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E. Howard & Co. 14kt Gold Open Face Watch

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

E. Howard & Co. 14kt Gold Open Face Watch, Boston, Massachusetts, No. 309074, porcelain double sunk, Arabic numeral dial inscribed E. Howard & Co./ Bostonand blued-steel hands, 14kt guilloche case marked E H & Co, and Warranted US Assay 14K, fluted band, plain cuvette opening to the damascened nickel crown wind and set movement numbered and signed by maker, screwed gold chatons, micrometer type regulator, bimetallic balance with gold timing screws, and flat hairspring, dia. 55 mm, 182.8 g.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Very slight wear case edges, dial flawless, hands original, movement starts after winding a few turns, winds and sets as designed.


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

United States, Balance spring, E. Howard & Co., Guilloché, U