Sun, 17th Oct 2021 15:30

The Watches Auction

 
Lot 723
 

A GOLD PLATED ELGIN POCKET WATCH AND A GOLD WATCH CHAIN

Sold for £100


Condition report

MOVEMENT: Ticking at the present time.
WEAR: Well worn. Scratched and nicked all over.
DIAL: Visibly marked, some chips to the edge.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Scuffs present.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact.
Hinges close okay.

 

ELGIN FULL HUNTER GOLD PLATED POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with Arabic hour markers, outer seconds track in black, subsidiary dial at 6, 50mm case with engine turned engraved decoration, along with a nine carat gold watch chain, with unmarked T-Bar, 18.1g

The condition of watches offered at auction varies widely due to factors including age, possible restoration, repair and general wear and tear. Condition reports relate to watches’ condition at the time of inspection by McTear’s specialists, McTear’s cannot guarantee watches to function beyond that point. Watches are not tested in house for accuracy, duration or water tightness. Buyers should assume that all watches purchased will require regular servicing to be useable and reliable. If McTear’s have been unable to open a watch case safely then the completeness and functionality of the movement within cannot be commented on or guaranteed. McTear’s cannot offer any form of guarantee that movements and/or all component parts are original to any watch.