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Funk Auction

Thursday, October 27, 2022 9:00 AM


Auction to be held in The FFA Building, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster, Ohio. The fairgrounds are located at the junction of US Route 30 and State Route 3 South.

Chattels Description

FUNK AUCTION: Nice collection of clocks and pocket watches. CLOCKS: Seth Thomas #14 Mantel Clock c. 1915; Ridgeway Grandfather Clock Model 1840; Kroeber Mantel Clock; Sligh Wall or Mantel Clock; Howard Miller Solid Oak Table Clock; Antique Wall Clock; Ridgeway Oak Wall Clock; Junghans Mantel Clock; Birge, Malory Co. Clock; Chauncey Jerome Clock, New Haven, Conn; Seth Thomas Wall Clock; Zaanse Clock; Assorted small clocks, alarm clocks; Busch Bavarian Beer Lighted Clock; Quartz Pinball Clock – Neon Lighted; Radio Controlled Quartz Clock – Oak Frame; Lighted Electric Orange Crush Clock. POCKET WATCHES: Arsa Ancre Suisse (Swiss) 16 Size 15 Jewel Gold Plated Pocket Watch; Rare Antique Swiss Doxa Pocket Watch Large 68mm; 1881 Waltham Appleton Tracy 18 Size Model 1877 Pocket Watch; Hampden Wm. McKinley 17 Jewel Adjusted 16 Size Pocket Watch C. 1915; Antique Solid Silver 0.800 Open Face Pocket Watch Swiss 1900s; Swiss Silver Cased Antique Pocket Watch 1900s. *Additional details at bottom of ad*

TOOLS & OUTDOOR: 6’ belt / 9” disc sander; Craftsman 14″ Bandsaw; Welding Table; Delta 10” Cutoff Saw; Delta Dust Collection System; Craftsman Jointer/Planer 4″; Makita Circular Saw; Work Light; Delta Scroll Saw; Adjustable Mobile Tool Bases new; Folding Saw Horses; Stanley Fat Max Jump Start/Compressor System; Craftsman Shop Vac; Tool Bags; Draw Knives; Work Light; Black & Decker Firestorm Drill & Light; Porter Cable Drill, Impact Drill and Flashlight; Porter Cable Sander, Circular Saw, Light, & Orbital Saw; Craftsman Compressor (26 gal., 1.5hp); Stihl Blower; Craftsman Edger/Trimmer; Honeywell Electric Heater; Bike Hoist; Fountain; Oak Tables (2); Tabletop Fountains; “The Rock” Gun Rest; Tasco Spotting Scope; Gun Rests; Targets; & Accessories; Remington Bullet Knife; & More.

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: Glass water bottle w/ wood crate; Royal Dux Polar Bears & Elephant; Oil lamps; Cruets; Glassware; Leather Stops; Railroad Lanterns; Lighted Bachmann Train Sign; Large Die Cast Coca Cola Truck; Ertl Budweiser Banks; Halco Cap Gun; Anheuser Busch Signs; Canes (some Antique); Dickens Village & Dept 56 Figures; Christmas Ornaments; Mayan Indian Warrior Hand Painted Wood Masks, & More TOYS/GAMES: Double Face Slot Machine (works); Dartboard; Horseshoes; Wooden Pinball; Poker Chips; Assorted Toys & Games. HOBBIES/CRAFTS: Rock Tumbler; LGB Train Books; Train Light; Jewelry Making Supplies; Camera Bags HOUSEHOLD: Marble Top Table; Phillips 23” TV; Eureka Floor Steamer; Lighthouse Prints; Gazebo Print (Medina); Oak Display Cabinet & Wine Rack; Rubbermaid Cabinet; Didgeridoo MISC: Ann Klein Watches; Faux Rolex Watches; Swissgear Lantern; Books Including Collectibles, woodworking, & others. Dave and Carolyn Funk, Owners

PETERS AUCTION: New 6 panel doors; plant stands; Vintage runner sleds; trunk; small roll top desk; Tea Leaf plates; assorted décor & primitive furniture; & more. Pam Peters, Owner. IVINO AUCTION: Regent Home Theater System; Hartzler bottle; Coca Cola items; sports collectibles including Wheaties boxes, ornaments, & Super Bowl programs; set of Noritake dishes; Coca Cola machine in working condition. Jim Ivino, Owner AUCTION #4: Jointer, Table Saw; coffee table & end table; sofa; 2 drawer file cabinet; Bulova wall clock; Welby wall clock; Utica Ice Cream Festival wooden stirrer; upholstered chair; Corelle dishes; oil lamps; cast iron skillets; baskets; Snow Joe snow thrower; wooden butter churn; Worx blower & edger w/ batteries; nice painted Hurricane lamp; Dazey glass butter churn; Fenton custard glass dish;  leather coat; Sun Manufacturing Columbus, OH coffee grinder; Wright’s milk bottle Utica, OH; Fenton Carnival Glass bowl; large collection of Norman Rockwell plates. AUCTION #5: Electrical & construction tools including bandsaw, hammer drill, right angle drill, circular saw, Sawzall, 2000 watt generator; file cabinets; portable oil heater; several metal shelving units; metal desk. AUCTION #6 & 7: Assorted traps & stretchers, blue leather loveseat.

AUCTION #8: 1994 Southwind RV w/ approximately 63k miles w/ Onan Emerald III GenSet generator; 2002 Yamaha Big Bear 400 4×4 4 Wheeler w/ winch; 42” Moose snowplow blade.

NOTE – Nice variety of items with something for everyone and more to be discovered by sale day. Selling in 3 rings. Furniture to sell approximately 11:15, RV & 4 Wheeler to sell around 12:00 Noon. 

TERMS– Cash or Good Check                   Breakfast and Lunch

AUCTIONEERS – Dave Acker, Nick DeFelice, Paul Emerson & Jed Acker (330-749-6248)

Additional Clock & Pocket Watch Details


Seth Thomas #14 Mantel Clock – c. 1915, Westminster chime, Sonora movement, Works

Ridgeway Grandfather Clock – Model 9840, Cable driven, Westminster chimes, Has glass display shelves, Lighted, Works well

Kroeber Mantel Clock – c. 1895, Enameled Cast Iron, Time and strike, 8 day, Rare specialty pendulum

Sligh Wall or Mantel Clock – c. 1989, Westminster chime, Serviced – runs well, keeps time, Oak Display cabinet

Howard Miller Solid Oak Clock Table

Antique Wall Clock – Fancy Antique Design, Time and Strike, All complete with finials

Ridgeway Oak Wall Clock – Hermile movement, West Germany, Serviced and cleaned – keeps time

Junghans Mantel Clock – German, Chimes, Solid wood (mahogany?), Serviced – works

Birge, Malory Co. Clock – Dated 1838-1843, Two weight, Time and strike, Triple column
Original movement, dial, weights, pendulum and bob, Two original doors with three original glass panels in perfect condition

Chauncev Jerome Clock, New Haven, Conn – Two weight driven, Very old -1800’s, Has original label, Working but needs adjustment, Solid rosewood

Seth Thomas Wall Clock – Weights, Original label, All original, Needs cleaned

Zaanse Clock – Blue Delft, Needs cleaned, Has bell chime, Chain weight driven

Assorted small clocks, alarm clocks

Busch Bavarian Beer Lighted Clock

Quartz Pinball Clock – Neon Lighted

Radio Controlled Quartz Clock – Oak Frame

Lighted Electric Orange Crush Clock


This is a nice Arsa Ancre Swisse Pocket Watch. It is a 16 size, 15 jewel pocket watch. The watch case has a diameter of 46mm. It was purchased in Bulgaria and was told it is a WW2 era rare model pocket watch. It has been serviced. It has a very nice off-white (amber) dial with no damage or hairlines. It has Arabic numbers, black hands, seconds dial at the “6” position and all working properly. It has an outer chapter 24 hour ring, matching correct hands. Crystal is in nice condition. Back is hinged and opens fine to 90 degrees. Case is a Watz Gold Double 20 Mikron “Garantie 10 Jahre” signed RTW. Nice gold case. The back has a cross hatch “V” with diamond design. Movement is gold flashed, printed 15 Rubis, Ancre and has pressed ruby jewels. Balance looks a little sluggish but keeping good time. It winds and sets well. Nice shape bale and coin edge to case. A nice looking dress watch. Movement has gold train case, has #404503

This beautiful Anti-Magnetic Doxa Pocket Watch has a silver dial with roman numerals; seconds
shown at the six position. This has a nice “Pin Set” movement which sets the time at the 1:00
number – you push the lever down while turning to set the time; time winds at the crown.
This watch has a beautiful stainless steel or chrome case marked ARGENTAN DOXA DEPOSE, case #473698. The case and covers are matching. The dust cover is stamped with five watch awards in 1905 and 1906– showing MEDAILLE D’OR MILAN 1906 and HORS CONCOURS LIEGE 1905 The movement appears to be 15 jewels. It is clean and running great. It does have a varied time from day to day but generally accurate. Dox was founded in 1889 and gained fame for its Divers Watches

This is an 1881 Waltham Appleton Tracy, Model 1877, 18 Size Pocket Watch. This is in a nice
Dueber Silverine Hunting Case with a dust cover. It is in nice shape, but has a slight dent in the
back. It has double hinges, a nice advantage to set the lever time on the movement or inspect
the movement. The crystal is original glass with beveled edge; has a few minor scratches.
The movement is 15 Jewel, Serial #1527510. It has a gold flash color, blue screws, adjusted
movement screw-set jewels. Running great and keeping time. This watch is 141 years old, looks great. Winds and sets well. Bail sets up nicely. Dial is good with Roman numerals, signed American Watch Co. Waltham, Mass. Has a few hairlines under magnification. Case, side to side, is about 56mm. Thickness is about 20mm.

This is a very nice Hampden Wm. McKinley 16 size pocket watch with 17 jewels, adjusted 3
positions, serial #3307949, c. 1915, in a gold filled case. Case: It measures about 47mm side to side. It has a beautiful engraved Faheys Montauk case, #499806. The back and front screw off and on well. This is a yellow gold 20 year case. Dial: The dial is white. It has fine hairlines at the 5 and 11-12. It is marked Hamden Watch Co. in script letters. The blued hands look original. Numbers are Arabic with black minute markers. There are red 5 minute markers on the outside chapter with a seconds dial at the 6:00 position. Movement: Very clean and running extremely well. Winds easily and sets by stem. Has gold train marked in gold-17 Jewels, Adjusted, Serial 3307949, Wm. McKinley, Hampden symbol, Canton O, Safety Pinion. Movement keeps fairly good time. Railroad grade.

This is a very nice pocket watch. It has a fancy enameled dial with black Arabic numbers and
blue 13-24 numbers inside. There is a seconds register at the 6:00 position. It has fancy gold
hands and a floral design at the center. There is a hairline through the seconds register which is
not very noticeable. The case is a nicely preserved 0.800 Solid Silver, with hinged back. All hinges work well. The diameter is 48.5mm, excluding pendant and crown. It is marked 0.800, 8302-65. The movement is a Swiss-made mechanical movement with manual stem button setting, pin set. To set, press the button at the 1:00 position and rotate the crown. The movement is in very good condition and running well. It has been tested over a week since service and it is running great, keeping time.

This is a very nice Swiss-made pocket watch. It is running very well, strong and keeping time. It has a beautiful white dial, no damage or hairlines. It has nice fancy gold hands, all working fine. It has black Roman numerals, gold dots on each hour, and red 24 hour markings inside the Roman numerals. Nice silver ring above the crown. Ring is loose. There is a seconds dial at the “6” on the dial. The movement winds very easily. Watch is Pin Set by pushing in bottom just left of winding crown–while pushing down, turn crown to set the watch. Works great. The movement is a light gold color, runs great. Escapement is cylinder and has 10 jewels, movement is clean, running well. There is a nice hinged silver dust cover over the movement. The case is well preserved and marked Depose Argentan, back cover is hinged. All hinges work well. Back is nicely engraved. Movement is about 40mm and case 48mm side to side. Dial, movement and case are in excellent condition.


Cash or good check

4939 Millbrook Road
 Wooster, OH 44691

Dave Acker
Auctioneer / Realtor
C: (330) 466-4080

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