Antiquorum’s Geneva, 19th November 1996 Auction Totaled CHF 18,957,235

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 413

The "Merle Oberon" Neclclace London, 1938

With 29 graduated baroque emerald drops, each terminating in a round diamond stud, capped with pavé-set diamonds, separated by variously-shaped diamond rondels, mounted in platinum, on platinum chain (the chain was lengthened by Cartier, Paris in 1963). Measuring approx. 44 cm. (17.5 in.). Accompanied by fitted leather box. Cartier Certificate of Authenticity N° 2413. Estimate: * * *

Sold for CHF 2,643,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

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LOT 434

"Pendule Mystérieuse Portique No. 4", 18K yellow gold, rock crystal, mother-of-pearl and jade, diamond-set eight day going Art-Deco Portico Mystery Clock with hexagonal dial Paris, 1924

Sold for CHF 1,818,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

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LOT 432

"Pendule Mystérieuse", 18K yellow gold, enamel and onyx, Art Deco eight day going Mystery dock with octagonal dial Paris for London, 1921

Sold for CHF 575,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 400,000 - 500,000

USD 320,000 - 400,000

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LOT 403

Tutti Frutti Bracelet Paris, 1927

Wide, flexible band centering an undulating diamond and onyx-set branch running the length of the bracelet featuring large star sapphires, round and French-eut diamonds, carved ruby and sapphire leaves, stepped-cut emeralds and sapphires, and emerald and onyx beads, mounted in 18K yellow gold and platinum. Measuring approx. 18.5 cm. (7.24 in.). Accompanied by original fitted leather box. Cartier Certificate of Authenticity N° 2403.

Sold for CHF 498,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 550,000 - 600,000

USD 450,000 - 500,000

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LOT 369

"Montre bracelet chronographe à double rattrapante" 18K yellow gold, gentleman's wristwatch with single button split-second chronograph and register New York, 1939

Sold for CHF 333,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 280,000 - 320,000

USD 230,000 - 270,000

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LOT 433

"Pendule Mystérieuse Modèle A", 18I< yellow gold and rock crystal, Art Deco eight day going Mystery clock Paris for London, 1923

Sold for CHF 300,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 120,000 - 180,000

USD 100,000 - 150,000

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LOT 427

"Pendulette Chinoise inclinable", 18K yellow gold, enamel, rock crystal and coral, diamond- set eight day going table dock with adjustable dial Paris, 1928

Sold for CHF 289,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 220,000 - 250,000

USD 180,000 - 210,000

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LOT 611

Gentleman's diamond octagonal skeleton wristwatch Circa 1980-1982

Octagonal shaped case centering an octagonal tableeut diamond watch crystal framed with a border of large calibré-eut diamonds (square-cut and modified square-cuts), the sides of the case set with steppedcut diamonds, the diamond tipped winding-crown flanked on each sicle by baguettecut diamonds, all chanel-set in platinum, with 18K white gold deployant clasp. Transparent dial. "Bâton" blued steel hands. Skeletonized and engraved, rhodium plated, 11"' movement, 18 jewels, lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating flat balance-spring. Measuring approx. 29 x 34 mm. Cartier Certificate of Authenticity N° 2611.

Sold for CHF 289,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 260,000 - 300,000

USD 220,000 - 260,000

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LOT 355

Important Peridot and Diamond Necklace With Matching Bracelet London, 1936

The necklace having a flexible, graduated scroll motif set with cushion- and stepped-cut peridots, framed by round and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending a large stepped-cut peridot in a peridot and diamond frame. Measuring approximately 45 cm. (16.7 in.). The bracelet centrally set with a large, stepped-cut peridot between pavé-set diamond loops and dises which are connected by hexagonally-shaped sugarloaf cabochon and square-cut peridots. Mounted in platinum. Measuring approximately 16.7 cm. (7 in.). Accompanied by original fitted leather boxes. Cartier Certificate of Authenticity N° 2355.

Sold for CHF 278,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 220,000 - 240,000

USD 180,000 - 200,000

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LOT 567

"Montre bracelet chronographe à double rattrapante", 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with square button split-second chronograph, register and tachometer New York, 1968

Sold for CHF 278,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 190,000 - 210,000

USD 160,000 - 170,000

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