Antiquorum’s Geneva, 16th March 2008 Auction Totaled 9,525,372

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

LOT 413

Yellow Gold 2499, Fourth Series Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 869470, case No. 2700428, Ref. 2499. Made in 1977, sold on January 10, 1978. Very fine, rare and important 18K yellow gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, 30-minute register, perpetual calendar, moon phases. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for 356,000.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 330,000 - 380,000 | USD 300,000 - 340,000 | EUR 200,000 - 235,000


LOT 243

Pour le Mérite A. Lange & Söhne, Glashütte I. SA., Tourbillon "Pour le Mérite", movement No. 336, case No. 110444, Ref. 701.005. No. 44 of a limited edition of 50 examples. Made in 1996. Extremely fine and rare platinum wristwatch with one-minute tourbillon regulator, and 36-hour power reserve. Accompanied by fitted box, guarantee, and instruction booklet.

Sold for 249,800.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 250,000 - 300,000 | USD 225,000 - 270,000 | EUR 155,000 - 190,000


LOT 241

Unique and Ultra-Complicated Wristwatch Gérald Genta, Geneva, "Grande Sonnerie", No. 1, Ref. G0025.7. Made in 1994, part of a series of only four examples: one in yellow gold (this lot), one in pink gold, one in white gold and one in platinum. Exceptionally fine and equally important, self-winding double-train, water-resistant gentleman's yellow gold wristwatch with Westminster chime, Grande et Petite Sonnerie and silent display, four gongs and four hammers, minute-repeating, perpetual calendar, leap year indication, a second 24-hour time zone, 48-hour power reserve indicator for the going and striking trains, with one-minute tourbillon regulator in fully engraved movement, and a yellow gold Gérald Genta deployant clasp.

Sold for 238,000.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 160,000 - 180,000 | USD 145,000 - 160,000 | EUR 100,000 - 112,000


LOT 551

Boîte à Surprise Movement by Nicolas-Constant Lemaire (Paris), the box by Augustin-André Héguin, No. 79, hallmarked Paris, 1784-85. Extremely important and equally rare, varicolored gold snuff-box with concealed high-relief erotic automata.

Sold for 238,000.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 200,000 - 225,000 | USD 180,000 - 225,000 | EUR 125,000 - 155,000


LOT 804

Titanium, Ref. 6000T, ?Piece Unique? Children Action 2007 Patek Philippe, Geneve, movement No. 3510992, Ref. 6000T. Exclusively made for ?Children Action 2007? in 2007. Sold on May 2, 2007. Extremely fine and unique, self-winding, water-resistant, titanium wristwatch with date and a titanium Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by fitted box, Certificate of Origin, push pin and booklets.

Sold for 208,500.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 100,000 - 200,000 | USD 90,000 - 180,000 | EUR 60,000 - 120,000


LOT 21

Singing Bird Jaquet Droz, Genève. Made circa 1780. Very fine and very rare, gilt bronze and painted on enamel, eight-day going, center seconds, hanging bird cage clock with automaton bird, singing seven tunes on the hour and half-hour or at will.

Sold for 167,200.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 100,000 - 150,000 | USD 90,000 - 135,000 | EUR 62,000 - 95,000


LOT 739

Digital Perpetual Calendar Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 198281, case No. 418009. Made in 1937, sold on December 27, 1944. Very fine and extremely rare, thin, 18K yellow gold, keyless, digital perpetual calendar dress watch with phases of the moon and eccentric two-tone dial. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for 155,400.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 140,000 - 160,000 | USD 125,000 - 145,000 | EUR 87,000 - 100,000


LOT 412

"Platinum Ref. 3970EP" Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 3047029, case No. 4225229, Ref. 3970EP. Sold on June 1, 2004. Very fine and important, water-resistant, platinum wristwatch with diamond-set dial, round button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases and a platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the original fitted mahagony box, Certificate of Origin, setting pin and a spare solid platinum case back.

Sold for 149,500.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 110,000 - 140,000 | USD 100,000 - 125,000 | EUR 68,000 - 87,000


LOT 806

Diamond Bracelet Patek Philippe, Geneve, No. 1101790, case No. 2609751, Ref. 3100-32. Made in 1965, sold on July 14, 1971. A magnificent and elegant and possibly unique lady's platinum and diamond bracelet with concealed watch, set with a total of 33.02 carats of baguette, marquise and brilliant cut diamonds. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for 143,600.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 80,000 - 130,000 | USD 70,000 - 120,000 | EUR 50,000 - 80,000


LOT 104

Yellow Gold 3970 EJ Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 875460, case No. 2860458, Ref. 3970E. Made circa 1990, sold in January 1990. Very fine and important, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases, 24-hour indication and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by fitted box, certificate of origin and booklets.

Sold for 120,000.00 CHF

Estimations :

CHF 95,000 - 110,000 | USD 90,000 - 100,000 | EUR 60,000 - 68,000