Sold for £240
MOVEMENT: Ticking at present.
WEAR: Worn condition consistent with age.
DIAL: Generally worn - some hairline cracks visible.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Generally worn.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact - minute and second hand appear to be replacement.
HINGES: Snap closed okay.
INTERESTING SILVER HALF HUNTER POCKET WATCH,
the round white enamel dial with Roman hour markers, outer railroad seconds track in black, subsidiary dial at 6, 51mm case with blue enamel chapter ring to the exterior, personal inscription reading 'Presented to S. Holloway by the Barnboro Main Mineworkers on the occasion of being awarded the Military Cross and the Croix de Guerre, July 6th, 1919' to the movement cover
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.
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