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Hamilton & Company 18kt Triple Complicated Minute-repeating Watch

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Hamilton & Company 18kt Triple Complicated Minute-repeating Watch, No. 4117, movement marked Hamilton & Co. London /Calcutta, the fully engraved 18kt hunter case with vacant shield on front cover opens to the enamel Roman numeral dial marked 4117, triple sunk subsidiary dials, perpetual calendar at twelve, day of the month at three, seconds and cobalt blue and gold moon's age dial on a starry ground at six, and day of the week at nine, finely blued steel hands, three-quarter frosted gilt plate minute-repeating movement with lever escapement, two-arm bimetallic balance, engraved balance cock, screwed chatons and diamond endstone, case dia. 53 mm.
Estimate $20,000-40,000

watch is complete, runs and repeats as designed, all mechanical functions however, are not guaranteed by Skinner. Case is hall marked with a "crown" and "18", "AN" and "4117" , movement with single scratch lower left of balance, dial is flawless.


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

Hamilton & Company, Calcutta, steel hands