Lot 116: Thomas King Alnwick Spindle Pocketwatch, England, c.1775
December 9, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Thomas King Alnwick spindle pocketwatch
London, c. 1775
Movement: signed key elevator movement, hour, minute, movement no, 94, condition 3
Dial: white dial, gold hands, black numerals, age-realted condition with hairline cracks, slightly soiled, condition 3
Case: gilded sterling silver, acrylic glass, watch case slightly deformed on the reverse, Robert Runntherford 1865 engraved on the reverse, outer case decorated with plastic figural scene, condition 3
Dimensions: case diameter without crown: c. 47 mm
Weight: c. 108.3 g
Overall condition: 3
During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturers indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyers expense.
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0 - new condition, new old stock
1 - very good condition with minimal traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts
2 - good condition with slight traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts
3 - satisfying condition with clearly visible traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts
4 - worn condition with strong traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts
5 - heavily worn condition with strong traces of wear, possibly replaced or missing parts
6 - damaged, completely or partially non-functional
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