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Marine Chronometer by Joseph Sewill

Auction:
2383
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$1,645

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Auction:
Science, Technology & Clocks - 2383
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 28, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Marine Chronometer by Joseph Sewill, Liverpool, with 4 in. dia. silvered dial marked Maker to the Admiralty, Joseph Sewill, 61 South Castle Street, Liverpool, 56 hour up-down indicator, gilt hands, damascened plates, fusee and helical hairspring in a gimbaled bowl and figured, two tiered mahogany case with carrying handles and lock, (inoperative), ht. of closed box, 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Joseph Sewill, Balance spring, Clocks, Horology, Marine chronometer, Watches

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