Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Two Tobias Watches and a Movement

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$615$500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Two Tobias Watches and a Movement, Liverpool, all three key-wind movements, two 4-jewel bridge movements with cylinder escapement: one with enamel dial in an engraved silver open-face case, the other with a guilloche and engraved dial with applied Roman numerals, in an 18kt gold open-face case; the movement, with chain fusee and lever escapement, has engraved gold-tone dial with applied Roman numerals, with two gold-filled chains, dia. 45 to 49 mm.
Estimate $300-500

All three movements will tick.


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

Tobias Watches, Echappement naturel, Escapements, Fusee, Guilloché, Lever escapement, Movement, Pocket watch, Watches