Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watchSigned Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877

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Lot 34
Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watch
Signed Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877

Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium
Property from a Portland Oregon Collection
Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watch
Signed Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877
16-jewel M1872 16 size nickel finished lever movement with jewels in gold settings, bimetallic balance with flat spring, cam regulator, also signed Woerd's Patent, gold cuvette, signed white enamel dial with roman chapters, blued steel spade hands, subsidiary seconds, the case representing a ship's anchor, the lids with applied multicolored gold wreath enclosing an applied multicolor paddle wheel steamer under sail, the reverse engraved with a lighthouse
51.5mm

Footnotes

  • The inner lid of the case is inscribed:


    "Presented to
    CORNELIUS L. KELLY
    Superintendent at Mechanics Mill
    By his
    Employees as a memento of their
    Esteem and high appreciation
    Of which he is held by them.

    Fall River Mass.
    Mar. 10th 1877"

    Cornelius L. Kelly served as Fall River City Councilman from 1870 to 71 and in 1882.
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Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watchSigned Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877
Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watchSigned Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877
Waltham. A very fine and rare 18K multi color gold hunter case presentation watchSigned Am'n Watch Co., Movement No. 871864, the case by American Watch Case, Co., inscribed 1877
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