Silver J.W. Benson half hunter 'Field' pocket watch in silver fronted Mappin & Webb display case. Round sterling silver 50 mm case with hinged doors to front and back, glass viewing window and Roman numerals to the exterior. White dial with black Roman numerals, blued hour and minute hands and an outer one minute track. Subsidiary seconds dial at six o' clock. Case stamped for London 1900 with maker's mark J.W.B. Movement signed and numbered 766975 and engraved, 'The Field Watch. By Special Warrants to the Queen and H.R.H. The Prince of Wales'. Weight 126 grams. Currently in working order, however, Grand Auctions does not guarantee the working order or accuracy of any watches sold. Complete with silver fronted, velvet lined, fitted box stamped Mappin & Webb.
Auction Date: May 2012