Description

    Seth Thomas Rare 20 Jewel Henry Molineux, circa 1888
    Case: gold filled, 18 size, screw back and bezel display case
    Dial: double sunk, Roman hour numerals, outer minute track and red five minute numerals, spade hands
    Movement: damaskeened nickel plates, # 99351, marked adjusted beneath the balance, lever set, safety pinion, gold screw down jewel settings, cap jewels on the pallet and escape wheel pivots, round hairspring stud with side mount arm, swan's neck regulator bi-metallic compensated balance
    Signed: dial signed Seth Thomas, movement signed Henry Molineux Thomaston, Conn.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Seth Thomas Rare 20 Jewel Henry Molineux
    Model: model 3
    Dial: double sunk, Roman hours, red fives
    Hands; spades
    Metal: gold filled
    Case Info: screw back and bezel display
    Case Width: 18 size
    Crystal: double glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, # 99351, adjusted, lever set, gold jewel settings, gold set cap jewels on the pallet and escape wheel pivots, bi-metallic balance with blue steel hairspring
    Circa: 1888
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is good, seconds bit a little dark, case shows brass on lower rim area


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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