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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
October 22, 2021 10:00 AMCalender
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Bentley & Beck Oversized 18kt Gold Open-face Watch with Spring Detent Escapement

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$5,938$4,750
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3790BLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: October 22, 2021 10:00AM

Description:

Bentley & Beck Oversized 18kt Gold Open-face Watch with Spring Detent Escapement, Royal Exchange, London, No. 932, enameled roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, outer minute track, and gold hands, key-wind, key-set, chain fusee full plate movement engraved as above, blued balance spring, diamond endstone, split bimetallic balance, and edge-ring dust cover, spring-activated case back, case maker's punch mark "SB," dia. 61.5 mm, 189g.

Provenance: The estate of David G. Newsom.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

1-in. hairline from outer edge towards center below the IX. Winding setting and ticking at time of cataloging. No Key, Polished case.


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Keywords

David G. Newsom, Bentley Beck, London