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Alarm and Calendar Pocket Watch by Becet and Neoclassical Watch Hutch

Auction:
2502
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Alarm and Calendar Pocket Watch by Becet and Neoclassical Watch Hutch, Paris, silvered brass case with enameled dial, Arabic numerals and signed Becet a Paris, central alarm dial and outer calendar numerals, hinged fusee movement with pierced balance cock and back plate engraved Becet Paris, No. 900, housed in a gilt and ebonized watch hutch with a ram surmounting the dial opening, and classical figure on the pediment, ht. 15 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Paris, Clocks, Horology, Measurement, Pocket watch, Watches