- Waltham. A very rare silver hunter cased watch with James' temperature compensation - Waltham. A very rare silver hunter cased watch with James' temperature compensation

  • Lot number 
    1297
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

Appleton, Tracy & Co., No. 36224, also signed "James' Patent Dec. 27th 1859, No 61"
15-jewel M1859 18-size gilt ¾ plate movement, jewels in settings, key wound and set, straight line counterpoised long lever escapement, steel three arm balance, flat spring fixed to James' coiled bimetallic compensation curb, regulator with curb pins passing through balance cock, silver cuvette , white enamel dial signed "American Watch Co.", roman chapters, subsidiary seconds, blued hands, plain silver case signed "Am. Watch Co, Waltham, Mass." and with eagle trademark

54mm