Clocks, Watches and Barometers

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Date of the auction: 14.09.2010

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Arl. Dobson. An interesting silver gilt pair cased quarter repeating watch

Number 1429, Outer Case Hallmarked London 1796 Gilt brass full plate movement with ornately pierced and engraved balance cock with ruby end stone, English lever escapement, fusee and silvered regulation, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer dot minute track, rose metal spade

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Thomas Reid. A silver cased open face pocket watch with seconds hand at centre

Number 2039, Case Hallmarked London 1864 Gilt brass full plate movement with ornately pierced and engraved balance cock and solid engraved side plate, Duplex escapement, fusee and diamond end stone, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer dot minute track, rose metal spade hour

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Joseph Wood. A mid-eighteenth century silver pair cased watch

Number 39, Hallmarked London 1758 Gilt brass movement with plates separated by four square baluster pillars, pierced balance cock with engraved solid foot and side plate, blue steel Roman regulation, fusee and verge escapement, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by minute track and

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Bullingford. A silver pair cased pocket watch with painted enamel dial

Number 4683, Hallmarked Birmingham 1827 Gilt brass full plate movement, balance cock with pierced and engraved acanthus leaf scrolling above grotesque, with verge escapement and fusee, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and minute track border has a painted scene of a steam locomotive in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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J. & W. Howden. A silver open faced key wound pocket watch

Number 14134, Hallmarked Chester Circa 1830 Gilt brass full plate movement with serpentine regulation on the ornately engraved balance cock, diamond end stone, rack lever escapement and fusee, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds at six o'clock, blue steel spade hands

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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French. A continental rose gold open face pocket watch

Number 119, Circa 1810 Gilt brass full plate movement with finely pierced and engraved balance bridge baring steel end piece, silver regulation in French, verge escapement and fusee, stamped JARY below dial, rose gold engine turned dial with black Arabic numerals bordered by outer minute divisions

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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French. A continental silver open face calendar watch with painted enamel...

Number 2199, Circa 1810 Gilt brass full plate movement with four round pillars, verge escapement, silvered regulation, balance bridge pierced and engraved with scrolling detail and steel end piece all visible beneath glass case back, numbered 5613 and 70 beneath the dial, white enamel dial with

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Antoine Esquivillon. A continental silver pair cased pocket watch with...

Circa 1760 Gilt brass full plate movement separated by four square baluster pillars, with finely pierced balance cock and side plate, blue steel end piece, verge escapement and fusee, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by finely painted minute track and Arabic divisions at five

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Marwick, Markham & Perigal. A silver and horn triple cased watch

Turkish Market, Number 13783, Hallmarked London 1755 Gilt brass full plate movement separated by four scroll topped Egyptian pillars, balance cock and side plate decorated with engraved and pierced acanthus leaf scrolling, knife edge crossing to balance wheel, with silver regulation in Arabic, verge

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Markham & Peter Upjohn. A small gilt and painted horn triple cased watch

Turkish Market, Number 4710, Circa 1760 Gilt brass full plate movement separated by four scroll topped Egyptian pillars, balance cock decorated with pierced acanthus leaf scrolling, solid foot and side plate with conforming engraving, knife edge crossing to balance wheel, with silver regulation in

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Thomas Mudge. A later silver cased quarter repeating movement

Number 371, Later Case Hallmarked London 1835 Gilt brass movement with plates separated by five round pillars, finely pierced balance cock with engraved solid foot and side plate set with diamond end stone, silvered Arabic regulation, fusee and cylinder escapement, later cream enamel dial with black

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Ellicott & Co. A turn of the nineteenth century cylinder watch movement

Number 8962, Circa 1800 Gilt brass movement with plates separated by four round pillars, finely pierced balance cock with engraved solid foot and side plate, set with diamond end stone, silvered Arabic regulation, fusee and cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Simon De Charmes. An early eighteenth century quarter repeating verge watch...

Circa 1710 Gilt brass movement with plates separated by four round pillars, balance cock and side plate pierced and engraved with acanthus leaves and grotesque, silvered Arabic regulation, fusee and verge escapement, rack striking, movement and silver dust cap both signed Simon De Charmes, London

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Thomas Windmills. An early eighteenth century watch movement in later...

Number 4124, Circa 1730 Gilt brass movement with plates separated by four Egyptian pillars, finely pierced and engraved balance cock with urn and grotesque in acanthus leaf scrolling, silvered Arabic regulation, fusee and verge escapement, numbered concealed on the top plate, later white enamel dial

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Godemars Frères. An interesting gilt cased open face quarter repeating...

Circa 1820 Gilt brass bridge movement with ruby cylinder escapement, jewelled up to the escape wheel, Breguet temperature compensated regulation, parachute shock settings and free-hung mainspring barrel with Maltese stop work, snap fit gilt dial with black Roman numeral chapter surrounding central

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Richard Webster. An 18ct gold open face key wound pocket watch

Number 7100, Hallmarked London 1825 Gilt brass full plate movement with engraved balance cock, diamond end stone, extended blue steel regulation, English lever escapement and fusee, gilt dial with applied gold metal Roman numerals bordering centre panel decorated with scrolling acanthus leaves on

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Swiss. A 15ct rose gold chatelaine with suspended fob watch

Circa 1890 10-jewel keyless wind Swiss bar design gilt brass movement with cylinder escapement, white dial with black Arabic bordered by painted gilt dot minute track and numeric divisions at five minute intervals, rose metal spade hands, plain polished case, all suspended beneath chatelaine in the

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Perret & Co. A 14ct gold keyless winding hunter watch in the form of a mandolin

Number 154358, Circa 1910 10-jewel nickle plated Swiss bar design movement with damaskeened engraving and cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by minute track and Arabic divisions at five minute intervals, rose metal arrow hands with silvered points, case with

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Le Roi a Paris. A late 18th century continental gold open faced pocket watch

Numbered 14844, circa 1795 Frosted gilt bar movement, later engine turned silvered dial with offset 60 minute chapter ring, round hour aperture at 12 for jumping hours, later subsidiary dial for running seconds, gilt minute hand, engine turned gold hinged case, the gilt cuvette signed Le Roi and

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Mansfield & Baird. An 18ct gold hunter pocket watch with 15ct rose gold...

Circa 1910 17-jewel nickel plated movement with bi-metal split compensation balance, Swiss lever escapement and Breguet over coil hairspring, white enamel dial with finely printed black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at six o'clock, blue steel Breguet hands, heavy

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Tissot Guenin. An interesting gold open face key wound pocket watch with...

Number 2627, Circa 1800 10-jewel gilt brass bar movement with two trains, ruby cylinder escapement, parachute shock settings, bi-metal temperature compensating Breguet regulation, jewelled up to the third wheel, the white enamel dial with double time indication in Arabic and Roman at three and nine

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Brunet A Paris. A slim gold open face key wound fob watch

Circa 1820 Jewelled gilt brass movement with separate cocks supporting train wheels, cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with fine black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, rose metal Breguet style hands, ornately cast and engraved case with engine turning and central floral bouquet to

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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A. Golay. A gold open faced key wind fob watch

Circa 1880 10-jewel Swiss bar design gilt brass movement with cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with finely painted black Roman numerals and bordered by outer minute track, slim blue steel Breguet style hands, case with milled band, back with central engraved continental bridge crossing river

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Le Roy & Fils. Two small continental gold keyless wind half hunter fob watches

Circa 1890 To include one fob style wristwatch example numbered 50552, jewelled Swiss bar design movement with cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer Arabic divisions at five minute intervals, blue steel spade hands, case with blue and white enamel chapter

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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James McCabe. An 18ct gold full hunter pocket watch

London hallmarked for 1857, Movement numbered No.01386 Gilt 3/4 plate movement signed 'James McCabe, Royal Exchange, London, with cut and compensated balance and duplex escapement, enamel dial with black Roman numerals and outer five minute divisions, subsidiary seconds at 6, gilt fleur-de-lis

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Martin & Marchinville. A Swiss gold open face key wound pocket watch

Number 31915, Circa 1880 8-jewel gilt Swiss bar design movement with cylinder escapement, white enamel dial with finely painted black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, blue steel Breguet hands, case with milled band and engine turned reverse decorated with floral engraving and central

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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E. & E. Emanuel. An 18ct gold key wound full hunter pocket watch

Number 22558, Hallmarked London 1847 Jewelled gilt three quarter plate movement with English lever escapement and bi-metal split compensation balance, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at six o'clock, blue steel Breguet hands, case with

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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R. Summersgill. An early 19th century open faced pocket watch together with...

London hallmarked for 1859 Frosted full plate gilt movement, enamel dial with black Roman numerals and outer five minute divisions, blued steel hands, subsidiary seconds at 6, polished engine turned case with plain cartouche, reeded band, together with a 15ct gold fancy link chain and t-bar, dial

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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John Bennett. An 18ct gold keyless wind half hunter pocket watch

Case Number 433326, Circa 1900 15-jewel gilt three quarter plate movement with Swiss lever escapement and bi-metal split compensation balance, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at six o'clock, blue steel spade hands, plain case with blue

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010

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Bracebridges'. An 18ct gold key wound full hunter pocket watch

Number 6645, Hallmarked London 1881 Jewelled full plate gilt movement with English lever escapement and bi-metal split compensation balance, white enamel dial with black Roman numerals bordered by outer minute track, subsidiary seconds dial at six o'clock, gold tone Breguet hands, plain case with

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £0

Date: 14 Sep 2010