Gillet & Bland. A steel key wound open face goliath watch made for the New Zealand Railway Case and Movement No.2445, Circa 1850
Lot 74*
Gillet & Bland. A steel key wound open face goliath watch made for the New Zealand Railway Case and Movement No.2445, Circa 1850
Sold for £375 (US$ 627) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Gillet & Bland. A steel key wound open face goliath watch made for the New Zealand Railway
Case and Movement No.2445, Circa 1850
Jewelled gilt full plate movement with cut and compensated bi-metallic balance, Bosley style regulation, white enamel dial signed 'NZR Gillett & Bland, Croyden', black Roman numerals, black outer minute track with five minute divisions, blued steel spade hands, polished case with hinged back engraved with 'NZR' and a number (obscured), case stamped 'W.H', dial and movement signed
60mm.

Footnotes

  • Gillet & Bland were formed around 1854 and later formed Gillet & Johnston as bello founders.

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  • Please note that this lot is subject to Low Rate Import Duty.
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