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22kt Gold Pair-Cased Rack Lever Watch by P. Litherland & Company

Auction:
2502
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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

Description:

22kt Gold Pair-Cased Rack Lever Watch by P. Litherland & Company, Liverpool, Serial #840, hallmarked 1797, bell-shaped balance cock, engraved with pierced table, curved foot inscribed Patent, three wheel train with flat steel balance, fusee, one way slide, engraved gold dial with Roman chapters and gold arrow hands (minute hand slightly truncated), 22kt gold case stamped RP and bearing the London hallmark for 1797, overall dia. 54 mm.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

No significant repairs, replacements or restoration, slightly truncated minute hand, slight repair to pendant.

Keywords

P. Litherland & Company, flat steel balance, London, Clocks, Engraving, Horology, Measurement, Time, Watches, Wheel train