Antiquorum’s Geneva, Hotel Du Rhone, 2nd April 2006 Auction Totaled CHF 12,085,627

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 529

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No 722708, case No 306210, Ref. 2523 HU (Heures Universelles). Made in 1953, sold on January 24, 1956. Extremely fine and extremely rare, "World Time", 18K yellow gold gentleman’s wristwatch with two crowns and polychrome cloisonné enamel dial representing the map of North America with 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 2,250,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

108 0 - 0

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LOT 402

“La leçon de chant” Frères Rochat, Geneva, No. 120, made for the Chinese market, circa 1815. Exceptional and unique large rectangular 18K gold and enamel pearl- and diamond-set large singing bird box featuring two birds with rare forward movement of the head and body.

Sold for CHF 1,018,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 800,000 - 1,200,000

108 500,000 - 750,000

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LOT 527

Ref. 2499 “Cartier” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 869360, case No. 2637701, Ref. 2499. Made in 1966, sold on April 29, 1968. Retailed by Cartier. Extremely fine and unique, astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman’s wristwatch with round button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives and a duplicate of Cartier certificate.

Sold for CHF 626,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

108 0 - 0

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LOT 501

Ref. 2499/100 “Yellow Gold” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 869407, case No. 2779176, Ref. 2499/100, fourth series. Made in 1980, sold on June 15th, 1981. Very rare and fine, astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman’s wristwatch with black dial, round button chronograph, 30-minute register, perpetual calendar and moon phases with leather strap and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 335,300.00

Estimations :

CHF 200,000 - 300,000

108 130,000 - 200,000

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LOT 526

Ref. 3450 “Roman Leap Year" Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 1119770, case No. 2808546, Ref. 3450, third series. Made in 1985, sold on February 19th, 1985. Fine and rare, astronomic, self-winding, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases, Roman numerals for the leap year indication and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle, mahogany fitted box and certificate of origin. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 279,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 140,000 - 180,000

108 90,000 - 115,000

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LOT 451

Ref. 2438-1 “Yellow Gold” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 888146, case No. 2602746, Ref. 2438-1. Made in 1958, sold on Jan. 31, 1961. Extremely fine and rare, astronomic, center-seconds, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 250,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 250,000 - 350,000

108 160,000 - 225,000

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LOT 363

“Madame Polovtsoff” Breguet, No. 1083, sold to Madame Polovtsoff (Polovtsov) on December 28, 1893 for 2,400 Francs. Very fine and very rare, silver "hump-back", eight day going, Grande and Petite Sonnerie striking and repeating carriage clock with alarm, original silver-mounted key and the original Breguet gold-tooled red morocco traveling case.

Sold for CHF 233,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 80,000 - 120,000

108 50,000 - 77,000

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LOT 354

“Au Maréchal Ney” Breguet, No. 2121, sold to Maréchal Ney on February 10, 1813, for 3000 Francs. Extremely rare, fine and important, 18K gold, half quarter-repeating pocket watch constructed on the principals of the “Garde-Temps”, with a short double-link gold chain and swivel seal engraved with the arms of Maréchal Ney.

Sold for CHF 210,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 160,000 - 180,000

108 100,000 - 115,000

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LOT 518

Patek Philippe & Cie. Genève, No. 65089. Made circa 1883. Very fine and very rare, 18K gold huntingcased, astronomical, keyless minute-repeating pocket watch with triple date, moon phase and lunar calendar. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 210,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 200,000 - 250,000

108 130,000 - 160,000

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LOT 345

Ref. 6541 “Milgauss Brown Dial” Rolex, Oyster Perpetual “Milgauss”, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, Ref. 6541, case No. 412193. Made in 1958. Fine and extremely rare, water-resistant, lightning flash center-seconds, self-winding, stainless steel gentleman’s wristwatch with brown check-pattern dial and a stainless steel Oyster bracelet. Accompanied by a service letter from Rolex.

Sold for CHF 198,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

108 0 - 0

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