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Lot 7 7 A SILVER WRIST-WATCH AND A NICKEL POCKET WATCH, silver wrist-watch with London import mark for 1913 with enamel dial; an open-face pocket watch retailed by G.B.Lovell & Co (Melbourne); nickel screw-back case (glass cracked). (2) $30-50
Lot 9 9 A SILVER OPEN-FACE FOB WATCH, white enamel dial, gilt hands and Roman numerals; engraved and enamelled outer case; pin-set hands. $60-80
Lot 10 10 AN EDWARDIAN FOB WATCH AND GUARD CHAIN, gold-plated 'Rosa' fob watch with Swiss cylinder movement; engraved outer case; on a gold-plated long guard chain with opal-set slide adjuster. $40-60
Lot 14 14 A SILVER CASED OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH, crown-wind jewelled Swiss spiral Breguet movement; 800 silver case bearing Swiss and German marks; Arabic numeral dial with subsidiary seconds. $50-70
Lot 15 15 A SILVER OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH AND AN ELGIN POCKET WATCH, the open-face watch with crown-wind Swiss movement and lever escapement; Swiss 900 silver engine-turned case; Roman numeral dial marked for the retailer Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Alliance, 90 King Street, Sydney. (dial damaged) (2) $50-70
Lot 16 16 FOUR WRIST-WATCHES: a Seiko automatic chronograph steel bracelet watch with day and date apertures, stop function and subsidiary seconds dial; a Seiko 'Bell-Matic' bracelet watch with day/date aperture; a Longines steel wrist-watch with steel bracelet and another wrist-watch. (4) $60-90
Lot 23 23 A GOLD-PLATED ELGIN POCKET WATCH, 'Cyclone' 10-year case, 7-jewel movement 21642218; white enamel dial; gold-plated chain. $80-120
Lot 29 29 A LADY'S OLDER STYLE 'ELECTION' 9ct GOLD WRIST-WATCH, Arabic numeral round dial; 9ct gold expanding link bracelet; safety chain. Wt (all in) 23.2g. $80-120
Lot 38 38 A BLUE GUILLOCHE ENAMEL AND SILVER FOB WATCH, white enamel dial, gilt hands, Arabic numerals; turquoise/blue enamel case and bezel; Swiss jewelled movement; 800 silver. $100-150
Lot 68 68 A SILVER HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH with crown-wind jewelled Swiss movement with lever escapement, engine-turned Swiss 935 standard silver case, Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds dial; movement and dial marked for the retailer J.M.Wendt (Adelaide and Broken Hill). $100-150
Lot 95 95 A 14ct GOLD HUNTING CASE FOB WATCH with crown-wind cylinder movement; foliate engraved 14ct gold case with vacant cartouche and metal inner cuvette; Roman numeral white enamel dial; Swiss movement and case. Diameter 36mm. Wt (all in) 36.9g. (universal case for the retailer Stewart Dawson) $200-300
Lot 97 97 A 9ct GOLD HUNTING-CASE FOB WATCH: crown-wind cylinder movement; metal inner cuvette; case 115993 engraved with flower and leaf and with vacant cartouche. Wt (all in) 19.3g. $100-150
Lot 99 99 A VICTORIAN SILVER HUNTING-CASE POCKET WATCH, key-wind fusee movement 600836 engraved Sydney Gilling, South Australia; engine turned case; engraved Sydney Gilling, Adelaide, South Australia, 18th Mar 1867; case J.W.Hammon (Clerkenwell), London 1866. $100-150
Lot 100 100 A SILVER OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH; key-wind movement 15775, engine-turned case G.J.Thickbroom (Clerkenwell) London 1876; Roman numeral white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds dial; movement and dial marked for the retailer Flavelle Bros. & Roberts, Sydney & Brisbane. $60-100
Lot 101 101 AN EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER-CASED OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH; key-wind English lever fusee movement engraved AD.1844; Roman numeral white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds; engine-turned case by Joseph Harris (The Butts, Coventry), Birmingham 1844. $100-150
Lot 103 103 A LADY'S LONGINES 14ct GOLD WRIST-WATCH, Arabic numeral dial; jewelled lever movement 5446128, cushion-shape 14ct gold case and associated 14ct gold mesh-link bracelet. Wt (without movement) 13.1g. $250-270
Lot 135 135 A LADY'S TITUS 9ct GOLD WRIST-WATCH; Arabic numeral dial; rolled gold snake-link bracelet. $30-50
Lot 148 148 AN ART DECO OMEGA 9ct GOLD WRIST-WATCH, square case with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds dial at 6; 17-jewel movement 10846855. $150-200
Lot 149 149 A GENTLEMAN'S ELGIN 14ct WHITE GOLD WRIST-WATCH, 15-jewel movement 28047700; re-painted luminised dial; leather strap. $500-700
Lot 155 155 A 19th CENTURY SILVER HUNTING-CASE POCKET WATCH; key-wind movement; subsidiary seconds dial, Roman numeral white enamel dial and movement 7945 marked T.Gaunt, Melbourne (Thomas Gaunt watchmaker); engine-turned case Henry Buckland (Coventry), London 1874. $150-200
Lot 156 156 A 'CHINESE MARKET' ENAMEL AND SILVER HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH, crown-wind movement with lever escapement, glass inner cuvette; the hunting case with spurious English marks and with enamelled portrait in Oriental style, lake landscape verso; Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds dial marked Courvoisier Freres, China. $100-150
Lot 157 157 A SILVER HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH, crown-wind Waltham 'Traveler' movement with lever escapement, engine-turned case A.L.Dennison, Birmingham 1913; Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds dial marked Waltham. $50-80
Lot 167 167 AN AUSTRALIAN LAPEL WATCH, silver and gold with Arabic numeral dial; V.Fleet (Geelong). (illus. Pl.334, P.294 CCG) $100-150
Lot 187 187 A 19th CENTURY 18ct GOLD HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH, crown-wind three-quarter plate movement 6758 with lever escapement signed Walsh Bros., Melbourne (retailer); English hallmarked 18ct gold case, London 1872; Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds dial. Wt (all in) 87.4g. $1000-1100
Lot 196 196 A LONGINES POCKET WATCH, crown-wind movement 2180244 in engine-turned silver and gold-washed case with Arabic numeral white enamel dial and subsidiary seconds dial; 800 Standard silver with German marks; engraved inside case Ernst Levy, outer case with shield cartouche monogrammed EL. $120-180
Lot 214 214 A GENTLEMAN'S ROLEX STAINLESS STEEL BRACELET-WATCH, 'Explorer II' model with Oyster link bracelet; 16570, W378415; clasp 93150; box and papers. (bought 22.5.1996, in excellent condition) $3300-3900
Lot 246 246 AN 18ct GOLD HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH, 15-jewel crown-wind movement 22399547 with lever escapement by American Watch Co. (Waltham, Mass); English hallmarked 18ct gold case by A.L.Denison, Birmingham 1910; monogrammed sprung-hinged cover; presentation engraved inner cuvette 'To E.A.Chisholm...from the Cattle Carcase Butchers 1919'; Roman numeral white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds dial. Wt (all in) 109.2g. $1200-1400
Lot 259 259 AN 18th CENTURY SILVER PAIR-CASE POCKET WATCH, key-wind verge movement 1005 with engraved balance cock by James Cook, London; plain case by John Dyer, London 1812; Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds. $150-200
Lot 261 261 A 19th CENTURY SILVER HUNTING CASE POCKET WATCH with key-wind fusee movement 671 by Thomas Harper; case by John Williams, London 1826; Roman numeral white enamel dial; watch paper from John Forrester, George Street, Sydney. (with key and accompanying copy advertisement for John Forrester...Clock maker) $100-200
Lot 338 338 A LADY'S ART DECO DIAMOND AND WHITE GOLD WRIST-WATCH, rectangular Arabic numeral dial; 9ct white gold case, the shoulders set with sixteen single cut diamonds; steel cord mesh bracelet. Case weight approx 3g. $170-190
Lot 367 367 A CYMA ALARM CLOCK with Arabic numeral black dial and brass case. $20-40

Sale date:
15 May, 2017

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Sunday 14 May, 12 noon - 4pm
Monday 15 May, 11am - 5.15pm

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State Library of NSW,
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