Estimate 2,200 - 3,800 €
Price Realised 5,800 €
a lot of the last auction!
very good, lacking elements.
Brass movement, chain/fusee, spring detent escapement according to Thomas Earnshaw, bimetallic chronometer balance with 2 screws and 2 weights.
very good, capable of running, cleaning recommended.
210 x 210 x 215 mm
The fact that the letter N was added to the movement number 897 indicates that this remarkable 8-day chronometer was constructed according to the new design William Skeen created for Mercer in 1956.