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J.W. Ray Two-day Chronometer

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

J.W. Ray Two-day Chronometer, Liverpool, c. 1906, No. 177, the 4-in. silvered dial with subsidiary up/down indicator and seconds dial, marked J.W. Ray & Co., 17 So. Castle St., Liverpool, 177, chain fusee movement with maintaining power, spring detent escapement, split bi-metallic balance, helical balance spring, in a fully gimbaled brass-bowl with screw bezel, three-tier, glazed, brass bound and inlaid ebony box with inset mother-of-pearl plaque, ht. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Chronometer is currently running. Beveled glass crystal loose but with the clock..


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

W. Ray Two-day Chronometer, J.W. Ray & Co., Castle St.