A fine gold open face lever watchSigned J. J. Bigelow, Boston, No. 13752
Lot 1106
A fine gold open face lever watch
Signed J. J. Bigelow, Boston, No. 13752
US$ 3,000 - 4,000
£1,800 - 2,400

Lot Details
A fine gold open face lever watchSigned J. J. Bigelow, Boston, No. 13752 A fine gold open face lever watchSigned J. J. Bigelow, Boston, No. 13752
A fine gold open face lever watch
Signed J. J. Bigelow, Boston, No. 13752
18-size gilt full plate movement jeweled through the fusee, jewels in settings, right angle escapement, bimetallic balance, flat spring, regulator with index on back plate, hack lever engaging a wheel in the train, gilt dust cap, white enamel dial signed "Robert Gould, Boston", roman chapters, subsidiary seconds, blued hands, plain gold R. W. & L., Boston consular case
52mm, 139.3 grams

Footnotes

  • The 1859 patent stop mechanism of John Bigelow was used by Appleton, Tracy & Co., Waltham in the "chronodrometer" as can be seen in lots 1283 and 1284.
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