Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Marshfield, MA, United States
DoneSat, Mar 18, 2017 7:30 PM GMT
Military Timepieces Auction
An important single owner collection of the late Commander William R. Bricker, a Naval aviator in WWII, includes over 50 pocket watches, chronographs, chronometers, and deck clocks owned by Military personnel of historical significance, such as Admiral Robert Peary, Admiral David G. Farragut, Sir Ernest Shackleton, Captain Eddie Rickenbacker, General James Doolittle, Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Matthew Henson, and others. All property is sold "AS IS". We have exercised reasonable care to catalogue and describe correctly the property to be sold. We do not warrant authenticity of authorship, signatures, historical relevance, correctness of description, genuineness, provenance, age or condition of said property. It is the bidders responsibility to inspect the property to determine its condition and authenticity. No statement made at the Sale, or by any other method, shall be deemed an assumption of liability or warranty with respect to the above. We and the Consignors are not responsible for errors and omissions in the catalog. Our estimates are for the value of the watches only and does not take into consideration the historical value of who owned and used these rare timepieces. Those values will be determined by the bidders on the day of the auction.