151 lots

LOT 137

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

Paul Ditisheim Historical pocket chronometer offered by the Canton of Neuchâtel in July 1898 for the 50th Anniversary of the Republic of Neuchâtel (1848-1898); 18K yellow gold and enamel

18K yellow gold and enamel, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, “Louis XV”, heavy pocket chronometer, with subsidiary seconds at 6, offered in July 1898 by the State Council of the Canton of Neuchâtel for the 50th Anniversary of the Republic of Neuchâtel (1848-1898), to Mr. Ernest-Henri Bouvier (1862-1913), owner of the annual almanac “Le Véritable Messager boiteux de Neuchâtel”.

Case-back painted on enamel on gold en grisaille by Johann Lanz (1864-1941), showing a lame messenger, emblem of the eponymous almanac (“Le Messager boiteux”), in front of the lake and the town of Neuchâtel, where the Protestant Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame of Neuchâtel and the surrounding architectural ensemble on the hill of the Castle can be seen. The scene is surrounded by the dedication “Le Conseil d’Etat au Messager Boiteux 1898” (The State Council to the Messager Boiteux, 1898).

Cuvette (dome) engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) with the dedication “No 11098 / Chronomètre à Ancre / Fabriqué par / Paul Ditisheim / à / La Chaux-de-Fonds / Offert à / Mr Ernest H. Bouvier / Le 28 Juillet 1898” (Lever chronometer No. 11098 made by Paul Ditisheim in La Chauxde-Fonds, Offered to Mr. Ernest H. Bouvier on July 28, 1898).

White enamel dial with suspended “Breguet” numerals. Blued steel “Spade” hands. The dial is dedicated “1898 / Souvenir / du / Cinquantenaire” (1898, Souvenir of the Fiftieth Anniversary).

18’’’ ½ (ebauche probably by LeCoultre, Le Sentier, Vallée de Joux), gilded brass, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance with gold and platinum poising screws and blued steel hairspring with Phillips terminal curve, polished steel indexregulator with swan-neck spring and micrometric screw.

The original fitted box (perfectly preserved by its protective cardboard box) is dedicated “Souvenir / du / Cinquantenaire de la République / 11 Juillet 1898 / Chronomètre No 11098 / Fabriqué par / Paul Ditisheim / à La Chaux-de-Fonds.” (Souvenir of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Republic, July 11, 1898, Chronometer No. 11098 made by Paul Ditisheim in La Chaux-de-Fonds).

Grading System:

HKD 125,000 - 210,000

USD 16,200 - 27,000

CHF 15,000 - 25,000

Brand Paul Ditisheim, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Year Circa 1897-1898

Movement No. 11 098

Case No. 11 098

Weight 116.2 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 18’’’ ½ (ebauche probably by LeCoultre, Le Sentier, Vallée de Joux), lever escapement

Dimensions Ø 52.1mm.

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box and outer box, Bulletin de Marche from the Astronomical Observatory of Neuchâtel (December 1897)

Sold: HKD 337,500

LOT 138

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

BREGUET Historical pocket watch, quarter-repeater, ruby-set cylinder escapement; “Répétition à ponts, boîte or”; 18K yellow gold

The Watch of Alexandre Berthier, 1st Prince of Wagram, Sovereign Prince of Neuchâtel, Marshal of the Empire, Minister of War and chief of staff to Napoleon

18K yellow gold, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with special escapement and one horological complication:
  • Quarter-repeater by one hammer on one steel gong (activated by a pull-and-twist piston in the pendant)
Three-piece case “Empire” with guilloché (engine-turned) case-back and case-band. Case-back engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) and black enamelled in champlevé with the cypher “A B”.

White enamel dial with suspended Breguet numerals and secret signature at 12 o’clock; blued steel Breguet hands. Counter enamel signed and numbered “Borel / 502”.

20’’’, gilded brass, going barrel, overhanging ruby-set cylinder escapement, monometallic balance with three arms (probably in gold) and blued steel flat hairspring, polished steel and blued steel index-regulator with temperature compensating bimetallic curb and pare-chute.

Grading System:

HKD 84,000 - 168,000

USD 10,800 - 21,600

CHF 10,000 - 20,000

Brand Breguet, Paris

Model “Répétition à ponts, boîte or”

Year Circa 1812-1813

Movement No. 2 261

Case No. 3 095 (by Pierre-Benjamin Tavernier, Paris)

Diameter 51 mm.

Weight 100.9 gr. (approx.)

Caliber 20’’’, ruby-set cylinder escapement

Signature Dial and cuvette (dome)

Sold: HKD 300,000

LOT 139

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

VACHERON CONSTANTIN Pocket watch, minute-repeater; 18K yellow gold

18K yellow gold, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, white enamel dial with suspended “Breguet” numerals and subsidiary seconds at 6.
 
Case-back engraved in taille-douce (fine-cut) with the cypher “E R J C”.
 
Movement 17 / 18’’’ (ebauche by LeCoultre & Co., Le Sentier, Vallée de Joux), nickel-plated, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, polished steel index-regulator with swan-neck spring and micrometric screw, adjusted.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 47,000 - 92,300

USD 5,900 - 11,900

CHF 5,500 - 11,060

Brand Vacheron Constantin, Geneva

Year Circa 1907-1908

Movement No. 340 949

Case No. 209 359

Bracelet black leather strap; gilded metal buckle

Diameter 45.3 mm.

Caliber 17 / 18’’’, straight-line equilibrated lever escapement, adjusted

Signature dial, case and movement

Sold: HKD 68,750

LOT 140

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROLEX FOR VERGA Ref. 1559, patented purse-watch, three-tone sector dial; “Sporting Prince” “Chronomètre”; 18K white gold and stainless steel

18K white gold and stainless steel, manual-winding, horizontal rectangular-shaped, purse-watch, with silver three-tone sector dial, with suspended Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds at 3; with hinged central section allowing the watch to be used as a desk timepiece (“bed side clock” function).
 
Spring-loaded case, with guilloché (engine-turned) lines décor; patented sliding mechanism, with stainless steel inner case with spring suspension.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 65,000 - 110,760

USD 8,300 - 14,280

CHF 7,800 - 13,280

Brand Rolex, Geneva

Model “Sporting Prince” “Chronomètre”; made for Verga, Rome (Italy)

Reference 1559

Year Circa 1930-1935

Case No. 2 451 (by Schmitz & Cie, Nidau; with Glasgow import marks for 1931-1932)

Caliber TS 300, 7’’’ ½, “Extra Prima”, “Observatory Quality”, lateral lever escapement, timed 6 positions (with stainless steel protective dust cap)

Dimensions 33.1 x 47.8 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories stainless steel fine chain and “crocodile” clip

Sold: HKD 81,250

LOT 141

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

OMEGA Chronograph, minute counter, silver and black dial; stainless steel

Stainless steel, manual-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 9 and two horological complications:
  • 1/5 chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces) with tachometric scale graduated for 700 meters
  • Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)

Grading System: AA

HKD 46,000 - 73,840

USD 5,900 - 9,520

CHF 5,500 - 8,850

Brand Omega, Bienne / Biel

Year Circa 1940

Movement No. 9 599 426

Case No. 10 122 574

Bracelet Brown leather strap

Buckle stainless steel Omega buckle

Diameter 32.4 mm. (bezel)

Caliber 13’’’, lever escapement

Dimensions 40 x 32.4 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

LOT 142

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

OMEGA Ref. OT 2365, indirect centre-seconds, two-tone silver dial; “Chronomètre”; 18K yellow gold

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, round-shaped, chronometer wristwatch, snap-on case-back, round bezel, two-tone silver colour dial with radial applied gold numerals, indexes and subsidiary seconds at 6.

Grading System: AA

HKD 56,000 - 110,760

USD 7,100 - 14,280

CHF 6,600 - 13,280

Brand Omega, Bienne / Biel

Model “Chronomètre”

Reference OT 2365

Year Circa 1946

Movement No. 10 120 403

Case No. 10 691 927 (by Antoine Gerlach, Geneva)

Material 33.1 mm. (bezel)

Bracelet Black leather strap

Buckle gilded metal buckle

Caliber 30 T2 SC RG

Dimensions 41.2 x 33.1 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box; Extract from the Archives

LOT 143

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

LONGINES Ref. 4365, “Hour-Angle” large aviator’s watch, so-called “Lindbergh”, calibre 37.9; stainless steel

Stainless steel, manual-winding, round-shaped, hour-angle, centre-seconds, large aviator’s wristwatch.

Revolving bezel with blue and black enamelled 15 degrees graduation and graduated band; the ball-shaped winding-crown activates the hour and minute hands; the crown at 4 o’clock actives the revolving central dial.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 140,000 - 230,750

USD 17,800 - 29,750

CHF 16,600 - 27,650

Brand Longines, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Model “Hour-Angle”

Reference 4365

Year Circa 1945-1947

Movement No. 6 839 526

Case No. 23 228 / 3

Caliber 37.9

Dimensions 66 x 47.4 mm. / Ø 46.9 mm. (bezel)

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original retailer’s papers; Extract from the Archives

LOT 144

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

LONGINES Ref. 6552.1, fly-back “retour en vol” chronograph, minute counter, silver dial, calibre 30 CH; stainless steel

Stainless steel, manual-winding, tonneau-shaped with round bezel, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 9 and two horological complications:
  • Fly-back “retour en vol” 1/5 chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces) with tachometric scale graduated for 1 000 meters
  • Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)

Grading System: AA

HKD 65,000 - 110,760

USD 8,300 - 14,280

CHF 7,800 - 13,280

Brand Longines, Saint-Imier (Bernese Jura)

Reference 6552.1

Year Circa 1968

Movement No. 14 638 444

Case No. unnumbered

Bracelet Black leather strap

Buckle stainless steel Longines buckle

Diameter 36 mm. (bezel)

Caliber 30 CH, 13’’’, lever escapement

Dimensions 46.3 x 38 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

LOT 145

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

OMEGA REF. BA 145.013, FLIGHTMASTER CHRONOGRAPH, 18K YELLOW GOLD

18K yellow gold, manual wind two-time-zone,heavy 18K yellow gold aviator`s wristwatch with 4 hands and 3 crowns, round button chronograph, 12-hour and 30-minute registers and 24-hour day and night indication.

Grading System:

HKD 150,000 - 200,000

USD 19,300 - 25,800

CHF 18,000 - 24,000

Brand Omega

Model Flightmaster Chronograph

Reference BA 145.013

Year Circa 1971

Movement No. 31632994

Bracelet Leather strap with gold plated Omega buckle

Caliber 910

Dimensions 52.5mm x 43.5mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Certificate, instruction leaflets

Sold: HKD 200,000

LOT 146

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

EBERHARD & Co REF 131501, CONTOGRAF, CHRONOGRAPH , STEEL

Very fine and rare, stainless steel, manual winding chronograph with engraved screw-down case back, black dial, date , rotating bi-directional 60 minute bezel and round button chronograph.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 80,000 - 120,000

USD 10,300 - 15,480

CHF 9,600 - 14,400

Brand Eberhard & Co.

Model Contograf

Reference 131501

Year Circa 1965

Case No. 131501-806

Caliber 310.82, 21 Jewels

Dimensions Ø 38mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

LOT 147

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

UNIVERSAL SPACE COMPAX, CHRONOGRAPH, STEEL

Very fine, stainless steel, manual winding chronograph with screw-down case back, black dial and round button chronograph.


Grading System: AAA

HKD 55,000 - 80,000

USD 7,100 - 10,320

CHF 6,600 - 9,600

Brand Universal Genève

Model Space Compax

Reference 885104

Year Circa 1970s

Case No. 238872

Caliber Valijoux 72 / Universal Geneva 130

Dimensions Ø 40mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

LOT 148

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ULYSSE NARDIN REF. 1600-100, MARINE CHRONOMETER, 18K WHITE GOLD,LIMITED 88/500

Very fine and limited, self-winding 18K white gold Chronometer wristwatch with "Dual-Ulysse" escapement, transparent case back with 8 screws, 22K white gold rotor with "Ulysse Nardin 160" in royal blue champleve enamel. Two-tone royal blue and silver dial featured with large date, subsidiary seconds at 6. Made in a limited edition of 500 pieces in 2006.

Grading System: AA

HKD 60,000 - 100,000

USD 7,700 - 12,900

CHF 7,200 - 12,000

Brand Ulysse Nardin

Model Marine Chronometer

Reference 1600-100

Year Circa 2007

Case No. 088

Bracelet 18K white gold Ulysse Nardin double deployant clasp

Caliber UN160-000318, 52 Jewels

Dimensions 43 x 40mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Barometer for atmospheric pressure measurement, original fitted box, guarantee certificate, certificate of limited edition, COSC certificate, instruction booklet, a book titled ‘Making of a Masterpiece,’ hang tag

Sold: HKD 75,000

LOT 149

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

Breitling REF. A19310, TRANSOCEAN CHRONOGRAPH, STEEL

Very fine, stainless steel self-winding wristwatch with 4 years calendar , moonphase and round – button chronograph.

Grading System: AA

HKD 24,000 - 31,000

USD 3,000 - 4,000

CHF 2,800 - 3,720

Brand Breitling

Model Transocean Chronograph

Reference A19310

Year Circa 2013

Case No. 2754182

Buckle Stainless steel breitling deployant clasp

Dimensions Ø 43mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate

Sold: HKD 32,500

LOT 150

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

CHOPARD REF. 36/1224, CHRONOGRAPHIE QUANTIEME PERPETUAL, 18K YELLOW GOLD LIMITED NO.05/50

18K yellow gold, self-winding round-shaped perpetual calendar chronograph wristwatch with moon phases, leap year, number of week, four-season and 24-hour indication, limited in 50 pieces .

Grading System: AAA

HKD 55,000 - 100,000

USD 7,100 - 12,900

CHF 6,600 - 12,000

Brand Chopard

Model Chronographie Quantieme Perpetual

Reference 36/1224

Year Circa 1993

Movement No. 2654260

Bracelet Leather strap with 18K yellow gold Chopard buckle

Caliber 889/2

Dimensions Ø 40mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Fitted box, certificate (blank)

Sold: HKD 93,750

LOT 151

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

GIRARD PERREGAUX REF. 9021, VINTAGE CHRONOGRAPHE A RATTRAPANTE FOUDROYANTE, 18K PINK GOLD

Very fine and rare, rectangular curved, self-winding, 18K pink gold wristwatch with retangle button chronograph, co-axial button split-seconds chronograph, 1/8th seconds foudroyante and register.

Grading System: AA

HKD 60,000 - 80,000

USD 7,700 - 10,320

CHF 7,200 - 9,600

Brand Girard Perregaux

Model Vintage Chronographe a Rattrapante Foudroyante

Reference 9021

Year Circa 2000s

Case No. 90

Bracelet 18K pink gold Girard-Perregaux deployant clasp

Caliber 8020

Dimensions 36 x 53mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate and instruction booklet

Sold: HKD 75,000

LOT 152

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROGER DUBUIS REF. M28 18 5, MUCH MORE, 18K PINK GOLD

Fine and limited, rectangular curved, manual winding 18K pink gold wristwatch with transparent case back with 8 screws, black carbon fibre dial with large Arabic numerals indexes.

Grading System: AA

HKD 30,000 - 50,000

USD 3,900 - 6,450

CHF 3,600 - 6,000

Brand Roger Dubuis

Model Much More

Reference M28 18 5

Year Circa 2003

Movement No. 4703

Bracelet Roger Dubuis 18K pink gold buckle

Caliber RD18

Dimensions 27.5 x 38mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate, COSC certificate, COSC tag

Sold: HKD 42,500

LOT 153

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROGER DUBUIS REF. M34 1477 0 OB MUCH MORE GMT 18K WHITE GOLD 22/28

Fine and rare, self-winding, two-time zone, 18K white gold wristwatch with double dial (2 hour hands and 1 central minute hand). Made in a limited edition of 28 pieces circa 2006.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 50,000 - 80,000

USD 6,500 - 10,320

CHF 6,000 - 9,600

Brand Roger Dubuis

Model Much More

Reference M34 1447 0 OB/ 761.671DT

Year Circa 2006

Movement No. 4472

Buckle 18K white gold Roger Dubuis deployant clasp

Caliber RD1447

Dimensions 47mm x 34mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, Certificate, Geneva seal and Bulletin observation

Sold: HKD 75,000

LOT 154

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROGER DUBUIS REF. M28 18 0, MUCH MORE, 18K WHITE GOLD, 07/28

Fine and limited, rectangular curved, manual winding 18K white gold wristwatch with transparent case back with 8 screws, Ivory color dial with large brown painted radial Roman numerals, concentric oval minute track with 24-hour graduation.

Grading System: AA

HKD 25,000 - 45,000

USD 3,200 - 5,810

CHF 3,000 - 5,400

Brand Roger Dubuis

Model Much More

Reference M28 18 0

Year Sold in Feb 21, 2000

Movement No. 292

Case No. 200777

Bracelet Roger Dubuis 18K white gold buckle

Caliber RD18

Dimensions 27.5 x 38mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate, COSC certificate, COSC tag

Sold: HKD 62,000

LOT 155

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROGER DUBUIS REF M32 2809.63 MUCH MORE, SINGLE BUTTON CHRONOGRAPH, WHITE GOLD 27/28

Very fine and very rare, 18K white gold, manual winding single button chronograph wristwatch with transparent case back and black dial.

Grading System: AAA

HKD 90,000 - 120,000

USD 11,600 - 15,480

CHF 10,800 - 14,400

Brand Roger Dubuis

Model Much More

Reference 32 2809.63

Year Circa 2009

Movement No. 477

Bracelet Roger Dubuis 18K white gold buckle

Caliber RD 28

Dimensions 44 x 32 mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate, bulletin d'observation, COSC certificate, tags

Sold: HKD 118,750

LOT 156

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces Hong Kong, Apr 25, 2021

ROGER DUBUIS REF. T26 860, TOO MUCH, MOTHER OF PEARL, DIAMOND, WHITE GOLD

Fine and limited, horizontal rectangular and curved, 18K white gold and diamond-set quartz wristwatch with a diamond-set pink mother-of-pearl dial

Grading System: A

HKD 28,000 - 35,100

USD 3,500 - 4,500

CHF 3,300 - 4,190

Brand Roger Dubuis

Model Too Much

Reference T26 860

Year Circa 2006-2008

Movement No. 956032

Case No. 501100

Buckle 18K white gold and diamond Roger Dubuis buckle

Caliber RD 86

Dimensions 38 x 26mm

Signature Case, Dial and Movement

Sold: HKD 42,500