket watch, London 1826, unsigned movement with flat steel balance, engraved balance cock with diamond endstone, Bosley type regulator and stopwork, no. 6257, with dust cover, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds dial with a consular case, 52mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean, not running consistently so requires a service.
Dial - light marks.
Glass - some visible marks.
Hands - not matching.
Case - good quality, some typical light marks.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 470
Waltham Premier Vanguard lever set pocket watch, circa 1941, 23 jewel adjusted six positions movement, no. 30847054, signed Vanguard, Waltham, U.S.A., lever set at the eleven position, signed dial with bold Arabic numerals, outer hour and minute markers and subsidiary seconds, Keystone nickel case with screw back and bezel, 52mm

*box

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - a couple of small chips and a faint hairline to the centre.
Glass - generally good with a few light marks.
Hands - generally good, some marks to the surface.
Case - marks to the case back.
Crown - functioning correctly, lever set functioning correctly.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 471
Swiss Le Phare 18ct quarter repeating chronograph hunter pocket watch, gilt frosted lever movement striking on gongs, the dial with chronograph centre seconds, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds with Louis gold hands, the case with chronograph and repeat buttons, no. 106316, 122.3gm, 58mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working and striking correctly.
Dial - some faint hairlines.
Glass - good.
Hands - matching.
Case - glass in cuvette is missing, visible light outer case bruising.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - wear to the plate.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £1200 - 1600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1150
Lot 472
Zenith white metal (0.800) lever pocket watch for Kleinert & Co., Bremen, signed gilt movement, no. 1785924, inscribed cuvette, the branded dial with Arabic numerals, minute markers and subsidiary seconds, Louis style hands, bi-colour sunburst case, 54mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - visible hairlines.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - crude repair to the minute hand.
Case - generally good with some marks.
Crown - functioning correctly.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 473
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.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 474
Gilt metal fusee verge pocket watch, gilt movement signed J Logan, London, no. 1822, plain balance cock with steel regulating indicator, flat steel balance and cylindrical pillars, the dial with Roman numerals and outer minute track, 47mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - at fault.
Dial - marks, chip to the outer edge.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - marks.
Bow - marks, not original.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 475
Rare Cooper Sidereal Time silver (0.935) lever pocket watch, three-quarter plate gilt frosted movement signed C. Cooper, 93 Hatton Garden, London, E.C., original Arabic twenty-four hour dial with outer minute track, red hour markers and subsidiary seconds, within a plain case, no. 59443 5, 51mm

*A similar example was sold by Gardiner Houlgate for 1350 in February 2014

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - generally good, some small light marks.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - light marks.
Case - surface marks, bruise to the bezel and light bruising to the band.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - marks and some tarnishing.

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Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 476
English Massey type III silver fusee lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1828, the movement signed William Wells, Coventry and inscribed AD. 1831, plain balance cock inscribed 'Patent Lever' with diamond endstone, steel three arm balance, cylindrical pillars and Bosley type regulator, stop/work lever at the six/seven position, dust cap, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within a plain case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, case maker 'J.W', 53mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - marks and faint hairline.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks.
Case - surface scratches, bruise marks, rubbing to the band.
Bow - gilt bow with marks.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 477
Silver fusee lever pocket watch, Chester 1845, the movement signed Jas. Robinson, Liverpool, no. 21961, with engraved plate, engraved balance cock with diamond endstone inscribed 'Patent' over Liverpool windows, gold five arm balance and Bosley type regulator, Massey type III escapement, stopwork lever at the five position, dust cap, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track, blued steel subsidiary seconds and gold hands, inscription to the inside case, within a plain case with gadrooned band, case maker 'W.L', 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning.
Dial - hairlines and marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - surface marks and blemishes.
Case - surface scratches and tarnishing, crude inscription to the inside case.
Bow - marks, not silver and probably not original.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 478
Stauffer & Co. 'Peerless' silver (0.935) lever pocket watch, three-quarter plate movement stamped S&Co and marked Peerless, no. 216573, with regulator, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within a plain Borgel type case with inscription, 48mm

*The case back is inscribed 'From Bath Citizens, to Corporal S Fox Andrews, 48th Company I.V. on return from South Africa, 1901'

*Pouch

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small marks.
Glass - surface marks.
Hands - marks and signs of surface corrosion.
Case - surface scratches and blemishes.
Crown - functioning correctly.
Bow - surface marks and tarnishing.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 479
H.J. Norris 'The Official Timekeeper' silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1895, the signed movement, no. 40386, with compensated balance and Bosley type regulator, plain balance cock, dust cover, signed dial, with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, 54mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small marks.
Hands - surface marks.
Glass - light surface marks.
Case - generally good, some surface marks.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 480
Elgin silver lever pocket watch, import hallmarks Chester 1920, the signed full plate movement with compensated balance and regulator, no. 24966259, signed dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, within a plain screw case, case maker 'MAH' (Marc Alfred Holland), 55mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small marks.
Hands - marks, some surface corrosion.
Glass - light surface marks.
Case - surface marks and scuffs.
Crown - working correctly although intermittently slips when adjusting the hands.
Bow -surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 481
Swiss Goliath gunmetal calendar pocket watch with moon phase, lever movement, case no. 8853, 67mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently functioning, calendar not fully tested.
Dial - some light surface marks.
Glass - some light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - visible surface marks as expected with gunmetal cases.
Crown - working correctly.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 482
Railway Interest - Elgin silver lever set pocket watch, circa 1899, 19 jewel adjusted movement signed B. W. Raymond, Elgin, Ill. U.S.A. with safety barrel, compensated balance and Moseley regulator, no. 8579993, lever set at the two position, the signed dial with Arabic numerals, minute markers, outer red five minute divisions and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, plain case with screw bezel and engraved steam train, 58mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small marks, very faint hairline.
Hands - marks, surface corrosion.
Glass - surface marks.
Case - surface scratches and some light tarnishing.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 483
Good silver centre second chronograph pocket watch, Chester 1881, plain gilt three-quarter plate movement, no. 16174, the dial numbered and inscribed 'Marine Decimal Chronograph', with Roman numerals, minute track, outer 25/300 chronograph scale and chronograph centre seconds, stop/work lever at the two position, within a plain case with engraved cartouche and gadrooned band, 63mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small light marks.
Hands - marks.
Glass - light surface marks.
Case - generally ok, surface marks and scratches.
Bow -surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 484
SS & Co (Stauffer) silver Borgel cased lever pocket watch, import hallmarks London 1917, gilt movement with regulator, chrome dust cover, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - small marks.
Hands - marks, some surface corrosion.
Glass - scratch marks.
Case - surface marks and tarnishing.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 485
Silver lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1937, 15 jewel cal. 536 movement with safety barrel, the dial with Arabic numerals, outer minute track and subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, plain Dennison case, 49mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - generally clean although some surface marks to the subsidiary dial.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - light marks and some surface corrosion.
Case - light surface marks and some light bruise marks.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - light surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 486
Silver fusee verge pocket watch, London 1863, the movement signed Jon Grant, London, no. 1789, pierced foliate engraved balance cock with urn, silver regulating disc, flat steel balance and cylindrical pillars, the dial with Roman numerals and minute markers, within an engine turned case with engraved cartouche and engine turned band, case maker 'RD', 47mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears working.
Dial - marks, faint hairlines, chip to the outer edge at the seven position.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - marks and some tarnishing, not matching.
Case - surface marks, some mild rubbing to the engine turning, some tarnishing to the case back.
Bow - light surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 487
Silver centre seconds lever pocket watch, Chester 1876, frosted movement signed J. Hargreaves & Co. Liverpool, no. 44375, with compensated balance and regulator, the dial with Roman numerals, outer minute track, outer quarter Arabic divisions and centre seconds, start/stop at the two position, plain case with engraved cartouche, case maker 'J M&Co', 56mm

Condition Report:

Movement - appears working although stops running after a short time. start/stop lever working.
Dial - light marks, very small chip near the nine position.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - marks and some wear to the centre seconds.
Case - surface marks.
Bow - light surface marks.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 488
Silver half hunter lever pocket watch, Birmingham 1919, unsigned Swiss movement, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, Dennison case, 52mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - some visible light marks and bruising, wear to the blue chapter ring.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 489
Illinois Watch Co. Springfield gold filled lever pocket watch, no. 1842426, silvered dial with Arabic numerals, engraved screw case, 43mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - requires a service as not running consistently.
Dial - visible light marks.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - light marks, wear to the bow.

Condition reports are provided for guidance only. Please view images and further information can be obtained upon request. Gardiner Houlgate do not guarantee the working order or time accuracy of any lots. Due to the opening of the wristwatch case backs, it is recommended watches are re-sealed by professional technicians to ensure any stated water resistance is retained.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 490
Stauffer 18ct cylinder engraved fob watch with a gilt dial, 28gm, 37mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - wear to the numerals.
Glass - visible marks.
Hands - minute hand requires resetting.
Case - light marks, but generally good, wear to the bow.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £115
Lot 491
French silver slim calendar pocket watch, enamel white dial with centre seconds, hour dial with subsidiary French day, date and month dials, gild cuvette, plain case, maker 'FLM', no. 8657, 57mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - faint hairline to the hour dial.
Glass - some light marks.
Hands - matching, minute hand loose.
Case - typical surface marks, with some minor bruising to the case back.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 492
Silver hunter verge pocket watch, London 1812, the fusee movement signed Thos Miles, Wickham, Hants, no. 46038, pierced engraved balance cock with flat steel balance and silvered regulating disc, the dial with Roman numerals (lacking minute hand), consular case, 56mm

Condition Report:

Movement - nice condition and currently working.
Dial - some light marks.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - missing minute hand.
Case - visible case bruising and dents.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 493
Attractive 18ct fusee lever engraved pocket watch, London 1875, unsigned movement, no. 51874, foliate gilded dial with Roman numerals, 53.8gm, 41mm; together with a fancy gold watch Albert, 18.5gm, 10.75" long

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - some wear to the numerals.
Glass -light marks.
Hands - minute hand tip broken off.
Case - some scratching to the inner case, outer case good.
Albert - not hallmarked but tests as gold.

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Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £600
Lot 494
Clean silver fusee lever pocket watch, London 1887, unsigned movement, no. 12550, attractive silver foliate dial with applied Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, engine turned case, case maker 'RJP' (Robert John Pike), 51mm; with a good heavy silver hallmarked watch Albert, 57.3gm, 13" long

Condition Report:

Movement - clean currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - good.
Case - good, typical light marks and wear.
Albert - good.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 495
Hamilton 992 Railroad gold filled lever pocket watch, circa 1907, 21 jewel double roller movement adjusted five position, with gold train and whiplash regulator, no. 822459, signed dial with Roman numerals and outer red Arabic minute chapter, screw case, 50mm

Condition Report:

Movement - good, currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - good.
Case - the back with engraved initial monogram.

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Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 496
Silver fusee lever hunter pocket watch, London 1855, signed W. Bishop, Trowbridge, no. 66556, silvered dial with Roman numerals (lacking second hand), engine turned case, case maker 'DL' (David Lark), 48mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - visible surface marks.
Glass - cracked.
Hands - lacking second hand.
Case - some case bruising.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 497
Omega white metal lever pocket watch, gilt frosted movement, signed dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, engine turned case with a gold plated band, 51mm

Condition Report:

Movement - clean, currently working.
Dial - hairline to the 3/4 position.
Glass - some visible marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - some typical rubbing and wear to the gold plate.

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Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 498
Waltham P.S. Bartlett gold plated lever pocket watch, movement no. 23119221, signed dial with Arabic numerals and sunk subsidiary seconds within a plain case, 49mm

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good with light marks.
Hands - good and matching.
Case - the back with surface marks and light visible bruising as expected for the period, but generally quite clean.
Crown - working correctly.
Bow - wear to the gold plating.

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Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 499
Swiss gunmetal cylinder buttonhole watch, the small round dial with Arabic numerals, gilt bar movement, 31mm diameter

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and currently working.
Dial - good and would benefit with a clean.
Glass - good, light marks (loose).
Hands - matching.
Case - light surface marks, but generally good for gunmetal.
Crown - working correctly and adjusting with the pin set.

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Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 500
Continental 18ct Patent lever pocket watch, the movement with unusual layout, no. 21675, engraved foliate dial with applied Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds within an engine turned case, 63.2gm, 47mm

*Within a turned wooden pocket watch protective case

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - would benefit with a clean, but generally good condition.
Glass - light surface marks.
Hands - appear matching.
Case - in poor condition with the back with visible bruising and wear to the engine turning, similar bruising to the band.
Bow - wear to the gold plate.

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Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 501
Continental white metal lever calendar hunter pocket watch with moon phase, gilt frosted bar movement, the dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary calendar dials and constant seconds with moon phase aperture, Niello case decorated a water mill scene and a figure standing next to a horse in a wooded landscape, 53mm

Condition Report:

Movement - movement currently working, calendar not fully tested.
Dial - some light hairlines and surface marks.
Glass - some light marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - generally good condition with nice decoration.
Crown - working.
Bow - surface wear.

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Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 502
Attractive Elgin gold plated engraved lever hunter fob watch, no. 4890241, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds within an engraved case set with rose diamonds and a ruby, 42mm

Condition Report:

Movement - working.
Dial - hairline to the lower part.
Glass - sepia stained with surface marks.
Hands - matching.
Case - good condition.
Crown - working correctly.

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Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 503
Swiss 18ct cylinder engine turned fob watch, the bar movement signed Marchan, Geneva, gilt foliate dial with Roman numerals and moon hands within an engine turned case, 36.1gm, 37mm (at fault)

Condition Report:

Movement - currently not functioning and requires attention.
Dial - some visible surface marks and would benefit with a clean.
Glass - light marks.
Hands - matching with visible marks.
Case - generally good condition with some mild rubbing to the engine turning and typical surface marks.

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Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 504
Swiss gold hunter lever engraved fob watch, signed R. Lannier, Geneva, the dial with Arabic numerals, outer blue minute division and subsidiary seconds with moon hands, foliate case, 40mm; together with a fancy gilt metal short Albert/fob

Condition Report:

Movement - currently working.
Dial - faint hairline on the centre to the two position.
Glass - good light surface marks.
Hands - good and matching.
Case - unhallmarked, but tested as gold, would benefit with a clean, but generally good condition.
Crown - working correctly.

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Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 505
18ct half hunter lever pocket watch, London 1909, three-quarter plate movement signed Nicole Nielsen & Co, 14 Soho Square, London, no, 8161, the dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, inscribed presentation cuvette of Freemasonry interest relating to the Finsbury Lodge, No.861 dated 1922-1923, plain outer case with blue chapter ring, case maker 'RN', 101.3gm, 47mm; leather pouch

Condition Report:

Movement - clean and currently working.
Dial - good.
Glass - good.
Hands - good and matching.
Case - inscribed cuvette, case back has visible bruise marks, some also to the front cover, closes correctly.
Bow - gold, hallmark rubbed.

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Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1000
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