Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1891, stem wind and stem set, serial number 4374588, the case with scrolled design, the signed white dial with black enamel Arabic numeral indicators and subsidiary dial at the 6:00 hour, works signed B.J. Raymond / Elgin Ill. case reverse signed Fahys / Monarch '14K / 677671, curvette numbered 677671.
18s; Case 2.25 in.
81.5 dwt.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Good cosmetic condition; normal expected scuffs to gold; running at time of examination.