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Antique Mixed Metal Hunting Case Pocket Watch, Waltham

Auction:
2471
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$267$225

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2471
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 15, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Mixed Metal Hunting Case Pocket Watch, Waltham, the white metal dial with Arabic numeral indicators, and subsidiary seconds dial, enclosing damascened movement no. 13504467, the case with Japanesque motifs, 35 mm, signed movement and dial, (rust to case).
Estimate $200-400

dial with grime but without apparent cracks
sets, but does not wind nor run, balance wheel does not oscillate
appears to be gold overlay or gilding on a patinated base metal case, but is has not been tested
bail is marked 18Kt
the rust is on the outside of the case over the pagoda motif and on the winding stem, other side appears to be without rust

Keywords

base metal case, Dial, Indicator, Pocket watch, Rotary dial, Rust, Waltham, Watches

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