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Waltham Watch Company Eight-day Chronometer Watch

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Waltham Watch Company Eight-day Chronometer Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1935, No. 28924162, the matte silvered dial with subsidiary seconds and up/down indicator marked Waltham, in a mahogany counter display with black phenolic top with attached brass plates marked Harold Hildreth, Correct Time, eight-day, 37-size 15-jewel movement with lever escapement, ht. 2 1/2 x wd. 8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Watch is currently running.


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

Waltham, Massachusetts, Harold Hildreth