Antiquorum’s Hong Kong, Hotel Furama Kempinski, 27th May 1990 Auction Totaled HKD 15,994,850

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 188

Patek Philippe & Cie Genève, circa 1960.

Extremely fine and rare gentleman's wristwatch with square button split-second chronograph, 30 minutes register and tachometer, 18 ct gold case, concave bezel, mat silver dial with indexes + auxiliary second dial, the coaxial button on the winding crown is for the split-second chronograph functions, 25 jewels.

Sold for HKD 1,850,750.00

Estimations :

HKD 1,700,000 - 1,900,000

CHF 300,000 - 350,000

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LOT 185

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, circa 1885.

Very fine and important 18 ct gold hunting case keyless minute repeating moonphase astronomical watch with perpetual calendar and chronograph. White enamel dial with Roman numerals + auxiliary second dial. Blued steel "spade" hands. 19' movement, 32 jewels, straight line lever escapement cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring.

Sold for HKD 1,135,750.00

Estimations :

HKD 900,000 - 1,200,000

CHF 180,000 - 220,000

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LOT 189

Patek Philippe & Cie Genève, circa 1945.

Very fine and rare astronomic gentleman's wristwatch, with square button chronograph, 30 minutes register, tachometer, perpetual calendar and moon phases, 18 ct gold case, concave bezel, mat silver dial with Arabic numerals + auxiliary second dial, apertures for the date and the lunations, 23 jewels.

Sold for HKD 1,135,750.00

Estimations :

HKD 900,000 - 1,200,000

CHF 180,000 - 220,000

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LOT 187

Patek Philippe & Cie Genève, ref. 1518, circa 1945 produced in 210 examples between 1942 and 1952.

Sold for HKD 598,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 520,000 - 620,000

CHF 100,000 - 120,000

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LOT 110

Patek Philippe & Cie Genève, circa 1948.

Very fine and rare gentleman's wristwatch, with round button chronograph, 30 minutes register and tachometer, 18 ct pink gold waterproof case, antimagnetic protecting cap, mat silver dial with indexes and Arabic numerals + auxiliary second dial, 23 jewels.

Sold for HKD 529,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 420,000 - 520,000

CHF 80,000 - 100,000

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LOT 184

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, circa 1875.

Fine 18 ct pink gold keyless five minute repeating moon phase astronomical watch with a perpetual calendar. White enamel dial with Roman numerals + auxiliary second dial. GiIt brass 19' movement, 31 jewels, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, Breguet balance spring.

Sold for HKD 460,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 420,000 - 520,000

CHF 80,000 - 100,000

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LOT 176

Girard Perregeaux et Cie, circa 1900.

Rare and very fine 18 ct gold hunting cased pocket chronometer with three gold parallel bridges, patented on March 25, 1884, with a special escapement. White enamel dial with Breguet numerals + auxiliary second dial. Gold "Spade" hands. Fine 19' damascened nickel movement with three 18 ct pink gold parallel bridges. 19 jewels, screwed gold setting, gold train, reversed barrel, equilibrated straight line lever escapement in inverted position. 18' 000 beating, cut bimetallic balance. Flat balancespring with double Phillips terminal curves, free sprung regulation.

Sold for HKD 402,500.00

Estimations :

HKD 330,000 - 440,000

CHF 60,000 - 80,000

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LOT 190

Paul Ditisheim, Fabricant, La Chaux-de-Fonds, 1920's.

Very fine and rare minute repeating gentleman's wristwatch, 18 ct gold case, white enamel dial in 2 parts with Breguet numerals + auxiliary second dial, 13' movement, 25 jewels, repeating on gongs by sliding stem on the band.

Sold for HKD 368,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 320,000 - 420,000

CHF 60,000 - 80,000

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LOT 36

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, Ref. 3969, present serie of 500 pièces only, produced expressely for the 150th Anniversary of Patek Philippe in April 1989, 450 examples in pink gold and 50 in platinum.

Sold for HKD 345,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 320,000 - 370,000

CHF 60,000 - 70,000

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LOT 120

Lemaindre, Blois, circa 1640.

Rare and fine silver pendant watch. "Godronné bassine" double body case. Engraved silver dial plate with gilt brass chapter ring with Roman numerals. "Lys" gilt brass hand. GiIt brass full plate movement with turned baluster pillars, fusée with a gut-line, verge escapement with a plain two armed steel balance wheel foliot, a five leaf pinion on the contrate wheel and a screwed early single foot silver cock pierced and engraved with flowers.

Sold for HKD 322,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 110,000 - 130,000

CHF 20,000 - 25,000

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