Fine Jewellery Auction

December 01, 2015

LOT 38

Lot 38

J. Johnson Of Liverpool Openface Key-Wind Pocket Watch

J. Johnson Of Liverpool Openface Key-Wind Pocket Watch
Lot 38 Details
J. Johnson Of Liverpool Openface Key-Wind Pocket Watch

circa 1847; 48mm; #16706; fusee and chain movement with English lever escapement and diamond endstone; engraved gold dial; in an English 18k yellow gold case
103.5 grams
with key

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 38

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.