Jewellery and Watches (6 September 2016)

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Date of Auction: 6th September 2016

Unsold

Estimate: £180 - £200

A silver cased pocket watch, by Zenith, the signed white enamel dial with black Arabic numerals and outer 13-24 scale, with gold scrolled hands and subsidiary seconds dial, signed jewelled movement numbered ‘3159646’, the cuvette signed and bearing inscription ‘29.9.1948, Minne pa 30 arsdagen’, engine-turned case with gilding to the edges, bearing small initials verso, case stamped ‘800’, watch diameter 49mm. £180-200

Condition Report

The dial and glass are fine. The movement looks fine and runs when wound, it remains untested for timekeeping. The case shows light surface wear only. Gross weight of the watch is 74gm. We recommend all watches purchased at auction will require a full service.

Footnote

The inscription is Swedish and translates as ‘29.9.1948 in Memory of our 30th Anniversary’.