Antiquorum’s Hotel Noga Hilton, Geneva, 24th April 2004 Auction Totaled CHF 34,982,823

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

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LOT 301

Patek, Philippe, Genève. The white gold "Calibre 89", the most complicated watch in the world with a total of 33 complications. A spectacular and unique, keyless three-barrel, double dial, astronomical and astrological 18K white gold watch with sidereal time, second time-zone, time of sun-rise and sun-set, equation of time, perpetual calendar, century leap year correction, century, decade and year indication, four year cycle indication, season, equinox, solstice and zodiac indication, star chart, phases and age of the moon, date of Easter indication, split-seconds chronograph, hour and minute recorders, Westminster chime on four gongs, “Grande and Petite sonnerie”, alarm, up/down indicators for the going and striking train, three way setting indicator, winding crown position indicator, thermometer and Tourbillon regulator. Accompanied by an Extract from the Archives and a fitted hardwood box.

Sold for CHF 6,603,500.00

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LOT 178

Reference 530, "Sector Dial" Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 862323, case No. 506554, Ref. 530. Manufactured in 1939, sold on 24 February 1940. Production of this reference started in 1938. Very fine and extremely rare, oversized, stainless steel "Staybrite" gentleman’s wristwatch with square button chronograph, register and tachometer with a stainless steel Patek Philippe buckle. Recently serviced by Patek Philippe. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 2,203,500.00

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LOT 170

Reference 3448, specially made on request. Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 1119585, case No. 332625, Ref. 3448, specially made on request. Made in 1981, sold on 28 January, 1982. Production of this reference started in 1962. Extremely fine and probably unique, self-winding, 18K white gold gentleman’s wristwatch with perpetual calendar without moon indication and an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the "Extract from the Archives".

Sold for CHF 696,500.00

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LOT 45

Génie et Prudence Breguet No. 453, Pendule Pyramidale, "Génie et Prudence", bronze figures by Pierre-Philippe Thomire, sold to Monsieur de Pourtales on October 22, 1806, for 3000 Francs. Extremely fine bronze and ormolu precision mantel regulator. One of the four precision clocks from the prestigious series of Pendules Pyramidales. Accompanied by a certificate.

Sold for CHF 685,500.00

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LOT 183

Reference 530, "Monochrome Pink" Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 868126, case No. 512623, Ref. 530. Production of this reference started in 1937. Very fine and extremely rare, oversized, 18K pink gold gentleman’s wristwatch with pink dial, square button chronograph, register and tachometer with an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Exctract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 674,500.00

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LOT 42

The Gerugross Breguet et Fils, No. 2898, sold on September 30, 1816 to Monsieur Gerugross for 4,000 francs. Exceptional and highly important small gilt bronze astronomical eight-day carriage clock built on the principles of the "Garde Temps", with jeweled lever escapement, quarter-repeating, alarm, phases of the moon, and digital calendar, in original leather fitted box. Accompanied by a certificate.

Sold for CHF 553,500.00

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CHF 140,000 - 160,000

EUR 88,000 - 100,000

USD 109,000 - 125,000

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LOT 164

S. Smith & Son, Watchmakers to the Admiralty, 9 Strand, London, No. 309-2, hallmarked 1903-04. Exceptional and highly important massive, oversized, Grande Complication, Grande et Petite Sonnerie clockwatch with minute-repeating, perpetual calendar, split-seconds chronograph with 60-minute register, anti-theft swivel pendant, very special tri-color gold and enamel dial, and power reserve indicator.

Sold for CHF 487,500.00

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CHF 200,000 - 300,000

EUR 32,000 - 38,000

USD 20,000 - 23,000

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LOT 43

The Empress Marie Louise Breguet, No. 2784, "Médaillon d’or", sold to Empress Marie-Louise on 27 September, 1813 for 2,000 francs. An exceptional, small 20K gold slim astronomical watch with phases of the moon, its age and regulator on the dial, built along the principles of the "Garde Temps". Accompanied by the original morocco leather fitted box, original ratchet key on short gold chain, and Breguet certificate No. 2616, dated 1922.

Sold for CHF 454,500.00

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LOT 212

THE ANTIQUORUM 30TH ANNIVERSARY MINUTE-REPEATERS, NO. 1 Technical Description

C.18K yellow gold, three-piece, teardrop lugs,screw-down back with sapphire crystal.Diameter: 37 mm.Bracelet: leather, 18K yellow gold buckleDial:Silvered chapter ring, triangular indexes, minute markers,yellow gold "baton" handslarge central aperture to view the movement.M.Caliber 1755, 40-hour power reserve,manual winding, rhodium-plated, "fausses-côtes" decoration,30 jewels, straight line lever escapement, 18,000 vph,monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions,shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring,micrometer regulator,Accompanied by box and certificate.

Sold for CHF 399,500.00

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LOT 213

THE ANTIQUORUM 30TH ANNIVERSARY MINUTE-REPEATERS, NO. 2 Technical Description

C.18K yellow gold, three-piece, teardrop lugs,screw-down back with sapphire crystal.Diameter: 37 mm.Bracelet: leather, 18K yellow gold buckleDial:Silvered chapter ring, triangular indexes, minute markers,yellow gold "baton" handslarge central aperture to view the movement.M.Caliber 1755, 40-hour power reserve,manual winding, rhodium-plated, "fausses-côtes" decoration,30 jewels, straight line lever escapement, 18,000 vph,monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions,shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring,micrometer regulator,Accompanied by box and certificate.

Sold for CHF 377,500.00

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