Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu (4 September 2018)

Date of Auction: 4th September 2018

Sold for £2,600

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

An 18ct gold hunter pocket watch, by J W Benson, with an 18ct gold Albert chain, the signed white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, the ¾ plate top wind movement signed ‘J W Benson, 62-64 Ludgate Hill, London, by special warrants to H M the Queen and H R H the Prince of Wales’, with gold cuvette, hallmarked for London, 1896, and an 18ct gold belcher-link Albert chain, hallmarked, with swivel terminal and T-bar, suspending an 18ct gold twin sovereign case, together with further accessories (af), watch diameter 53mm, chain length 38cm.