Lot 725 (The Watches Auction, 9th August 2020)
Sold for £130
Not in working order - has been overwound.
In worn condition.
Dial marked and cracked.
All hands intact.
Winding and ticking at the present time.
In generally worn condition.
SILVER OPEN FACE POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with Roman numerals, outer seconds track in black, the dial signed Talbott & Talbott of London, 50mm case, along with a Molnija 18 jewels pocket watch with enamel landscape scene to the reverse (2)
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