Antiquorum’s Hong Kong, 23rd October 2011 Auction Totaled HKD 49,870,500

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 379

LA COLÈRE D'ACHILLE Attributed to James Cox, London, made in the late 18 century. Magnificent and extremely rare 20K gold, silver, ivory, enamel, diamond, ruby, emerald and agate-set fan with a watch and a compartment containing a small mirror and the winding key, made for the Chien Lung Imperial family (1711-1799), of the Ching Dynasty. In a Chinese fitted box. Sold to Lord Sandberg for 250,000 CHF in the Antiquorum Oct 1984 Geneva auction.

Sold for HKD 6,020,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 1,100,000 - 1,500,000

USD 140,000 - 190,000

EUR 100,000 - 140,000

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LOT 384

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3939 TOURBILLON MINUTE REPEATER, PLATINUM, ENAMEL DIAL Patek Philippe, Genève, No. 1903068, case No. 4188351, Ref. 3939HP. Sold in November 2004. Very fine and rare, minute-repeating platinum wristwatch with one-minute tourbillon regulator and a platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box, additional case back, COSC certificate and certificate of Origin.

Sold for HKD 3,620,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 2,850,000 - 3,250,000

USD 365,000 - 415,000

EUR 265,000 - 300,000

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LOT 376

THE EVENING John Kenebel, Frith Street, Soho, London, No. 1455, enamel painting possibly by Lissignol, circa 1800. Magnificent and rare, large, oval-shaped, 18 ct. gold and enamel, pearl-set, centre-seconds watch, made for the Oriental market.

Sold for HKD 2,120,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 700,000 - 900,000

USD 90,000 - 115,000

EUR 65,000 - 85,000

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LOT 159

THE THEATER Henry Capt, Geneve, No. 309. Made circa 1815. Highly important and exceptionally rare 18K gold and enamel double-face, triple-train, musical double automaton quarterrepeating watch with provision for à tact repeating and concealed erotic automaton scene.

Sold for HKD 2,060,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 1,200,000 - 1,800,000

USD 155,000 - 230,000

EUR 110,000 - 170,000

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LOT 315

FOR J. PIERPONT MORGAN – MINUTE REPEATING TOURBILLON & SPLIT-SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH Charles Frodsham, by Appointment to the Queen, 115 New Bond St., late of 84 Strand, London, No. 08616, Ad. Fmsz. The case with London hallmarks for 1897-98, the movement supplied by Nicole Nielsen & Co., entered in stock 1898, ordered by J. Pierpont Morgan and given to P.M.H. in 1913. Exceptional and highly important, large, 18K gold minute-repeating, keyless pocket chronometer with one-minute tourbillon regulator, split-seconds chronograph and 60-minute register.

Sold for HKD 1,820,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 1,000,000 - 1,500,000

USD 130,000 - 190,000

EUR 95,000 - 140,000

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LOT 383

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5970, PLATINUM Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 3931072, case No. 4485128, Ref. 5970P. Made in 2009, sold on July 21st, 2009. Very fine rare, water-resistant, platinum and diamond-set wristwatch with square button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases, 24 hour indication, tachometer and a platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by a mahogany fitted box, Certificate of Origin, instructions, additional solid platinum case back and setting pin.

Sold for HKD 1,580,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 950,000 - 1,150,000

USD 120,000 - 150,000

EUR 90,000 - 110,000

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LOT 378

THE ATTRIBUTES OF LOVE Attributed to Piguet & Capt, Genève, circa 1805. Very fine and rare 18K gold and painted on enamel necessaire with a scent bottle fitted with concealed watch. In original fitted leather box, with old manuscript attesting to its provenance from the Chinese Emperor's Summer Palace.

Sold for HKD 1,220,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 200,000 - 300,000

USD 25,000 - 40,000

EUR 20,000 - 30,000

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LOT 158

PATEK PHILIPPE, “THE FLOWER GARDEN” Patek Philippe, Genève, “Pièce Unique - Pendulette Dôme “Le Jardin des Fleurs” No. 1804508, Ref. 1361. Made in the 1990’s. Very fine and unique, solar-powered and electro-mechanical, brass table clock with polychrome cloisonné enamel panels depicting flowers in bloom and a dragonfly. Accompanied by a fitted service box and 2011 Patek Philippe service receipt.

Sold for HKD 1,040,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 300,000 - 500,000

USD 38,000 - 65,000

EUR 28,000 - 47,000

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LOT 156

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 3970E PLATINUM Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 3046114, case No. 4103674, Ref. 3970EP. Made in 2000, sold in August, 2000. 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 a platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by the mahogany box, Certificate of Origin setting pin and a spare solid platinum case back.

Sold for HKD 980,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 880,000 - 980,000

USD 110,000 - 125,000

EUR 80,000 - 90,000

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LOT 382

PATEK PHILIPPE REF. 5070, PLATINUM Patek Philippe, Genève, movement No. 3715690, case No. 4475850, Ref. 5070P. Sold on July 21st, 2009. Very fine and rare, large, water-resistant, platinum and diamond wristwatch with square-button chronograph, register, tachometer and a platinum Patek Philippe deployant clasp. Accompanied by fitted box, Certificate of Origin and instruction booklet.

Sold for HKD 836,000.00

Estimations :

HKD 700,000 - 850,000

USD 90,000 - 110,000

EUR 65,000 - 80,000