Lot 117: Tobias Pocket Watch, United Kingdom, 1870-1883
December 9, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Tobias pocket watch
United Kingdom, 1870-1883
Movement: gilt movement, engraved with ornaments, lever escapement, parachute protection, bi-metallic compensation curb, hand winding, hour, minute, small second, movement no.: 30229, condition 3
Dial: white enamel dial, bronze hands, black indexes, condition 3
Case: silver watch case, front and back side decorated with enamel, inner lid of gilded copper, plastic glass, condition 5
Dimensions: case diameter without crown: c. 50 mm
Total weight: 93.4 g
Overall condition: 4
During in house testing the watch was functional. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed.
Watch case has been soldered several times. Cracks in the dial by 10 and 11 oclock.
Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturers indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed. Overhaul recommended at buyers expense.
Should this lot contain property from endangered species, these elements will not be shipped. This only applies to prospective non-EU customers if a species conservation certificate is missing.
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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