Antiquorum’s Geneva, 15th May 2005 Auction Totaled CHF 14,343,230

The top lots for the auction are as follows:

Thumb 244

LOT 244

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 888054, case No. 680003, Ref. 2497, first series, made in 1954, sold on November 27, 1963. Extremely rare and fine center-seconds, astronomic, 18K white gold gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar and moon phases. Accompanied by an 18K white gold Patek Philippe Gay Freres bracelet and the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 1,436,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 207

LOT 207

Auguste Golay-Leresche, Charles Abraham Bruguier and Jacques-Aimé Glardon, Geneva. Made in 1859. Exhibited at the 1878 Universal Exhibition in Paris, where Golay-Leresche won a Silver Medal. A magnificent and unique silver jewel casket, with serinette musician, singing bird and automaton sable. Eight day clock movement with special escapement centre-seconds, perpetual calendar, thermometer and barometer.

Sold for CHF 1,106,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 252

LOT 252

Exceptional set of eight commemorative watches, including a complete set of seven Patek Philippe "Pagoda" watches: four Gentleman’s and three Ladies and one Patek Philppe “Officier. Répétition Minutes”, each in a fitted box. The whole in a wooden coffer originally intended to house the entire collection of commemorative watches. Brand new condition

Sold for CHF 644,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 235

LOT 235

“Slim 12''' Single Button Chronograph” Patek Philippe & Co., Geneve, No. 198491, case No. 619187, Ref. 130. Made in 1932 (movement), cased in 1939, sold June 25, 1940. Extremely rare and probably unique 18K yellow gold gentleman's slim wristwatch with single button chronograph on the crown, register and tachometer, and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by an Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 545,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 231

LOT 231

“Black Dial” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 868722, case No. 686370, Ref. 1463. Made in 1954, sold on July 30, 1955. Very fine and extremely rare, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wrist-watch with round button chronograph, register and tachometer. Accompanied by an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe ribbed bracelet and a fitted box. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 534,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 147

LOT 147

“Tachometer Scale” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 868602, case No. 696514, Ref. 2499, second series. Made in 1957, sold December 12, 1958. Very fine and extremely rare, astronomic, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with round button chronograph, tachometer scale, register, perpetual calendar, moon phases and an 18K yellow gold buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 424,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 220,000 - 320,000

EUR 140,000 - 200,000

USD 190,000 - 270,000

Thumb 248

LOT 248

“150th Anniversary Minute Repeater” Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No 1904016, case No. 2867029, Ref. 3979, made in 1989. Very fine self-winding, minute repeating, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with sapphire crystal back and 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Certificate of Origin, spare solid 18K gold back, leather wallet and booklets.

Sold for CHF 347,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 200,000 - 250,000

EUR 130,000 - 160,000

USD 170,000 - 210,000

Thumb 204

LOT 204

"Chinese Peony" Attributable to Jaquet Droz, Geneve, No. 5I, Made for the Chinese Imperial court, circa 1780. Magnificent and very rare gold, painted on enamel and pearl set pocket watch with quarter repeating and centre seconds.

Sold for CHF 336,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 0 - 0

EUR 0 - 0

USD 0 - 0

Thumb 146

LOT 146

Patek Philippe & Cie, Genève, No. 868899, case No. 698848, Ref. 1463, made in 1956, sold on May 20, 1958. Very fine and very rare, water-resistant, 18K pink gold gentle-man's wristwatch with round button chronograph, register and tachometer, leather strap and 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by the Extract from the Archives.

Sold for CHF 297,750.00

Estimations :

CHF 100,000 - 200,000

EUR 65,000 - 130,000

USD 85,000 - 170,000

Thumb 251

LOT 251

A set of four Patek Philippe "10 Jours" wristwatches. Brand new condition

(1) Patek Philippe, Genève, "10 Jours", No. 3202223, case No. 4111236, Ref. 5100 P. Produced in a limited edition of 300 examples in 2000. Fine, water-resistant, platinum gentleman's wristwatch with 10-day power reserve and an platinum Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a Patek Philippe fitted box, Certificate of Origin, an attestation, a "Bulletin de Marche du Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres", and a solid silver medal to mark the third millennium inlaid in a plexiglass plate. C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws, inscribed "Patek Philippe Year 2000", concave sides, protected wind-ing- crown, sapphire crystals. D. Black with applied white gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6, up-and-down indication below 12. White gold "dauphine" hands. M. Cal. 28-20/220, stamped with the Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 29 jewels of which 9 are in 18K gold chaton settings, straight line lever escpement, double barrel, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 46 mm. Thickness 12 mm. (2) Patek Philippe, Genève, "10 Jours", No. 3201183, case No. 4091540, Ref. 5100 G. Produced in a limited edition of 450 examples in 2000. Fine, water-resistant, 18K white gold gentleman's wristwatch with 10-day power reserve and an 18K white gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a Patek Philippe fitted box, Certificate of Origin, an attestation, a "Bulletin de Marche du Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres", and a solid silver medal to mark the third millennium inlaid in a plexiglass plate. C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws, inscribed "Patek Philippe Year 2000", concave sides, protected wind-ing- crown, sapphire crystals. D. Navy blue with applied white gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6, up-and-down indication below 12. White gold "dauphine" hands. M. Cal. 28-20/220, stamped with the Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 29 jewels of which 9 are in 18K gold chaton settings, straight line lever escpement, double barrel, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 46 mm. Thickness 12 mm. (3) Patek Philippe, Genève, "10 Jours", No. 3201135, case No. 4124337, Ref. 5100 R. Produced in a limited edition of 750 examples in 2000. Fine, water-resistant, 18K pink gold gentleman's wristwatch with 10-day power reserve and an 18K pink gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a Patek Philippe fitted box, Certificate of Origin, an attestation, a "Bulletin de Marche du Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres", and a solid silver medal to mark the third millennium inlaid in a plexiglass plate. C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws, inscribed "Patek Philippe Year 2000", concave sides, protected wind-ing- crown, sapphire crystals. D. Ruthenium with applied pink gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6, up-and-down indication below 12. Pink gold "dauphine" hands. M. Cal. 28-20/220, stamped with the Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 29 jewels of which 9 are in 18K gold chaton settings, straight line lever escpement, double barrel, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 46 mm. Thickness 12 mm. (4) Patek Philippe, Genève, "10 Jours", No. 3202209, case No. 4102584, Ref. 5100 J. Produced in a limited edition of 1500 exam-ples in 2000. Fine, water-resistant, 18K yellow gold gentleman's wristwatch with 10-day power reserve and an 18K yellow gold Patek Philippe buckle. Accompanied by a Patek Philippe fitted box, Certificate of Origin, an attestation, a "Bulletin de Marche du Contrôle officiel suisse des chronomètres", and a solid silver medal to mark the third millennium inlaid in a plexiglass plate. C. Two-body, solid, polished, transparent case back with 4 screws, inscribed "Patek Philippe Year 2000", concave sides, protected wind-ing- crown, sapphire crystals. D. Grey with applied yellow gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6, up-and-down indication below 12. Yellow gold "dauphine" hands. M. Cal. 28-20/220, stamped with the Geneva Quality Mark, rhodium plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 29 jewels of which 9 are in 18K gold chaton settings, straight line lever escpement, double barrel, Gyromax balance adjusted to heat, cold, isochronism and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating free-sprung flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 34 x 46 mm. Thickness 12 mm. Similar watches are published in “Collecting Patek Philippe Wristwatches” by Osvaldo Patrizzi, Guido Mondani Editore, 2004, vol. II, pp. 304 & 306.

Sold for CHF 270,250.00

Estimations :

CHF 120,000 - 150,000

EUR 80,000 - 100,000

USD 100,000 - 130,000