Sun, 17th Oct 2021 15:30

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 729
 

AN ERNEST BOREL KALEIDOSCOPE COCKTAIL GOLD PLATED MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH

Sold for £45


Condition report

MOVEMENT: Not ticking at the present time.
WEAR: Generally worn.
DIAL: Some marks and slight discolouration to the central section.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Scuffed/scratched.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact.
CROWN: Lacking.
BRACELET/STRAP: Well worn, scuffed, nicked and discoloured.

 

ERNEST BOREL KALEIDOSCOPE COCKTAIL GOLD PLATED MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH,
the openwork case with central kaleidoscope aperture, Arabic and baton hour markers, 32mm case, on a later expanding strap, with skeleton caseback, lacking box and papers

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.