FRODSHAM. AN 18 CARAT GOLD KEYLESS CHRONOMETER HUNTER POCKETWATCH WITH UP AND DOWN INDICATION

Lot №: 65489
Estimate: $2,796 - 3,494
10 June 1998
Sold price
$5,787
Auction: WATCHES
London

Description

Frodsham. An 18 carat gold keyless chronometer hunter pocketwatch with up and down indicationSigned Arnold Chas. Frodsham, 84 Strand, London, no. 03227, ADfmsz, 1860sThe frosted gilt chain fusee three-quarter plate movement jewelled to the third with screwed chatons, the plain cock with diamond endstone, free-sprung blued steel helical spiral with endcurves, Earnshaw escapement with spring detent, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, inset subsidiary dials for running seconds and power reserve indication, blued steel spade hands, under hinged bezel with thumbpiece for hand set, in engine-turned gold case with hinged cuvette, casemaker's mark RR, anti-theft bow, movement and dial signed56 mm. diam. London 1866