Racine: An 18ct gold half hunter pocket watch on a long 9ct gold Albert chain
Lot 318
Racine: An 18ct gold half hunter pocket watch on a long 9ct gold Albert chain
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,993) inc. premium
Auction Details
Jewellery Oxford
11 Sep 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19842
Lot Details
Racine: An 18ct gold half hunter pocket watch on a long 9ct gold Albert chain
The signed pocket watch with white enamel dial, with black Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, signed jewelled movement, the cuvette inscribed 'Major Hon Frederick Le Poer Trench, from his affectionate Mother, 10th Feb 1878', reverse of case with monogram and double crest, stamped '18k', suspended on a long 9ct gold uniform curb-link Albert chain, also suspending T-bar and Latin cross pendant, watch diameter 48cm, gross weight 101gm, chain length 42cm, gross weight 44gm.

Footnotes

  • Major Hon. Frederick Le Poer Trench (10 Feb 1835 to 17 Dec 1913) was the son of William Thomas Le Poer Trench, 3rd Earl of Clancarty and Lady Sarah Juliana Butler. He fought in the Indian Mutiny and the New Zealand Wars between 1864 and 1866, where he was mentioned in despatches.
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  1. Frances Noble
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