Rare 1886 Sterling Silver Davies New Brighton Chronograph Pocket Watch
Offered is an absolutely lovely early. Chronograph pocket watch with single pusher and sweep central seconds, hallmarked Chester 1886. With movement signed RJE Davies of New Brighton. The watch is not currently functional, and comes without key, but the movement is complete and appears to be corrosion-free. The double-backed case, which is fully hallmarked, was produced by. Isaac Jabez Theo Newsome, Newsome & Company. And is in excellent condition.
Of note is that it was never monogrammed, displaying only superficial scratching consistent with careful ownership. The 2-tier enamel dial is in superb condition, being free of any chips or cracks, and is simply marked'Centre Seconds Chronograph.
All in all, a finely produced, rare early chronograph which would make a substantial addition to any collection following restoration. Please see photos for condition and details. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. For more items and information, check us out online at norantyki! This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Pocket Watches".
The seller is "norantyki" and is located in this country: PL. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Water Resistance: Not Water Resistant
- Handmade: Yes
- With Manual/Booklet: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Department: Men
- Case Color: Silver
- Style: Dress/Formal
- Caseback: Snap
- Case Material: Sterling Silver
- Escapement Type: Fusee
- Dial Style: Roman Numerals
- Movement: Mechanical (Manual)
- Type: Pocket Watch
- With Service Records: No
- Seller Warranty: No
- Customized: No
- Case Finish: Polished
- Vintage: Yes
- Year Manufactured: 1880-1889
- With Original Box/Packaging: No
- Dial Color: White
- Closure: Open Face
- Display: Analog
- Brand: R.