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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A SWISS NICKEL OPEN FACED POCKET WATCH IN SILVER AND LEATHER BOUND CASE

    CIRCA 1900, THE CASE MARK OF WILLIAM COMYNS & SONS, LONDON, 1905

    Price Realised  

    A SWISS NICKEL OPEN FACED POCKET WATCH IN SILVER AND LEATHER BOUND CASE
    CIRCA 1900, THE CASE MARK OF WILLIAM COMYNS & SONS, LONDON, 1905
    The white enamel Roman dial with subsidiary seconds at VI, keyless wound movement with monometallic balance to club tooth lever escapement; together with a silver-mounted tortoiseshell box, the mounts apparently unmarked, probably English, circa 1760, the cover centred with a pinned-on silver disc engraved with monogram
    The case 4½in. (11.5cm.) high
    The watch 2½in. (6.5cm.) diameter (2)


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