Antiquorum’s Hotel Richemond, Geneva, 13th April 2002 Auction Totaled CHF 38,084,171

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 608

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 929693, case No. 656462, Ref. 1415 HU (Heures Universelles). Production of this reference started in 1939. Extremely rare and probably unique platinum "World Time" gentleman's wristwatch with a platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by original fitted box and the Extract of the Archives.

Sold for CHF 6,603,500.00

Estimations :

CHF -

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LOT 607

The Uncovered Amphora Attributable to Piguet & Capt, the enamel by the workshop of J-L. Richter, Geneva, circa 1805, made for the Chinese market. Magnificent 18K gold and enamel, pearl-set musical form watch with automaton scene, designed as an amphora, the second of a unique pair. Accompanied by period fitted box.

Sold for CHF 4,018,500.00

Estimations :

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LOT 606

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 863540, case No. 640999, Ref. 130, made in 1944, sold on December 10, 1945. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives. Very fine and extremely rare 18K white gold gentleman's wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and tachometer and an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by original fitted box. Accompanied by the Extract of the Archives.

Sold for CHF 2,918,500.00

Estimations :

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LOT 130

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 964804, case No. 669507, Ref. 1415 HU (Heures Universelles). Production of this reference started in 1939. Very fine and extremely rare 18K pink gold "World Time" gentleman's wristwatch with polychrome cloisonné enamel dial representing the map of four continents: Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia, with an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle.

Sold for CHF 2,753,500.00

Estimations :

CHF -

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LOT 591

Property of a Japanese collector Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 963266, case No. 657226, Ref. 1526, 2nd series. Produced in 210 examples from 1941 to 1952. Very fine and rare astronomic 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases, small Arabic numerals and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box and the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 1,477,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 120,000 - 140,000

EUR 82,000 - 96,000

USD 71,000 - 83,000

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LOT 604

Walter Prendel, Groïtzsch I/SA, started 1927, finished 1928. Exceptional and unique large double-barrel, six-minute flying tourbillon regulator with inclined balance and 30-hour winding indicator pocket chronometer.

Sold for CHF 1,213,500.00

Estimations :

CHF -

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LOT 129

Patek Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 930865, case No. 654950, Ref. 605 HU (Heures Universelles), sold in January 25, 1950. Very fine and very rare, 18K pink gold keyless "World Time" dress watch, the polychrome cloisonné enamel dial representing a map of North America. Accompanied by a fitted box and original certificate.

Sold for CHF 597,500.00

Estimations :

CHF -

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LOT 586

Breguet, Horloger de la Marine Royale, No. 3388, “Montre Première Classe”, sold to the Duke of Norfolk on August 29, 1821, for 2,400 Francs. Very fine and rare 20K gold, hunting-cased, half-quarter repeating, jumping hour watch, accompanied by a Breguet certificate.

Sold for CHF 575,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 40,000 - 50,000

EUR 28,000 - 34,000

USD 24,000 - 30,000

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LOT 592

Patek, Philippe & Cie., Genève, No. 930530, case No. 642699, Ref. 605, circa 1945, delivered to Tiffany and sold to Henry Graves, Jr., N.Y. Very fine and rare 18K gold keyless “World Time” dress watch. Accompanied by the Extract of the Archives.

Sold for CHF 575,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 80,000 - 100,000

EUR 55,000 - 62,000

USD 48,000 - 54,000

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LOT 597

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 869491, Ref. 2499, third series. Production of this reference started in 1951. Very fine and rare astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with round button chronograph, register, perpetual calendar and moon phases, with an 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract of the Archives.

Sold for CHF 575,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 180,000 - 220,000

EUR 120,000 - 150,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000