Antiquorum’s Noga Hilton, Geneva, 12th April 2003 Auction Totaled CHF 16,192,399

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 122

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No 724311, case No 313045, Ref. 2523/1. Produced in 1965, sold on October 17, 1974.Extremely fine and rare, "World Time", 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with two crowns, "guilloché" dial, luminescent skeleton hands, and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe bracelet "a mailles". Accompanied by a fitted box, the Extract from the Archives, and original certificate.

Sold for CHF 1,323,500.00

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LOT 530

PerpetuelleBreguet, No. 195/3759, Montre Perpetuelle, started circa An 5, sold to Monsieur Henry Perkins on May 28, 1821 for 5000 francs.Extremely important and rare, 18K gold, minute-repeating self-winding perpetuelle with 60-hour power reserve, ball bearings, and free-sprung helical balance spring in Breguet Morocco fitted box, accompanied by a certificate, made on June 3, 1927.

Sold for CHF 1,048,500.00

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LOT 160

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 863109, case No. 508301, Ref. 530. Produced circa 1937.Very important and extremely rare, stainless steel gentleman's over-sized wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and tachometer, with a stainless steel Patek Philippe deployant clasp and certificate.

Sold for CHF 938,500.00

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LOT 531

Breguet, No. 4168, sold to Monsieur Arago on March 18, 1826 for 1800 francs.Very fine and extremely rare 18K gold and silver large double-face single-hand watch with special inking chronograph and ten-minute register. Accompanied by a certificate dated May 6, 1925. One of only two examples ever made by Breguet.

Sold for CHF 663,500.00

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LOT 559

The World's Smallest TourbillonFritz-André Robert-Charrue, Le Locle, dated 1945.Magnificent, highly important and exceptionally small 18K gold keyless chronometer with one-minute tourbillon regulator, winner of a prize from the Société Suisse de Chronométrie, and masterpiece of the 1949 Swiss Exhibition in London. In original leather fitted box, accompanied by copies of maker's original designs, award notifications and other documents.

Sold for CHF 619,500.00

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LOT 573

Venus Binding the Wings of CupidPiguet & Meylan, No. 6853, Geneva, enamel attributed to Adam, made for the Chinese market, circa 1820.Exceptionally fine and rare 18K gold and painted on enamel, half pearl- and turquoise-set, musical center-seconds watch with two automaton musicians, playing every hour or on demand.

Sold for CHF 619,500.00

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LOT 154

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 869156, case No. 2642008, Ref. 1436, retailed by E. Gübelin in Lucerne. Production of this reference began in 1938 and ended in 1971.Rare and exceptional 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with square and coaxial button split-seconds chronograph, register, tachometer and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle.

Sold for CHF 487,500.00

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CHF 300,000 - 400,000

EUR 210,000 - 280,000

USD 220,000 - 300,000

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LOT 155

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève,No. 1906076, case No. 2867098,Ref. 3974. Produced in 1992, soldon July 16, 1993.Extremely fine and rare, astronomic, minute-repeating, self-winding, 18K pink gold gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar, leap year indication and moon phases. Accompanied by gold and black pushpiece, a leather-covered fitted box and certificate.

Sold for CHF 443,500.00

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CHF 380,000 - 450,000

EUR 260,000 - 310,000

USD 280,000 - 330,000

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LOT 532

Breguet, No. 2166, sold to Count Golovkin through Breguet's agent Moreau for 3000 francs, sale recorded on May 1, 1810.Exceptionally fine and rare 18K gold triple-train minute-repeating, Grande et Petite Sonnerie clockwatch made in the Garde Temps tradition, with independent trains for the time, striking and chiming, in a Breguet Morocco fitted box. Accompanied by a short gold chain and a certificate.

Sold for CHF 355,500.00

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LOT 127

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève,No. 869331, case No. 2632523,Ref. 2499, third series. Produced in the 1960's.Very fine and rare, astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with round button chronograph, 30-minute register, perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K gold Patek Philippe buckle.

Sold for CHF 333,500.00

Estimations :

CHF 300,000 - 350,000

EUR 210,000 - 240,000

USD 220,000 - 260,000