Antiquorum’s Hong Kong, 8th June 2001 Auction Totaled HKD 23,269,540

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 497

Cartier, Paris, No. 38, circa 1925.Exceptional “Pendule Mystérieuse Modèle A”, 18K gold and rock crystal eight day going Mystery clock, accompanied by the original fitted leather travelling box in original Morocco fited box.

Sold for HKD 1,340,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 1,250,000 - 1,500,000

USD 180,000 - 200,000

USD 180,000 - 200,000

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LOT 188

Patek, Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 197714, case No. 409793, production started in 1922, finished in 1923, sold to E.F. Beaurns & Sons on November 29, 1926.Very fine and very rare 18K gold, keyless, astronomical Triple Complication pocket watch with minute repeater, instantaneous perpetual calendar, phases of the moon and split-seconds chronograph with 30-minute instantaneous register, accompanied by the original certificate and a later one with details of the sale.

Sold for HKD 988,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 700,000 - 800,000

USD 90,000 - 100,000

USD 90,000 - 100,000

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LOT 502

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 863473, case No. 636428, Ref. 1518, sold to King Farouk.Very fine and important astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and tachometer, perpetual calendar and moon phases. Accompanied by an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe articulated and linked bracelet. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives

Sold for HKD 922,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 800,000 - 1,000,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000

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LOT 501

“Oiseau de bonheur”Henry Borell, London, produced in Geneva by Jaquet-Droz, the mechanism by Jacob Frisard, made for the Chinese Market, circa 1790.Very fine and extremely rare 18K gold and enamel, pearl-set oval singing bird box.

Sold for HKD 900,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 780,000 - 900,000

USD 100,000 - 120,000

USD 100,000 - 120,000

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LOT 226

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, Ref. 5075, produced in 2000.A unique set of four 18K white gold, self-winding, water-resistant “Calatrava” gentleman's wristwatches with "cloisonné" enamel dials and 18K white gold Patek Philippe deployant clasp, with box and certificate.

Sold for HKD 790,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

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LOT 499

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, "World Time", No. 929576, case No. 647132, Ref. 1415 HU. Production of this reference started in 1939.Exceptionally fine and rare, 18K pink gold, gentleman's wristwatch.

Sold for HKD 790,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 800,000 - 1,000,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000

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LOT 119

Patek Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 65766, case No. 65766, made in 1883, delivered on June 21, 1897, to Bailey Banks & Biddle Co., Philadelphia, circa 1880.Very fine and rare 18K gold hunting cased, moon phase, astronomical, keyless minute repeating watch with perpetual calendar and chronograph, especially well adjusted. Accompanied by the Extract of the Archives.

Sold for HKD 768,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 650,000 - 750,000

USD 80,000 - 95,000

USD 80,000 - 95,000

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LOT 214

Patek, Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 97171,case No. 217705, made in 1893/94, sold to Mr. Ed. Morgan on March 5, 1898.Very fine and rare 18K gold, astronomical, minute repeating watch with instantaneous perpetual calendar, phases of the moon and chronograph, accompanied by a Patek Philippe certificate.

Sold for HKD 504,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 430,000 - 500,000

USD 55,000 - 65,000

USD 55,000 - 65,000

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LOT 462

Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 28393, enamel attributed to Berguer & Fils, made in 1866, sold on September 3, 1872. Accompanied by an Extract from the Archives.Very fine and extremely rare, silver gilt, gold and enamel singing bird box fitted with a watch.

Sold for HKD 437,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 220,000 - 300,000

USD 30,000 - 40,000

USD 30,000 - 40,000

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LOT 204

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, "Officier", No. 769496, caseNo. 2864408, Ref. 3960, made in 1989, sold on January 23, 1990.Very fine platinum gentleman's wristwatch, with platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a certificate from the "Bureau Officiel de l'Etat pour le contrôle facultatif des montres de Genève", and a medal commemorating the 150th anniversary of the company.

Sold for HKD 368,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 310,000 - 400,000

USD 40,000 - 50,000

USD 40,000 - 50,000