Sun, 17th Oct 2021 15:30

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 734
 

AN ELGIN GOLD FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH

Sold for £360


Condition report

MOVEMENT: Not ticking at the present time, has been overwound.
WEAR: Well worn. Case scratched.
DIAL: Marks visible, chips to the edge.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: No acrylic present - Acrylic ring is loose.
HANDS & MARKERS:Hour hand lacking.
Hinges do not snap closed.
No visible dents to the case. 
Inner cover not marked. 

 

ELGIN GOLD FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with Roman hour markers, outer seconds track in black with red Arabic outer markers, subsidiary dial at 6, 47mm case with engine turned decoration to the covers, marked 14K, 82.3g

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.