Two 18ct gold pocket watches(2)
Lot 264Y
Two 18ct gold pocket watches(2)
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,987) inc. premium
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Jewellery Oxford
9 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19846
Lot Details
Two 18ct gold pocket watches
Comprising a Victorian hunter pocket watch, the white enamel dial with black Roman numerals, with two subsidiary dials, one for seconds, the other with 0-36 up/down scale, the ¾ movement signed 'Langford, 40 College Green, Bristol', to an 18ct gold case hallmarked for London, 1872, case and movement numbered '3015', crested, (later 9ct gold suspension loop), and an open face pocket watch, the white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and subsidiary dial, the engine-turned case with monogram to reverse, first watch case diameter 4.8cm, gross weight approximately 104.4gm. (2)
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  1. Frances Noble
    Specialist - Watches
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 1865 853 653
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