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Kelvin, White & Hutton Two-day Chronometer

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Kelvin, White & Hutton Two-day Chronometer, London, c. 1910, No. 5631, 4-in. silvered Roman numeral dial marked Kelvin, White & Hutton, 11 Billiter St., 5631, subsidiary up/down and seconds dials, blued steel hands, 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, two-tier glazed mahogany box with bone maker's plate, all in a green felt-lined carrying box, wd. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Chronometer is currently running. Some corrosion to bezel.


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

Hutton Two-day Chronometer, London, bone maker, steel hands