Antiquorum’s Geneva, 27th March 2011 Auction Totaled CHF 6,450,720

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 527

Rolex Ref. 6284 Two Americas Cloisonne Dial by Marguerite Koch Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual", Ref. 6284. Made in only six examples circa 1950. Exceptionally rare and fine, self-winding, water-resistant, 14K yellow gold wristwatch with cloisonné enamel map of the two Americas and a Rolex gold-plated buckle.

Sold for CHF 662,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 130,000 - 190,000

USD 130,000 - 190,000

EUR 100,000 - 150,000

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LOT 564

Patek Philippe Platinum & Enamel Dial Minute Repeater & Tourbillon Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 1903064, case No. 4188348, Ref. 3939HP. Sold on February 10, 2003. Extremely fine and rare, minute-repeating, platinum wristwatch with one-minute tourbillon regulator, enamel Breguet dial and a platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Patek Philippe fitted box, additional solid platinum case back and Certificate of Origin.

Sold for CHF 428,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 400,000 - 500,000

USD 400,000 - 500,000

EUR 310,000 - 400,000

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LOT 543

Patek Philippe Minute-Repeating "Savonnette type" Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 861355, case No. 687686, Ref. 2524/1, retailed by Gübelin Lucerne. Made in 1954, sold on October 25th, 1957. Important and very rare minute-repeating, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with subsidiary seconds dial. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 374,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 300,000 - 400,000

USD 300,000 - 400,000

EUR 230,000 - 310,000

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LOT 187

Henry Capt, Musique d’Amour - Repeating Musical Watch with Four Actions with Concealed Erotic Automaton Henry Capt, Genève, No. 515. Made circa 1810. Extremely fine and equally rare, 18K gold and painted on enamel, two-train, quarter-repeating musical watch with two automaton scenes – musicians and birds automaton scene on the dial plate and concealed erotic automaton scene, playing at will.

Sold for CHF 200,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 70,000 - 90,000

USD 70,000 - 90,000

EUR 55,000 - 70,000

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LOT 400

IWC Il Destriero Scafusia IWC, (International Watch Co.), Schaffhausen, \"Il Destriero Scafusia\", No. 87/125, movement No. 2500107, case No. 2537095. Made in a limited edition of 125 examples. Production of this reference began in 1993, ended in 1999. Extremely fine and important, large, heavy, minute repeating, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with flying one-minute tourbillon regulator, square button split-seconds chronograph, registers, secular perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K yellow gold IWC deployant clasp. Accompanied by a wooden marquetry fitted box, guarantee and booklets.

Sold for CHF 146,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 120,000 - 160,000

USD 120,000 - 160,000

EUR 90,000 - 125,000

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LOT 563

Patek Philippe Ref. 3970E Platinum Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 876650, case No. 2934761, Ref. 3970EP. Made in 1993, sold on December 22nd, 1993. Very fine and important, water-resistant, platinum wristwatch with black diamond-set dial, round button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases, leap year, 24-hour indication and an 18K white gold Patek Philippe deployant Clasp. Accompanied by the original fitted mahogany box, setting pin and a spare solid platinum case back.

Sold for CHF 115,300.00

Estimations :

CHF 100,000 - 150,000

USD 100,000 - 150,000

EUR 80,000 - 115,000

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LOT 434

Esquivillon & Dechoudens The Knife Grinder Watch with Six Automaton Actions Esquivillon et Deschoudens à Genève. Made circa 1810. Very fine and very rare, quarter-repeating, heavy 18K rose gold pocket watch with multicolored gold striking Jacks and an automaton scene of a knifegrinder’s workshop with a total of six automaton actions.

Sold for CHF 104,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 40,000 - 60,000

USD 40,000 - 60,000

EUR 30,000 - 45,000

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LOT 436

The Faberge Musical Egg Clock Faberge, workmaster Victor Mayer, No. 2/12, Ref. F-1829. Made in a limited edition of 12 pieces for Baselworld in 2001. Sold in March 2003. Extremely fine and exquisite, 8-day going, musical, 18K yellow gold, black onyx, rock crystal, rose quartz and enamel jump-hour table clock set with 492 white diamonds totalling 11.48 carats and 8 blue sapphires with zodiac indication and day and night indication, playing Claude Debussy’s "Clair de Lune" at will. Accompanied by the original fitted box, Certificate of Authenticity, two keys and setting pin.

Sold for CHF 98,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 85,000 - 110,000

USD 85,000 - 110,000

EUR 65,000 - 85,000

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LOT 526

Rolex, Stainless Steel, Ref. 6062 “Black Moon”. Rolex, “Oyster Perpetual, Officially Certified Chronometer”, case No. 916621, Ref. 6062. Made in 1953. Very fine and very rare, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with triple date and with black moon phases.

Sold for CHF 70,900.00

Estimations :

CHF 60,000 - 85,000

USD 60,000 - 85,000

EUR 45,000 - 65,000

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LOT 525

Rolex - Ref. 6239 - Paul Newman - Cosmograph - Daytona Rolex, “Cosmograph Daytona,” case No. 923437, Ref. 6239. Made circa 1963. Fine and rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with steel bezel, round button chronograph, registers, tachometer and a stainless steel Rolex buckle.

Sold for CHF 69,700.00

Estimations :

CHF 40,000 - 50,000

USD 40,000 - 50,000

EUR 30,000 - 40,000