Wed, 16th Dec 2020 13:30

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 901
 

AN EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE KEY WIND POCKET WATCH

Sold for £700


Condition report

Not ticking at the present time - has been overwound.
In generally worn condition.
Some scratches to the case.
Some marks to the dial.
Subsidiary dial missing sections of enamel.
All hands intact.

 

EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD OPEN FACE KEY WIND POCKET WATCH,
the round white dial with Roman hour markers, outer seconds track in black, 45mm case, marked 18, 87.4g

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.