Sun, 16th Jan 2022 14:00

Master of Time: Watches & Timepieces

 
  Lot 809
 

A NINE CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE POCKET WATCH

Sold for £400


Condition report

MOVEMENT: Not ticking at the present time.
WEAR: Generally worn.
DIAL:Fair condition.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Some nicks and small chips. Large scratch at 8 marker.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact.
Hinges snap closed easily.

 

NINE CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with Roman hour markers, railroad outer seconds track in black, subsidiary dial at 6, 50mm case, hallmarked inner movement cover with personal inscription, 94.2g

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.