Partners Edward Howard, David Davis, and Aaron Lufkin Dennison intended to make completely interchangeable clock movement parts. This lead to the formation of the Boston Watch Company in 1849. However, due to low sales, the company closed a decade later. Following its demise, Howard partnered with Charles Rice to create the E. Howard & Co. watch company, which became known for its creation of industry guidelines. The upcoming Showplace auction presents an Art Deco E. Howard & Co. 14-karat white gold pocket watch. This 1920s open-faced watch has a silver dial with black Arabic numbers.
Another highlight is a 1919 Gorham American Fairfax flatware set. This “S” monogram set is a classic Gorham design composed of clean lines and high polish. The auction also features Tiffany & Co. jewelry, including a silver pearl necklace. It was designed by Paloma Picasso, the daughter of the famous artist. The multi-strand, cultured freshwater pearl torsade is a reimagined classic design. The New York City Estate Auction also offers a 1912 French 20 francs rooster gold coin, a Tiffany Studios bronze inkwell, and Chanel handbags. Interested collectors can explore the full listings and register to bid online on Bidsquare.
# of Lots:307
Price Range:$400 - $3,500
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Vintage Corum 18K yellow gold ladies' wristwatch.||
|Gorham Sterling Fairfax flatware set.||
|Art Deco E. Howard 14K white gold pocket watch.||
|1912 France 20 francs rooster 21.6K gold coin.||
|Tiffany & Co. Paloma Picasso silver pearl necklace.||
|Tiffany Studios large Grapevine bronze inkwell.||
- American Indian & Ethnographic
- Asian Works Of Art
- Couture & Textiles
- Decorative Arts
- Fine Art
- Watches & Clocks
- Aaron Lufkin Dennison
- American System of Watch Manufacturing
- Boston Watch Company
- Charles Rice
- David Davis
- E. Howard & Co.
- Edward Howard
- Gorham Fairfax
- Pablo Picasso
- Paloma Picasso
- Tiffany & Co
- Tiffany Studios
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