Description

    Albert H. Potter & Co. Minute Repeating Silver Cased Pocket Watch, circa 1880's
    Case: 51 mm, later period display case, silver with screw bezel, silver slide repeat bar on rim
    Dial: later with Arabic numerals, gold Louis XIV hands, black minute track
    Movement: nickel bridge, No. 417, straight line damaskeening, 32 jewels, counter-poised pallet fork, bi-metallic balance, lever setting
    Signed: movement signed Albert H. Potter & Co. Geneva No. 417, dial signed Repeater, Geneva


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Albert H. Potter & Co. Minute Repeating Pocket Watch
    Signed: Albert H. Potter & Co.
    Model: minute repeater
    Dial: silver finished, snap on, Arabic numerals
    Hands; gold Louis XIV
    Metal: silver
    Case Info: display back, plain, screw bezel
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: glass, both sides
    Watch Movement: No. 417, nickel bridge, lever escapement, 32 jewels counter-poised pallet fork, bi-metallic balance, straight line damaskeening, repeating from a slide, set lever at 11 o'clock
    Circa: 1880's
    Condition: movement running and chiming, dial good (later), case good (later)


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    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
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