4.27 Antique English Silver J W Benson Half Hunter Pocket Watch with Original Box and Certificate. Half Hunter. 51mm. Stem Wound / Pin Set. London 1921


Movement the gilt plate movement has a lever escapement and is signed J W Benson, Ludgate Hill, London, The Bank, Best London Make. L 4008. The movement is in 95% mint condition

Case the movement comes in an English silver Half Hunter case, which has a hinged inner, back and front cover. The front cover pops open to 90 degrees when you press the winder in. The watch has an inscription on the inner cover A Token of Friendship, April 1923 and is also engraved with initials WMCB. The rest of the case has a smooth with dark blue enamel Roman numerals on the front cover. The case is in 90% mint condition light wear

Dial the white enamel dial has a pair of gilt hour and minute hands and a blue steel sub seconds hand. The dial is signed J W Benson, London and is in 99% mint condition. The watch has a mineral glass over the dial and in the front cover. The watch comes in a particularly handsome J W Benson box and also its original certificate

 
950 including shipping -