Auction 22.09.1999

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 22.09.1999

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An 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever centre seconds pocket watch, J...

An 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever centre seconds pocket watch, J. Hargreaves & Co., Liverpool, 1892, white enamel dial signed and inscribed Makers To The Queen & H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, J. Hargreaves & Co., Liverpool, Roman numerals, outer seconds divided into fifths, signed three quarter

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold filled quarter repeating open faced keyless lever pocket watch...

A gold filled quarter repeating open faced keyless lever pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1910, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, frosted movement jewelled to the centre and with bimetallic compensation balance, metal cuvette with engraved presentation inscription, polished case

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever centre seconds pocket watch, John...

An 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever centre seconds pocket watch, John Lecomber, Liverpool, No.16504, 1902, white enamel dial inscribed Decimal Chronograph, Sept. 13. 1875, Registered, Roman numerals, outer seconds divided into fifths, signed and numbered movement with bimetallic compensation

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gilt metal pair cased verge pocket watch, Robert Innes, London, 9268...

A gilt metal pair cased verge pocket watch, Robert Innes, London, 9268, circa 1780, white enamel dial with Roman numerals and outer Arabic five minutes, signed and numbered gilt fusee movement, pair cases, diameter 44mm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A silver and enamel cushion form open faced keyless lever pocket watch...

A silver and enamel cushion form open faced keyless lever pocket watch, Ovida Watch Co., retailed by C. Bucherer, circa 1920, silvered dial signed C. Bucherer, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, 15-jewel nickel finished movement with two adjustments, bimetallic compensation balance, engine turned

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Webster...

An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Webster, London, No.20183, 1899, white enamel dial signed Webster, Queen Victoria St., London, 20183, Roman numerals, blued steel hands, signed and numbered frosted gilt half plate movement with bimetallic compensation balance, gold

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, 1881

An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, 1881, white enamel dial signed Russells', Roman numerals, blued steel hands, frosted Swiss movement inscribed Russells' compensation balance, gold cuvette, polished case with blue Roman chapter ring, Chester marks for 1881, diameter 39mm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold minute repeating half hunting cased keyless lever pocket...

An 18ct. gold minute repeating half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1890, white enamel dial signed Weber & Schenk, Secunderabad, Swiss Made, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, signed nickel finished movement with bimetallic compensation balance, wolf's tooth winding, gold

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold quarter repeating hunting cased keyless lever chronograph...

An 18ct. gold quarter repeating hunting cased keyless lever chronograph pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1910, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, outer seconds divided into fifths, blued steel hands, frosted gilt movement with bimetallic compensation balance, gold cuvette, polished

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Two gold pocket watches, comprising

Two gold pocket watches, comprising: an 18ct. gold and enamel half hunting cased keyless lever fob watch, Swiss, circa 1900, diameter 32mm; an 18ct. gold hunting cased lever pocket watch, circa 1860, diameter 45mm. (2

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Four silver cased pocket watches, comprising

Four silver cased pocket watches, comprising: two pair cased verge pocket watches, an open faced verge pocket watch and a silver and gilt open faced verge pocket watch. (4

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Waltham, circa 1900

A gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Waltham, circa 1900, white enamel dial signed Waltham, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, outer Arabic five minutes, damascened nickel finished movement, gold cuvette, engine turned, chased and engraved case, 45mm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold, enamel and pearl set pocket watch, Bonna Freres A Geneve, N0.8004...

A gold, enamel and pearl set pocket watch, Bonna Freres A Geneve, N0.8004, circa 1790, signed white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, eccentric winding hole, signed and numbered rosted gilt movement now with later cylinder escapement, case with pearl set bezel, the back cover decorated with an

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold filled open faced keyless lever chronograph pocket watch, Swiss...

A gold filled open faced keyless lever chronograph pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1920, white enamel dial signed Arthur Jackson, Machine Tool Co., Toronto & Montreal, Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds and minute recording dials, outer calibrated timing scales, 17-jewel nickel finished movement with

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A nickel cased open faced keyless lever Goliath watch with triple calendar...

A nickel cased open faced keyless lever Goliath watch with triple calendar and moonphase, Swiss, circa 1910, white enamel dial with Roman numerals and outer Arabic five minutes, subsidiary day, date and month dials and combined subsidiary seconds and moonphase, frosted gilt movement jewelled to the

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Seven pocket watches and a pocket watch movement comprising

Seven pocket watches and a pocket watch movement comprising: two gold filled hunting cased keyless lever pocket watches, a gold filled open faced keyless lever pocket watch, three nickel cased open faced pocket watches, a silver open faced pocket watch and a keyless lever chronograph pocket watch

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gilt metal combined petrol lighter and watch, Colibri, circa 1960

A gilt metal combined petrol lighter and watch, Colibri, circa 1960, ribbed case with square silvered watch dial signed Colibri, gilt Arabic numerals, 17-jewel movement, 53mm high

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, S. Smith & Son...

An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, S. Smith & Son Ltd., London, 1919, white enamel dial signed S. Smith & Son Ltd., Trafalgar Square, London W.C., 94517, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, signed and numbered half plate frosted gilt movement with

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Two gold open faced pocket watches, comprising

Two gold open faced pocket watches, comprising: An 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever centre seconds pocket watch, 1893, 50mm; an 18ct. gold open faced keyless lever pocket watch, J.W. Benson, London, 1902, diameter 50mm. (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Two pair cased verge pocket watches, comprising

Two pair cased verge pocket watches, comprising: a metal pair cased watch by Henry Burday, London, circa 1780, diameter 48mm; a silver pair cased watch by W. Fleming, London, 1818, diameter 53mm. (2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Three silver pair cased verge pocket watches, comprising examples by

Three silver pair cased verge pocket watches, comprising examples by: Barron, Aberdeen, No.6660; John Stubbs, Kegworth; and another anonymous. (3

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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Three silver pocket watches, comprising

Three silver pocket watches, comprising: a half hunting pair cased verge watch by S.K. Peplow, Ironbridge, early 19th Century, 50mm; a silver pair cased verge pocket watch by Thos. King, Alnwick, 210, 1785, 49mm; a silver open faced pocket watch now with lever escapement, 40mm. (3

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A small silver pair cased verge pocket watch, Anonymous, circa 1800

A small silver pair cased verge pocket watch, Anonymous, circa 1800, cream dial with Roman numerals, frosted gilt fusee movement with plain flat rim three armed steel balance, plain pair cases, diameter 37mm

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A nickel cased open faced keyless lever military pocket watch, Rolex, circa...

A nickel cased open faced keyless lever military pocket watch, Rolex, circa 1920, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, blued steel moon hands, 15-jewel nickel finished Cal.548 movement, nickel case with screw back inscribed with the broad arrow mark and B5238, dial

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold open faced keyless lever doctor's chronograph pocket watch, Swiss...

A gold open faced keyless lever doctor's chronograph pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1900, white enamel dial with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, outer pulsimeter and respiration scales and inscribed Redpenning's Patent, frosted gilt movement with bimetallic compensation balance, gold cuvette

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Barraud & Lund...

An 18ct. gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Barraud & Lund, London, 2/8672, 1862, white enamel dial signed Barraud & Lund, Cornhill, London, 2/8672, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, signed and numbered frosted gilt fusee movement with bimetallic compensation balance, profusely chased

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold hunting cased quarter repeating keyless lever chronograph pocket...

A gold hunting cased quarter repeating keyless lever chronograph pocket watch, Swiss, circa 1910, 18k, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and minute recording dials, frosted gilt movement with bimetallic compensation balance, gold cuvette, polished case with repeat slide and

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold octagonal open faced keyless lever pocket watch, Swiss, 1922

An 18ct. gold octagonal open faced keyless lever pocket watch, Swiss, 1922, silvered dial with Arabic numerals, blued steel hands, nickel finished movement jewelled to the centre and with bimetallic compensation balance, octagonal polished case with hinged back, 47mm

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, J.W. Benson...

An 18ct. gold half hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, J.W. Benson, London, 1898, white enamel dial signed J.W. Benson, London, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, signed frosted gilt half plate movement with compensation balance, gold cuvette, engine turned case with blue

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 22 Sep 1999

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A gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Ch. Suchy & Fils...

A gold hunting cased keyless lever pocket watch, Ch. Suchy & Fils, No.33639, circa 1900, 18k, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, pierced gold hands, frosted gilt movement No.265756 and stamped JWC, jewelled to the centre and with bimetallic compensation balance

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Sep 1999