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Mahogany Dovetailed Box of Three Drawers

Auction:
2502
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Dovetailed Box of Three Drawers, England, late 19th century, the box containing watch spring-making tools, two ring pulls replaced, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 5, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 4 1/2 in.

Note: This box was owned and used by 20th century English chronometer maker HW Withers, and it is pictured along with its contents in Crom #2, figures 765-769.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

United Kingdom, box containing watch spring-making tools, chronometer maker, HW Withers, Furniture