Sun, 25th Jul 2021 15:00

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 727
 

AN EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH

Sold for £1,200


Condition report

Generally worn condition. Some scratches to the case.
Lacking crystal.
Not ticking at the present time, has been overwound. 


Hands intact. 


Hinges okay.

 

EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with black Roman hour markers, railroad outer seconds track, subsidiary dial at 6, signed J.W.Benson, London, 50mm case, 118g, in a plastic domed display 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.