Antiquorum’s Geneva, 4th October 2009 Auction Totaled CHF 4,336,380

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 412

Ref. 1463, Pink Gold – Asthmometer Dial Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 863918, case No. 644760, Ref. 1463. Made in 1946, sold on July 9th, 1947. Extremely fine and exceptionally rare, water-resistant, 18K pink gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, 30-minute register, asthmometer scale graduated for 5 respirations and a Patek Philippe 18K pink gold expandable bracelet with deployant clasp by Gay Frères. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 372,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 250,000 - 350,000

USD 235,000 - 330,000

EUR 165,000 - 230,000

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LOT 354

The Hunt Watch with 13 Complications Gideon & Co., Locle, Swiss, No. 86825, the movement attributable to Henry Grandjean & Cie., (Le Locle). Made for the Indian market, circa 1900, sold to the Sixth Nizam of Hyderabad, Mahbub Ali Khan (reigned 1869 –1911). Very fine, important and rare, grande and petite sonnerie, minute-repeating, heavy 18K yellow gold, painted on enamel and rose-cut diamond-set eight day going two-train keyless clockwatch with triple date, chronograph, central progressive minute recording hand, moon phases and lunar calendar.

Sold for CHF 198,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 150,000 - 200,000

USD 140,000 - 190,000

EUR 100,000 - 130,000

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LOT 197

Ref. 1463, Stainless Steel Patek Philippe & Co., Genève, No. 862997, case No. 625762, Ref. 1463. Made in 1942, sold on July 19th, 1944. Very fine and extremely rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, 30-minute register, tachometer and a Patek Philippe stainless steel buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 180,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 180,000 - 220,000

USD 170,000 - 210,000

EUR 120,000 - 145,000

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LOT 349

Watch with Westminster Chimes Repeating & Perpetual Calendar One of Only 2 Known Examples. Edouard JeanRichard, Le Locle. Made circa 1925. Extremely fine and equally rare, platinum, hunting-cased, keyless minute-repeating carillon watch with Westminster chimes on four gongs with four hammers, perpetual calendar and phases of the moon.

Sold for CHF 168,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 120,000 - 180,000

USD 115,000 - 170,000

EUR 80,000 - 120,000

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LOT 189

Tourbillon Skeleton, No. 00 Schwarz Etienne, “Tourbillon Skeleton”, No. 00, Ref. WCF00HM00WG01AA2. Made in a limited series of 12 examples in 2009, sold on August 2009. Very fine and rare, oversized, water resistant, skeletonized and hand-engraved, 18K white gold wristwatch with visible one-minute tourbillion regulator with an 18K white gold Schwarz Etienne deployant clasp. Accompanied by fitted box and warranty.

Sold for CHF 156,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 70,000 - 90,000

USD 66,000 - 85,000

EUR 46,000 - 60,000

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LOT 344

Platinum Tourbillon Squelette Breguet, "Tourbillon Squelette", No. 3512 N, Ref. 3355 PT. Sold on February 21, 2003. Very fine and rare, skeletonized and hand-engraved, platinum wristwatch with visible one-minute tourbillon regulator and a platinum Breguet deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original box and certificate.

Sold for CHF 132,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 60,000 - 80,000

USD 57,000 - 75,000

EUR 40,000 - 53,000

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LOT 196

Yellow Gold, Ref. 1463 Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No.869212, case No. 2647865, Ref. 1463. Made in 1966, sold on February 14th, 1967. Extremely fine and rare, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, register, and tachometer. Accompanied by a fitted Patek Philippe box the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 120,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 100,000 - 150,000

USD 95,000 - 140,000

EUR 66,000 - 100,000

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LOT 377

Platinum Retrograde Perpetual Calendar Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 3236336, case No. 4259640, Ref. 5059P. Made circa 2007. Very fine and rare, Officier-style, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, platinum wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases, retrograde date, and a platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted box, Certificate of Origin, and booklets.

Sold for CHF 114,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 60,000 - 90,000

USD 57,000 - 85,000

EUR 40,000 - 60,000

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LOT 397

Ref. 8171, Stainless Steel Padellone Rolex, "Perpetual, Precision", No. 401, Ref. 8171. Made in 1952. Very fine and rare, self-winding, stainless steel wristwatch with triple date, moon phases and a stainless steel Rolex buckle. Accompanied by a Rolex Hong Kong service receipt dated November 1989.

Sold for CHF 114,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 60,000 - 80,000

USD 57,000 - 75,000

EUR 40,000 - 53,000

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LOT 100

Baguette Diamonds Vacheron & Constantin, Geneve, movement No. 674305, case No. 520930P. Made in 1977. Extremely fine, magnificent and very elegant, baguette diamond-set yellow gold lady’s bracelet watch with diamond and onyx-set dial and entirely baguette diamond-set integral yellow gold bracelet with concealed clasp, set with a total of 18 carats of diamonds. Accompanied by a Vacheron & Constantin box.

Sold for CHF 96,000.00

Estimations :

CHF 45,000 - 60,000

USD 42,000 - 57,000

EUR 30,000 - 40,000