Lot 765 (The Watches Auction, 15th January 2019)

TWO GOLD PLATED POCKET WATCHES

Sold for £85


Condition report

WALTHAM:
Missing bale.
In working condition at the present time; ticking.
In well worn condition.
Case discoloured.
Dial marked and discoloured.
All hands intact.


OTHER:
In working condition at the present time; ticking.
In well worn condition.
Case discoloured.
Minute hand bent.
All hands intact.

 

TWO GOLD PLATED POCKET WATCHES,
both full hunter examples, one with CAPT SKEA BROOKLYN, N.Y, with Roman numerals in black, sunken subsidiary seconds at 6, outer seconds track in black with Arabic numerals in red, gold leaf hands, 50mm case with monogram to the front; the other with Roman numerals in black, subsidiary seconds at 6, railroad outer seconds track in black, 50mm case

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.