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18kt Gold Cased Massey Lever Watch by Litherland, Davies & Company

Auction:
2502
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$830$700

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

Description:

18kt Gold Cased Massey Lever Watch by Litherland, Davies & Company, Liverpool, serial #13,236, hallmarked 1829, half plate layout with spring up dust cap, three separate cocks, round gold balance, Massey Type III escapement and fusee with maintaining power, silver engine-turned dial with painted black Roman chapters, blued steel moon hands, case marked TEHF (Thomas Ellison and Henry Fishwick), Chester hallmark for 1829, overall dia. 44 mm.
Estimate $750-950

Almost new, other than tarnished dial

Keywords

Litherland, Davies & Company, steel moon hands, Henry Fishwick, Thomas Ellison, Chester, Clocks, Horology, Measurement, Time, Watches