Lot No. 580 (89th Auction)
John R. Arnold / Charles Frodsham, 84 Strand, London, No. 8599 AD Fmsz, Movement No. 8599, Case No. 8599, 57 mm, 179 g, circa 1856

A very fine, heavy precison hunting case pocket watch
Case: 18k gold, polished, reeded band, signed movement protection cap, case maker punch mark "RB". Dial: enamel, radial Roman hours, auxiliary seconds, numbered, signed, gold spade hands. Movm.: full plate movement, keywind, firegilt, signed, chain/fusee, English lever escapement, gold screw compensation balance, florally engraved balance cock, screwed on silver regulator scale, chatoned diamond endstone on balance.

The identifier AD.Fmsz on dial and movement signifies the highest movement quality produced by Frodsham from 1850 on. The code is easily deciphered: AD stands for anno Domini 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 0 F R O D S H A M Z Fmsz translates into 1850
Estimate  2,900 - 4,000 €

Price Realised  3,500 €
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