AUCTION : 0519

Lots 811 - 818: Watch Chains and Accessories

Lot#: 811

DESCRIPTION: Robert H. Ingersoll & Bros., New York, NY, an Ingersoll countertop display case with eight pocket and two wrist watches, the glazed, sheet metal case with canted front, faux wood graining and line inlay, and upper rail with " ingersoll Watches" in script, wood base with chamfered edges, the back with hinged door, and the interior lined with brown velvet, each watch with price card below, and with space for 10 watches, the watches all of Ingersoll manufacture, many matching the descriptions on their respective cards
CONDITION: display good, with minor scrapes and scratches, wooden base lacking finish, case interior good, with minor staining, running condition of watches unknown
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $700
CIRCA: 1920
DIMENSIONS: 10in x 12.75in x 5.5in

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Lot#: 812

DESCRIPTION: Robert H. Ingersoll & Bros., New York, NY, an Ingersoll countertop display case with twelve pocket watches, the glazed case with canted front, oak, and top with slot for Ingersoll sign, the front glass with etched, gilt lettering, "Ingersoll Watches", and a strip along the base marked "See Name Ingersoll On Dial", the back with hinged door, the interior lined with green velvet, and with space for 12 watches, the watches included manufactured by Ingersoll, Ingraham, Ansonia, and others
CONDITION: sign missing from top, gilding with substantial losses, base with losses to finish, lining on exterior of door missing, lining with minor wear, running condition of watches unknown
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $500
CIRCA: 1910
DIMENSIONS: 9in x 9in x 9in

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Lot#: 813

DESCRIPTION: Watch hutches- 2 (Two), the first a mid 18th century, carved wooden hutch in the rococo style, ornamented with "c" scrolls and surmounted by a carved figure, the other in the form of a tall clock with bombe base, the mahogany case with contrasting wood inlays, and carved feet
CONDITION: rococo hutch with significant losses, the later hutch good, with a few minor chips
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $375
DIMENSIONS: 19.25in x 7.5in x 4in

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Lot#: 814

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of watch holders and hutches, 19th and 20th century, including one with inkstand, a silver mounted rosewood example, on e in gilt bronze in the rococo style, a carriage clock form hutch with thick beveled glasses, and more, together with 9 stands, and other cast figures and stands which are either incomplete, or were not intended for the display of watches
CONDITION: poor to very good
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 815

DESCRIPTION: 14 karat yellow gold double Albert watch chain, double curb link with with T bar and initial fob, 19in, 39g TW
CONDITION: good, with minor wear, precious metal content marked
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $1200

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Lot#: 816

DESCRIPTION: Watch chain, single Albert style,14 karat yellow gold with oblong links and chain link T bar, with 19th century gold watch key, and carved coral, 18 karat gold mounted Buddha, 13", 32.4g TW
ESTIMATE: $500 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 817

DESCRIPTION: Pocket watch chains- 12 (Twelve), all gold filled, single Albert type with various link styles, all with fobs, 12- 20in
CONDITION: all with dirt and wear
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $425

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Lot#: 818

DESCRIPTION: An open face watch case in 14 karat yellow gold, a 14 karat yellow gold ring with marquis and rectangular diamonds, 14 karat gold bridge work, three 14 karat gold clasp parts, and a watch bezel and scrap of wire in 8- 9 karat gold, 14 k, 37.3g TW, 8- 9k 1g TW, together with six small diamonds and a small group of other gem simulants
CONDITION: precious metal content marked, tested, diamonds tested
ESTIMATE: $600 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $750

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