Lever watch

Related to Lever watch: Lever escapement
a watch having a vibrating lever to connect the action of the escape wheel with that of the balance.

See also: Lever

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Here are a few prices achieved in our last fine art sale: a silver four-piece tea set, rectangular with bright cut bands and ivory pineapple finials, by Roberts & Belk, Sheffield 1938 sold for PS1100; a Waltham lever watch in 9ct gold hunter case, PS420; a diamond two-stone crossover engagement ring (pictured), each diamond approximately 1.1ct, set in platinum, realised PS5,300.
THIS is a Swiss quarter repeating lever watch in a square case with easel back for table use.
You can buy designer watches at auction for a fraction of the retail price: a Breitling Navitimer watch recently sold for pounds 1,260, or a Half Hunter gold lever watch by Army & Navy for pounds 1,900.