Antiquorum’s Geneva, 13th November 2010 Auction Totaled CHF 6,852,754

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 643

Patek Philippe Ref. 2499 – Pink Gold Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 869441, case No. 2637716, Ref. 2499, third series. Made in 1971, sold on June 14th 1972. Exceptional and extremely rare, 18K pink gold wristwatch with round button chronograph, 30-minute register, perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a Patek Philippe box and the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 1,082,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 800,000 - 1,200,000

USD 800,000 - 1,200,000

EUR 600,000 - 900,000

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LOT 252

Patek Philippe Ref. 3450 - Roman Leap-Year Display Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 1119784, case No. 2808561, Ref. 3450, Third Series. Made in 1985. Very fine and very rare, self-winding, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases, Roman numerals for the leap year indication and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a wooden fitted box, setting pin, Certificate of Origin and instruction booklet.

Sold for CHF 212,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 200,000 - 300,000

USD 200,000 - 300,000

EUR 150,000 - 220,000

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LOT 548

Girard-Perregaux - Platinum Opera Two – Black Dial & Diamond Indexes Girard-Perregaux, "Opera Two, Tourbillon, Carillon ‘Westminster’ Minute Repeater with Tourbillon,” No. 2, Ref. 99740. Made circa 2007. Extremely fine and important, Westminster Carillon minute-repeating with four hammers, platinum wristwatch with visible one-minute tourbillon regulator under three bridges, perpetual calendar with leap year indication and an 18K white gold Girard- Perregaux deployant clasp. Accompanied by the Girard-Perregaux winding box and instruction booklets.

Sold for CHF 182,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 160,000 - 230,000

USD 160,000 - 230,000

EUR 120,000 - 170,000

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LOT 622

Louis Moinrt Jurassic Tourbillon – Limited Edition No. 2/12 Louis Moinet, Switzerland, "Jurassic Tourbillon – Limited Edition", No. 2/12. Sold in 2010. Exceptional and extremely fine, 18K white gold, water-resistant wristwatch with fossilized dinosaur bone dial, visible one-minute tourbillon, 72-hour power-reserve and set with 56 Top Wesselton VVS baguette diamonds (3.46 carats), Louis Moinet galuchat strap with 18K white gold and black titanium deployant clasp. Accompanied by the Louis Moinet "Time Exporator" cabinet, Louis Moinet box, Certificate of Origin and booklet.

Sold for CHF 170,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 140,000 - 200,000

USD 140,000 - 200,000

EUR 105,000 - 150,000

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LOT 621

The Property of The Family Of Alfred Gregory Rolex, Ref. 6098 – The Highly Important and Historic Pre-Explorer Wristwatch of Alfred Gregory – Issued by Rolex for the 1953 Mount Everest Expedition – Reaching 8500 Meters, 350 Meters from The Summit. Rolex “Oyster Perpetual, Precision” case No. 726182, Ref. 6098. Made in the first quarter of 1953. Fine and historically important, tonneau-shaped, water-resistant, center seconds, self-winding, stainless steel wristwatch with honeycomb dial, engraved caseback “A. Gregory – Everest 1953” and a stainless steel Rolex buckle. Accompanied by the Ice Axe used during the Everest expedition, 5 original photos taken by Alfred Gregory during the climb – 3 showing various members of the expedition wearing a Rolex, a Rolex Geneva service letter, and a letter of authenticity from Alfred Gregory's wife.

Sold for CHF 145,300.00

Estimations :

CHF 20,000 - 40,000

USD 20,000 - 40,000

EUR 15,000 - 30,000

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LOT 547

Girard-Perregaux – Vintage 1945 – Collection Prestige Set Unique Girard-Perregaux, "Vintage 1945 Collection Prestige Set Unique". Sold on December 18, 2002. Extremely fine and unique, set of four, platinum, water-resistant, self-winding, wristwatches. Accompanied by the original Girard-Perregaux fitted box for four watches, certificate of authenticity and instructions.

Sold for CHF 112,900.00

Estimations :

CHF 70,000 - 90,000

USD 70,000 - 90,000

EUR 52,000 - 67,000

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LOT 549

Lange 1 Tourbillon Platinum A. Lange & Söhne, Glashütte i./Sa., "Lange 1 Tourbillon", No. 20/150, movement No. 16028, case No. 129270, Ref. 704.025. Made in a limited edition of 150 pieces, sold in February 2001. Extremely fine and rare platinum wristwatch with visible one-minute tourbillon regulator, off-center hour dial, oversized date, power reserve indication and a platinum A. Lange & Söhne deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original box, warranty and manual.

Sold for CHF 98,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 80,000 - 120,000

USD 80,000 - 120,000

EUR 60,000 - 90,000

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LOT 466

Quarter-Repeating Navette-Shaped Ring Watch – One of Only Two Known Examples - A Gift To The Emperor Napoleon I. Attributed to Antoine Rojard, Geneva, the mainspring signed Marchand, the case engraved “à l’Empereur N”. Made circa 1810. Extremely fine and exceptionally rare, 18K gold, pearl and rose-cut diamond-set ring watch with virgule escapement and visible balance, one of only two known examples of a quarter-repeating ring watch of navette shape.

Sold for CHF 92,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 40,000 - 68,000

USD 40,000 - 68,000

EUR 30,000 - 50,000

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LOT 636

Patek Philippe Ref. 866 Yellow Gold - Enamel Scene Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 932676, case No. 433690, Ref. 866/75. Made in 1977. Very fine and rare, thin, keyless, 18K yellow gold pocket watch, case back with enamel hunting scene: “Departure of the pack at daybreak.” Accompanied by the original Patek Philippe box and Certificate of Origin.

Sold for CHF 92,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 60,000 - 80,000

USD 60,000 - 80,000

EUR 45,000 - 60,000

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LOT 539

Glashütte Pink Gold Convertible Flying Tourbillon Glashütte Original, Glashütte in Sachsen, "Julius Assmann - Tourbillon 3", No. 5/25. Made in a limited edition of 25 examples circa 2002. Extremely fine and rare, convertible, skeletonized, 18K pink gold pocket and wristwatch with visible one-minute flying tourbillon regulator in the style of Alfred Helwig, retrograde date, power-reserve indication and an 18K pink gold J. Assmann buckle. Accompanied by an 18K gold fancy link chain, setting pin, special spherical wooden fitted box and certificate.

Sold for CHF 88,900.00

Estimations :

CHF 50,000 - 70,000

USD 50,000 - 70,000

EUR 37,000 - 52,000