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18kt Gold Lever Watch Signed Robert Roskell

Auction:
2502
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

18kt Gold Lever Watch Signed Robert Roskell, Liverpool, serial #50,087, 1837, probably French, Lepine caliber movement with going barrel, divided lift lever escapement, flat gold balance with Breguet-type compensation curb, white enameled dial with Roman chapters, sunk seconds dial, gold moon hands, case stamped CJ (Christopher Jones) and bears the Chester hallmark for 1837, overall dia. 45 mm.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Robert Roskell, Lepine, Christopher Jones, Chester, Clocks, Escapements, Horology, Lever, Lever escapement, Measurement, Time, Watches