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Auction 2857M

October 31, 2015 10:00AM

10-31-2015 10-31-2015

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Edward Prior Silver Verge Watch for the Turkish Market

Edward Prior Silver Verge Watch for the Turkish Market

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$800$650

Edward Prior Silver Verge Watch for the Turkish Market, London, No. 63688, c. 1780, base metal outer carrying case opens to the silver pinned tortoiseshell case, revealing the engraved and chased More ...

George Prior Verge Gilt Watch for the Turkish Market

George Prior Verge Gilt Watch for the Turkish Market

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$615$500

George Prior Verge Gilt Watch for the Turkish Market, London, No. 21598, c. 1790, the outer gilt-brass carrying case with simple turned decoration opens to the inner gilt-brass case, porcelain More ...

William Farrow Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch with Calendar

William Farrow Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch with Calendar

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$923$750

William Farrow Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch with Calendar, London, No. 229, c. 1730, the outer case opens to the plain inner case stamped EM, silver dial marked Farrow with raised Roman numerals More ...

Eardley Norton Gold Pair-cased Watch

Eardley Norton Gold Pair-cased Watch

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Eardley Norton Gold Pair-cased Watch, London, No. 14208, c. 1795, Roman numeral porcelain dial signed Eardley Norton/London, gold teardrop hands and bull's-eye crystal, swing-out movement with dust More ...

John Wood 18kt Gold Pair Cased Watch

John Wood 18kt Gold Pair Cased Watch

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

John Wood 18kt Gold Pair Cased Watch, Liverpool, No. 2299, c. 1795, porcelain Roman numeral dial with moon hands and blued seconds, the case carries two watch papers from Bond & Son and Jesse Smith More ...

Repousse Pair-cased Verge Watch and Chain

Repousse Pair-cased Verge Watch and Chain

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$861$700

Repousse Pair-cased Verge Watch and Chain, probably Switzerland, c. 1800, the 10kt gold repousse outer case with three raised figures on the back, opens to the gilt-brass watch case and porcelain More ...

Tobias Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch

Tobias Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$308$250

Tobias Silver Pair-cased Verge Watch, London, case No. 7175, c. 1760, the outer case with several early printed watch papers including one stating Peleg Collins, Clock and Watch Maker, and More ...

Sedan Clock

Sedan Clock

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$277$225

Sedan Clock, Liverpool, c. 1800, with 4-in. porcelain Roman numeral dial, blued-steel hands, hinged brass bezel, all set in a turned, ebonized wood case, a key-wind, key-set, chain fusee, watch More ...

Lebel Silver Verge Watch for Turkish Market

Lebel Silver Verge Watch for Turkish Market

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$308$250

Lebel Silver Verge Watch for Turkish Market, Romania, porcelain dial with Turkish numerals marked Lebel, Bucharest, silver swing-out case, key-wind, key-set, chain fusee movement with a verge More ...

Antique 18kt Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch

Antique 18kt Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Antique 18kt Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch, the case elaborately engraved to depict on one side a reclining sailor holding an American flag, a harbor scene in the background, and on the other a lady More ...

D. Edmonds Pair-cased Silver Verge Watch

D. Edmonds Pair-cased Silver Verge Watch

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$338$275

D. Edmonds Pair-cased Silver Verge Watch, Liverpool, No. 3078, the outer case with numerous period watchpapers from New Orleans, Fitchburg, Clinton, Leominster, Lancaster, and Boston, Massachusetts, More ...

Harrison Gray Otis Family 18kt Gold Watch

Harrison Gray Otis Family 18kt Gold Watch

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Harrison Gray Otis Family 18kt Gold Watch, John McFarlane, Boston, No. 505, c. 1802, Roman numeral dial with brass hands, the engine-turned outer case with rose gold dial bezel inscribed with repair More ...

Four English Silver Watches

Four English Silver Watches

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$584$475

Four English Silver Watches, three chain fusee, verge escapement, movements in pair cases: a D. Edmonds, Liverpool, a Peter Johnston, Mitcham, and a J. Simpson, London; and a key-wind, key-set, M.J. More ...

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Hunter Consular Case Watch

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Hunter Consular Case Watch

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$861$700

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Hunter Consular Case Watch, Liverpool, fully engraved and chased case marked 18K with small monogram shield marked ELL opening to the porcelain Roman numeral dial marked More ...

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Open Face Watch

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Open Face Watch

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Robert Roskell 18kt Gold Open Face Watch, Liverpool, No. 22532, gold Roman numeral dial with engine-turned and engraved decoration and gilt fleur-de-lis hands set within a neatly cast and chased More ...

Two 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watches

Two 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watches

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Two 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watches, London and Switzerland, one a key-wind, key-set, chain fusee movement marked F.B. Adams & Sons, London, 72388, in an engine-turned, swing-out case, dia. 53 mm, 136 More ...

Barrauds 18kt Gold Pair-cased Watch

Barrauds 18kt Gold Pair-cased Watch

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Barrauds 18kt Gold Pair-cased Watch, London, No. 7044, c. 1810, the plain outer case marked with crown and 18, hallmarked for 1810 and WW, porcelain Roman numeral dial marked Barrauds/London/ 7044, More ...

John McFarlane 18kt Gold Watch

John McFarlane 18kt Gold Watch

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

John McFarlane 18kt Gold Watch, No. 558, Boston, c. 1805, the gold case marked 18K and TH, 1805 London hallmark and convex porcelain Arabic numeral dial with brass hands, the back opens to the More ...

Three 18kt Gold Open Face Liverpool Watches

Three 18kt Gold Open Face Liverpool Watches

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Three 18kt Gold Open Face Liverpool Watches, England, 19th century, all key-wind, key-set, with engraved gold-tone, dials, two with chain fusee movements: one a Lewis Samuel, the other a J. More ...

Five Silver London Key-wind Watches

Five Silver London Key-wind Watches

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$861$700

Five Silver London Key-wind Watches, various makers, four pair-cased watches with chain fusee movements: an Alec Rofs, T.B. Levis, Charles Davidson, James Caslon; and an Arnold with a second hand in More ...

Three Silver Pair-cased English Watches

Three Silver Pair-cased English Watches

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Silver Pair-cased English Watches, 19th century, all key-wind, key-set, chain fusee movements, two with pierced balance cocks and verge escapements: a B. Clowes, Liverpool, and a Pearson, More ...

Charles Taylor & Son 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch

Charles Taylor & Son 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Charles Taylor & Son 18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch, 45 St. John's Square, London, No. 15536, engraved and chased case hallmarked 18 (with a crown), S.B, 15536, and with a presentation inscription by More ...

A.P. Walsh, London, No. 218 18kt Gold Open Face Chronometer

A.P. Walsh, London, No. 218 18kt Gold Open Face Chronometer

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

A.P. Walsh, London, No. 218 18kt Gold Open Face Chronometer, retailed by Hammond & Co., New York, c. 1900, porcelain Roman numeral dial signed and numbered by the retailer, sunk seconds and Up-Down More ...

James Poole 18kt Gold Open Face "Field Watch,"

James Poole 18kt Gold Open Face "Field Watch,"

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

James Poole 18kt Gold Open Face "Field Watch," London, No. 143346, white porcelain Roman numeral dial signed James Poole/London, sunk seconds and blued-steel hands, guilloche case back hallmarked More ...

James Pool 18kt Gold Open Face Watch

James Pool 18kt Gold Open Face Watch

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$800$650

James Pool 18kt Gold Open Face Watch, 33 Spencer Street, London, No. 1601, c. 1860, the porcelain Roman numeral dial inscribed James Poole/London/1601, gold hands and sunk seconds, the case back More ...

James Poole & Company Silver Watch Made for William Bond & Son

James Poole & Company Silver Watch Made for William Bond & Son

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

James Poole & Company Silver Watch Made for William Bond & Son, London, No. 5972, c. 1880, the porcelain Roman numeral dial inscribed James Poole & Co./London/No. 5972, sunk seconds, up-down More ...

Three 18kt Gold Watches

Three 18kt Gold Watches

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Three 18kt Gold Watches, England and Switzerland, all with Roman numeral dials, a Charles Frodsham with dial marked Chas. Frodsham, 05998, in a demi-hunter case, dia. 38 mm, 53 g., a 10-jewel Ulysse More ...

J.W. Benson 18kt Gold Demi-case Watch

J.W. Benson 18kt Gold Demi-case Watch

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

J.W. Benson 18kt Gold Demi-case Watch, London, No. 8927, c. 1880, the demi-case hallmarked JWB ltd., 18, Birmingham hallmark for 1879, and numbered as above, porcelain Roman numeral dial signed More ...

F.B. Adams & Sons 18kt Gold Open Face Lever Watch

F.B. Adams & Sons 18kt Gold Open Face Lever Watch

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,107$900

F.B. Adams & Sons 18kt Gold Open Face Lever Watch, London, No. 70666, c. 1850, the Roman numeral dial (hairlines) with sunk seconds and fleur-de-lis blued-steel hands, rear hallmarked lid marked 18, More ...

John Magnin & Company 18kt Gold Multicolor Open Face Watch

John Magnin & Company 18kt Gold Multicolor Open Face Watch

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$800$650

John Magnin & Company 18kt Gold Multicolor Open Face Watch, Geneva, No. 360, the engraved dial with raised Roman numerals and engraved center, lower seconds dial, spade hands, and multicolor gold More ...