451 lots

LOT 1

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

A. Rosskopf & Co. Purse-watch; “Triusa”; stainless steel

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Stainless steel, manual-winding, purse-watch in the shape of a car steering wheel.

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950

USD 550 - 1,100

HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:01:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 120 CHF

Brand A. Rosskopf & Co.

Model “Triusa”

Year circa 1930

Case No. 0486

Diameter 45 mm.

Weight 33.9 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 10’’’ ½, lever escapement

Signature dial

Accessories original fitted box

LOT 2

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ACACIA S.A., WATERPROOF, STAINLESS STEEL

A fine, attractive, manual wind, stainless steel waterproof wristwatch with tropical dial

Grading System: A

CHF 200 - 600

EUR 200 - 600

USD 250 - 700

HKD 1,750 - 5,200

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:02:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 200 CHF

Brand Acacia, Swiss

Year circa 1935

Case No. 708

Material stainless steel

Diameter 33 mm.

Caliber 10'''

Signature Dial signed

LOT 3

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ALSTA, REF. 837, TRIPLE DATE, STEEL

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A fine, unusual, small, manual wind, chrome triple date wristwatch

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950

USD 550 - 1,100

HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:03:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 45 CHF

Brand ACC, Swiss

Reference 837

Year circa 1950

Material chrome plated and stainless steel

Diameter 31 mm.

Caliber 17 jewels

Dimensions 31 mm.

Signature Dial, case and movement signed

LOT 4

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ADORA, CLIMATICA, NEW OLD STOCK, STAINLESS STEEL

A fine and interesting set of 4 self-winding and 1 manual stainless steel chronograph wristwatches

Grading System: AA

CHF 500 - 1,500

EUR 500 - 1,400

USD 550 - 1,650

HKD 4,300 - 12,800

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:04:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 700 CHF

Brand Adora, Swiss

Model Climatica

Year circa 1970

Material stainless steel

Diameter 35/ 40 mm.

Caliber PUW 1461, 25 jewels, 7734, 17 jewels

Signature Dial signed

LOT 5

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ROFINA, LANDMASTER, GOLD PLATED

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A fine, very unusual, manual wind triangular wristwatch

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950

USD 550 - 1,100

HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:05:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 10 CHF

Brand Adora, Swiss

Model Landmaster

Year circa 1960

Material gold plated and stainless steel

Caliber 21 jewels

Dimensions 20 x 45 mm.

Signature Dial, case and movement signed

LOT 6

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Didishein & Frères Decorative pendant-watch; silver

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Silver (0.935), open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pendant-watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.
Case-back engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) with a pattern décor, with, in the centre, an escutcheon; case-band with engraved motif.
White and vieux-rose (light pink) enamel dial with radial Roman numerals and paillonné décor; blued steel “Pear” hands.
Movement 12’’’ ½, gilded brass, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance and blued steel flat hairspring, patented polished steel index-regulator.

Grading System: A

CHF 100 - 200

EUR 100 - 200

USD 150 - 250

HKD 900 - 1,750

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:06:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 2 CHF

Brand Albert Didisheim & Frères, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Model made for Hopkins & Hopkins, Dublin

Year circa 1895

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 161 793

Diameter 34.3 mm.

Weight 36.4 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 12’’’ ½, straight-line lever escapement, patented index-regulator

Accessories copy of the invention patent

LOT 7

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

American Waltham Watch Co. Decorative pendant-watch; 18K yellow gold and varicoloured gold

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

18K yellow gold and varicoloured gold, hunting-case, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pendant-watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.
Guilloché (engine-turned) cover and case-back, with engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) and chiselled décor; cover with, in the centre, an escutcheon; case-back with, in the centre, a rose-cut diamond; case-band with vermicelli motif.
White enamel dial with suspended “Breguet” numerals and paillonné décor; yellow gold “Louis XV” hands.
Movement 12’’’ ½, ¾ plate, nickel-plated, going barrel, screwed-chatons (setting), straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, polished steel index-regulator with micrometric screw.

Grading System: A

CHF 200 - 400

EUR 200 - 400

USD 250 - 450

HKD 1,750 - 3,500

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:07:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 140 CHF

Brand American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Massachusetts (U.S.A.)

Year circa 1907

Movement No. 15 639 856

Case No. 252 222 (“Solidarity”)

Material 18K yellow gold and varicoloured gold

Diameter 34.3 mm.

Weight 35.9 gr. (approx.)

Caliber model 1907, grade 165, size 0s, 12’’’ ½, straight-line lever escapement

Signature dial, case and movement

LOT 8

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ANONYMOUS, CHRONOGRAPH, BLACK DIAL, PINK GOLD

A fine, manual wind, 18k pink gold chronograph wristwatch with black dial

Grading System: A

CHF 600 - 900

EUR 600 - 850

USD 700 - 1,000

HKD 5,200 - 7,700

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:08:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 600 CHF

Brand Anonymous, Swiss

Year circa 1940

Case No. 523123/ 523030

Material 18k pink gold

Diameter 32 mm.

Caliber 12''', venus

LOT 9

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ANONYMOUS, RETAILED BY HUBER, CHRONOGRAPH, STEEL

A fine, attractive, manual wind, stainless steel military style single button chronograph pocket watch

Grading System: AA

CHF 600 - 1,000

EUR 600 - 950

USD 700 - 1,100

HKD 5,200 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:09:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 600 CHF

Brand Anonymous, Swiss

Year circa 1935

Case No. 143689

Material stainless steel

Diameter 51 mm.

Caliber 16 1/2'''

LOT 10

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Arnold Augsburger Pocket watch, automaton; “Hedy’s Patent”; chromium-plated metal

Chromium-plated metal, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with automaton; the animated scene (connected to the small second) shows a butcher butchering a lamb on his stall.

Cover polished.

White enamel dial, with suspended Arabic numerals.

Movement 19’’’, ¾ plate, gilded brass, going barrel, independent platform with lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance with poising screws and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,500

EUR 500 - 1,400

USD 550 - 1,650

HKD 4,300 - 12,800

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:10:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 500 CHF

Brand Arnold Augsburger, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Model “Hedy’s Patent”

Year circa 1905

Movement No. 260 081

Case No. unnumbered

Material chromium-plated metal

Diameter 53.5 mm.

Weight 109.6 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 19’’’, with independent platform and lateral lever escapement (probably by Didisheim-Goldschmidt Fils & Cie, Fabrique Juvenia, La Chaux-de-Fonds)

Signature dial

Accessories contemporary fitted box (signed Paul Hemmeler, La Chaux-de-Fonds)

LOT 11

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

ARVOS, REF. 1601, WORLD TIME CHRONOGRAPH, PVD STAINLESS STEEL

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

An unusual, self-winding, stainless steel PVD world time chronograph wristwatch with day and date

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950

USD 550 - 1,100

HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:11:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 110 CHF

Brand Arvos, Swiss

Reference 1601

Year circa 1970

Material PVD stainless steel

Bracelet anonymous PVD stainless steel bracelet, approx. overall length 183 mm.

Diameter 45 mm.

Caliber 25 jewels

Signature Dial, case and movement (Ronda) signed

LOT 12

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

B. Jacobi Pocket watch; silver

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Silver, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.

Guilloché (engine-turned) case-back, with, in the centre, an escutcheon inside a belt design; fluted case-band.

Silver guilloché (engine-turned) dial with applied radial yellow gold Roman numerals; yellow gold “Pear” hands.

Movement 19’’’, gilded brass, fusee and chain, lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance (polished steel) and blued steel flat hairspring, engraved gilded English cock with a shell and foliage.

Grading System: AA

CHF 700 - 1,400

EUR 650 - 1,300

USD 800 - 1,550

HKD 6,000 - 12,000

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:12:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 50 CHF

Brand B. Jacobi, Sunderland (Metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear, North East, England)

Year circa 1882

Movement No. 55 659

Case No. 55 657 (by “C.H”, probably Charles Harris, Coventry, Master case-maker registered in July 1878 and September 1893; Chester letter-date for 1882)

Material silver

Diameter 146.3 mm.

Weight 86.6 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 19’’’, lateral lever escapement

Dimensions 146.3 mm.

Signature movement

LOT 13

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

BALIWA, FLYBACK CHRONOGRAPH, GOLD PLATED

A fine, manual wind, gold plated, flyback chronograph wristwatch with minute-counter disk

Grading System: A

CHF 300 - 500

EUR 300 - 500

USD 350 - 550

HKD 2,600 - 4,300

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:13:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 300 CHF

Brand Baliwa, Swiss

Year circa 1960

Material gold plated

Diameter 34 mm.

Caliber 471-4, 17 jewels

Signature Dial signed

Accessories hang tag

LOT 14

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

BENRUS, DIAL-O-RAMA, DIGITAL JUMP HOUR, GOLD PLATED

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A fine, unusual, manual wind, gold plated wristwatch

Grading System: A

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950

USD 550 - 1,100

HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:14:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 30 CHF

Brand Benrus, Swiss

Model Dial-O-Rama

Year circa 1960

Case No. 673118

Material gold plated and stainless steel

Diameter 33 mm.

Caliber FG 25, 17 jewels

Signature Dial, case and movement signed

LOT 15

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Bovet Pair of small pocket watches with centre-seconds, made for the Chinese market; silver

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Silver, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pair of small pocket watches with centre-seconds, made for the Chinese market.

Polished silver cases.

White enamel dials, with radial Roman numerals; blued steel “Spade” hands.

Movements 14’’’, gilded brass, engraved Chinese-style, going barrel, lateral lever escapement, monometallic balance with poising screws and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel index-regulator.

Grading System: A

CHF 2,000 - 4,000

EUR 1,850 - 3,700

USD 2,200 - 4,400

HKD 17,100 - 34,100

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:15:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 700 CHF

Brand Bovet, Fleurier (Val-de-Travers)

Year circa 1890

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 27 649 and No. 29 463

Material silver

Weight 121 gr. (approx.) with box

Caliber 14’’’, lateral lever escapement

Dimensions 39.7 mm.

Signature cases

Accessories original fitted box; one additional glass; one main-spring; on winding-key

LOT 16

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Breguet Pocket watch, quarter-repeater; 18K or 20K yellow gold, vari-colour gold and enamel

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

18K or 20K yellow gold, vari-colour gold and enamel, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, “Louis XVI” pocket watch, with one horological complication:
· Quarter-repeater by two hammers on a bell (activated by depressing the pendant)
Royal blueflinqué enamel (translucent enamel over guilloché engine-turning) case-back, with an applied flower decoration enhanced by rose-cut diamonds, surrounded by a white and blue enamel frame decorated on the border with gold and coloured paillons.
White enamel dial with suspended Roman numerals; silver and paste “Louis XVI” hands.
Movement 15’’’, gilded brass, fusee and chain, verge escapement, monometallic balance (gilded brass) and blued steel flat hairspring, pierced and engraved gilded continental cock; repeater work on the main plate, under the dial.

Grading System: A

CHF 2,000 - 4,000

EUR 1,850 - 3,700

USD 2,200 - 4,400

HKD 17,100 - 34,100

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:16:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 1,300 CHF

Brand Breguet, probably made in Geneva

Model apocryphal signature (not Abraham-Louis Breguet)

Year circa 1780-1790

Movement No. 3 528

Case No. unnumbered

Material 18K or 20K yellow gold, vari-colour gold and enamel

Diameter 45.8 mm.

Weight 78.2 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 15’’’, fusee and chain, verge escapement

Signature dial and movement

LOT 17

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Breguet Decorative pocket watch; yellow gold and enamel

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Yellow gold and enamel, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, “Directoire” pocket watch.

Case-back showing a mythological allegory, most probably Minerva (or Athena), helmeted, with her lance and shield; the painting on enamel on gold attributable under reserve to Jean-Louis Richter (1766-1841), Geneva; the border with geometrical paillon decoration.

White enamel dial with suspended Arabic numerals; yellow gold pierced hands.

Movement 19’’’, full plate, gilded brass, fusee and chain, verge escapement, monometallic balance (probably gilded brass) and blued steel flat hairspring, pierced and engraved gilded continental cock.

Grading System: A

CHF 2,000 - 4,000

EUR 1,850 - 3,700

USD 2,200 - 4,400

HKD 17,100 - 34,100

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:17:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 540 CHF

Brand Breguet, probably made in Geneva

Model apocryphal signature (not Abraham-Louis Breguet)

Year circa 1790

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. unnumbered

Material yellow gold and enamel

Diameter 51.9 mm.

Weight 73.6 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 19’’’, fusee and chain, verge escapement

Signature dial and movement

LOT 18

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

Breitling Pocket-timer, chronograph; “Swissaphon Prima”; nickel-plated metal

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Nickel-plated metal, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket-timer, with 1/5 chronograph; screwed case-back; black colour dial with multi-scales.

Grading System: A

CHF 200 - 400

EUR 200 - 400

USD 250 - 450

HKD 1,750 - 3,500

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:18:00 Geneva Time
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Current bid: 40 CHF

Brand Breitling, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Year circa 1930-1940

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 358 276

Material nickel-plated metal

Diameter 67.4 mm.

Weight 166 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 17’’’, lever escapement

Signature dial

LOT 19

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

BREITLING, REF. 2129, TRANSOCEAN CHRONO-MATIC, STEEL

A fine, large, self-winding, stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with date

Grading System: AA

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

EUR 1,400 - 2,400

USD 1,650 - 2,800

HKD 12,800 - 21,300

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:19:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 1,500 CHF

Brand Breitling, Swiss

Model TransOcean Chrono-matic

Reference 2129

Year circa 1978

Case No. 1434948

Material stainless steel

Bracelet integrated stainless steel Breitling bracelet with deployant clasp, approx. overall length 188 mm.

Diameter 42 mm.

Caliber 12, 17 jewels

Signature Dial, case and movement signed

Accessories Breitling service pouch

LOT 20

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

BREITLING, REF. 789, PREMIER, PINK GOLD

A fine, manual wind, 18k pink gold chronograph wristwatch

Grading System: AA

CHF 600 - 1,000

EUR 600 - 950

USD 700 - 1,100

HKD 5,200 - 8,600

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:20:00 Geneva Time
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Starting price: 600 CHF

Brand Breitling, Swiss

Model Premier

Reference 789

Year circa 1950

Case No. 670754

Material 18k pink gold

Diameter 32 mm.

Caliber Venus 150, 17 jewels

Signature Dial, case and movement signed