Watches and Wristwatches

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Date of the auction: 21.05.2019

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Benjamin Sidey, London. A gold key wind pair case pocket watch with...

Date: London Hallmark for 1758 Movement: Engraved gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance cock, silver regulation, No.3053 Dial: Later white enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, blued steel beetle and poker hands Case

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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Gamaliel Voyce. A gold key wind quarter repeating pair case pocket watch...

Date: Circa 1740 Movement: Engraved gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced winged and engraved balance cock, silver regulation, polished hammers Dial: White enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, gilt beetle and poker hands Case: Polished inner

Lot #: 2Y

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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I. P. Kroese, Amsterdam. A gilt key wind quarter repeating pair case pocket...

Date: Circa 1760 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance cock, diamond end stone, silvered regulation, polished hammers Dial: Later white enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, gilt spade hands Case: Polished and pierced gilt inner and polished outer

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 May 2019

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Richard Finch, London. A gilt key wind repeating pair case pocket watch

Date: Circa 1740 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance cock, diamond end stone, silvered regulation, polished hammers, No.684 Dial: Later white enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, gilt serpentine form hands Case: Pierced and engraved gilt inner and

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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Delisle & frères, Moricand. A continental gold and enamel key wind open...

Date: Circa 1780 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced balance bridge, 3-arm balance, silver regulation, No.2054 Dial: White, black Arabic numerals, black outer minute divisions, winding aperture at 2, gilt spade hands Case: Consular with enamel and seed pearl foliate decoration to reverse

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 May 2019

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Robert Roskell, Liverpool. An 18K gold key wind open face pocket watch

Date: Chester Hallmark for 1821 Movement: Patented gilt full plate English lever, 3-arm balance, diamond end stone, No.35090 Dial: Engine turned gilt, applied gilt Roman numerals, outer minute divisions, applied three colour foliate decoration to centre and border, blued steel hands Case: Engine

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 21 May 2019

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Morisset, R. & Lukins, C. London. A fine and attractive gold, enamel and...

Date: Circa 1780 Movement: Gilt full plate cylinder, pierced and engraved balance cock, round baluster pillars, diamond end stone, silver regulation, No.2453 Dial: White, black Arabic numerals and outer minute divisions, winding aperture at 6, diamond set arrow tipped hands Case: Consular with

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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B.Haas Snel, Paris. An unusual and highly detailed gilt metal, enamel and...

Date: Circa 1865 Movement: Gilt heart form, cylinder escapement, plain 3-arm balance, blued steel screws Dial: White enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, blued steel spade hands Case: Highly detailed beetle form with black enamel ridged head, diamond set eyes and collar, green

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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J. Barned & Co, Liverpool. An 18K gold key wind pair case pocket watch

Date: Chester Hallmark for 1810 Movement: Gilt full plate English lever, 3-arm balance, diamond end stone, No.1758 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at 6, gilt spade hands Case: Polished inner and outer cases, dust cap Signed: Movement, case stamped HA

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 21 May 2019

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Monchanin, A Paris. A continental gold and seed pearl set key wind open...

Date: Circa 1800 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance bridge, silver regulation, No.137 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute divisions with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, winding aperture at 2, gilt beetle hands Case: Consular, blue enamel decoration

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 21 May 2019

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Benjamin Wood, London. An 18K gold key wind open face pocket watch

Date: London Hallmark for 1789 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, engraved balance cock, diamond end stone, No.1740 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, gilt spade hands Case: Polished consular, inner cap stamped IxR Signed: Movement Size: 51mm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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L'epine, Paris. An unusual silver skull form key wind momento mori watch

Date: 18th Century and later Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved winged balance bridge, silver regulation Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, winding aperture at 2, blued steel cathedral hands (AF) Case: Polished

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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George Graham, London. A later cased silver key wind open face pocket watch

Date: 18th Century and later, the later case hallmarked for London 1863 Movement: Gilt full plate cylinder, pierced and engraved balance cock, square baluster pillars, diamond end stone, silver regulation, No.6474 Dial: Later white with black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, blued steel

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 21 May 2019

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Breguet & Fils. A silver key wind open face repeating pocket watch

Date: Circa 1830 Movement: Gilt full plate, pierced and engraved balance bridge, 3-arm balance, silver regulation, repeating on two gongs Dial: Engine turned gilt, the centre engraved with a maiden and lamb, applied enamel Arabic numerals, blued steel Breguet hands Case: Engine turned hinged, reeded

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 May 2019

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Bonne. An 18K gold keyless wind minute repeating Jacquemart full hunter...

Date: Circa 1900 Movement: Gilt Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, two polished hammers striking on two gongs Dial: Champagne, blue enamel chapter to centre with gilt Roman numeral hour markers, outer minute divisions, subsidiary seconds at 6, applied gilt men in armour striking

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 May 2019

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Julien Le Roy, Paris. A gilt metal and tortoiseshell key wind open face...

Date: Circa 1850 Movement: Foliate engraved gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance bridge, silver Turkish regulation, round baluster pillars, No.43533 Dial: White, Turkish numeral hour markers, blued steel beetle and poker hands Case: Polished foliate engraved inner with winding

Lot #: 16Y

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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Thomas Wright in the Poultry, Watch-Maker to the King. A verge movement...

Date: Circa 1780 Movement: Gilt full plate fusee verge, pierced and engraved balance cock, baluster pillars, diamond end stone, silver regulation, No.1716 Dial: White, eccentric hour dial at 12 with black Roman numerals and outer minute divisions, black outer 1/5th second divisions with Arabic

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 May 2019

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An 18K gold key wind open face musical and repeating pocket watch for the...

Date: Circa 1850 Movement: Cylinder, 3-arm balance, two polished hammers striking on two gongs, music playing on disc with individually screwed tines Dial: White, black Turkish numerals, outer minute track, blued steel hands Case: Engine turned hinged, reeded band, push repeat to stem, slide button

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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Desbois & Wheeler, London. An 18K gold key wind quarter repeating open face...

Date: London Hallmark for 1810, movement dated 1811, converted from a duplex to a lever escapement in 1907 Movement: Gilt full plate converted English lever, 3-arm balance, two polished hammers striking on two gongs activated via the plunge repeat, striking mechanism by Matthew Stogden, diamond end

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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An unusual and rare 18K gold and gilt key wind calendar striking pair case...

Date: Circa 1799 Movement: Gilt with large aperture for repeater bell, form of dead-beat escapement with twin escape wheels with inter-spaced cranked teeth, repeating on a bell Dial: White enamel, black Arabic numerals, black outer minute divisions, oval inner calendar markers, gilt leaf form hands

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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Hunt & Roskell, 156 New Bond St, London. An 18K gold key wind minute...

Date: London Hallmark for 1834 Movement: Gilt 3/4 plate duplex, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, two polished hammers striking on two gongs, No.11454 Dial: White enamel, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel double spade hands Case: Polished

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 May 2019

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Auguste Saltzman, Chaux de Fonds. An 18K gold key wind full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1865 Movement: Engine turned Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, No.35615, patented Sept 1859 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued and gilt stylised hands Case: Engine turned hinged, reeded band, No.35615 Signed

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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F.B. Adams & Sons, St. John's Square, London. An 18K gold key wind open...

Date: London Hallmark for 1834 Movement: Gilt 3/4 plate English lever, 3-arm balance, No.74621 Dial: Engine turned gilt, black Roman numerals to brushed surround, outer gilt minute divisions, blued steel spade hands Case: Foliate engraved consular, No.621 Signed: Movement, case stamped IH Size: 39mm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 21 May 2019

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An 18K gold keyless wind minute repeating chronograph full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1890 Movement: Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, hammers striking on two gongs Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute and 1/5th second divisions, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel spade hands, centre chronograph hand Case: Polished hinged

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 21 May 2019

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Johnson & Co, London. An 18K gold keyless wind open face quarter repeating...

Date: Circa 1900 Movement: Gilt 3/4 plate Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, polished hammers striking on two gongs Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel spade hands Case: Polished round, hinged back, No.192 Signed

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 May 2019

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Appleton, Tracy, & Co. A 14K gold keyless wind full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1890 Movement: Gilt full plate Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, No.311624 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel spade hands Case: Foliate engraved hinged, blank cartouche to front, engraved image of a

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 May 2019

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New Columbus Time King. A 14K gold keyless wind full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1890 Movement: Guilloché engraved gilt full plate, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, No.500635 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with red Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel fleur de lys hands Case: Foliate engraved

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 21 May 2019

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E.Howard & Co, Boston. A 14K gold keyless wind full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1890 Movement: Nickel 3/4 plate Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, adjusted to heat and cold, No.212457 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with Arabic numeral 5 minute markers, subsidiary seconds at 6, blued steel double Roman hands Case

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 21 May 2019

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Invicta. An 18K gold keyless wind quarter repeating full hunter pocket watch

Date: Circa 1900 Movement: Gilt 3/4 plate Swiss lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, two polished hammers striking on two gongs, fly ball governor Dial: White, black Arabic numerals, black outer minute and 0-300 markers, subsidiary seconds at 6, gilt Louis XV style hands Case: Polished

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 May 2019

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John Hawley & Son, 52 Hatton Garden, London, Manchester & Coventry. An 18K...

Date: Chester Hallmark for 1890 Movement: Gilt 3/4 plate English lever, cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, No.75347 Dial: White, black Roman numerals, black outer minute and 0-300 scales, gilt fleur de lys hands, centre seconds Case: Polished hinged, personal engraving to back, No.75347

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 21 May 2019