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October 22, 2021 10:00 AMCalender

English Watch Co. Center-seconds Chronograph Open-face Watch

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3790BLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: October 22, 2021 10:00AM


English Watch Co. Center-seconds Chronograph Open-face Watch, c. 1890s, silver case with enameled roman numeral dial with outer seconds and minute tracks, reversing sunk subsidiary seconds and counter, marked on the dial "Chrono Micrometer/F.P.," stem-wind, pin-set, three-quarter-plate movement with patent dates and "101580," ratchet-tooth lever escapement, split bimetallic balance, and blued spiral balance, dia. 52 mm.

Provenance: The estate of David G. Newsom.

Note: Similar dial and movement in The British Museum.
Estimate $400-600

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English Watch Co., David G. Newsom