Lot 863 (Watches, 10th April 2018)
Sold for £300
In worn condition with scratches and general signs of wear to it.
Not in working condition at the present time.
Acrylic is scratched and chipped to the circumference.
Dust specs under the acrylic.
Dial is marked in multiple places.
Hands are discoloured and scratched.
No personal inscriptions to the case.
EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE KEY WIND POCKET WATCH the round white enamel dial with Roman numerals in black, sunken subsidiary seconds at 6, railroad outer seconds track, blued steel spade hands, 48mm case with full London hallmarks for 1877-78, 112.5g gross, in box
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