314 lots

LOT 161

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX, REF. 1530 OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE, STEEL Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual Date Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified," case No. 5171011, Ref. 1530. Made circa 1977. Fine and rare, tonneau-shaped, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant, stainless steel Chronometer wristwatch with date and an integral stainless steel Rolex link bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by a service box.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens Satine silver with applied steel baton indexes and luminous dots, outer minute/seconds divisions. Luminous steel baton hands Cal. 1570, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 4,500 - 6500

HKD 35,000 - 50000

CHF 4,400 - 6300

Sold: USD 7,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approx overall length 180 mm.

LOT 162

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 14000 DOMINO'S PIZZA LOGO Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, Air-King, Precision," case No. A358556, Ref. 14000. Made in 1998. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant stainless steel wristwatch with a stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, inclined bezel, sapphire crystal. Matte silver with applied steel baton indexes and luminous dots, outer minute/seconds track, Domino Pizza loge at 6. Luminous steel baton hands. Cal. 3000, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism.

USD 2,000 - 3000

HKD 15,500 - 23000

CHF 2,000 - 2900

Sold: USD 3,750

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 34 mm. THICKNESS 11 mm. Approx. overall length 200 mm.

LOT 163

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16250 DATEJUST STEEL & WHITE GOLD Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Datejust, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 6047049, Ref. 16250. Made in 1980. Fine and rare, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel and white gold wristwatch with date and a stainless steel Rolex Jubilee bracelet with deployant clasp.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, bi-directional revolving reeded and graduated white gold bezel, crystal with cyclops lens. White with painted radial Roman numerals and luminous dots, outer minute/ second division, aperture for the date. Luminous black baton hands. Cal. 3035, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance-spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 2,500 - 3500

HKD 19,500 - 27000

CHF 2,400 - 3400

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx overall length 200 mm.

LOT 164

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 1675 GMT MASTER BLACK BEZEL STEEL Rolex Oyster Perpetual, GMT Master, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 3026387, Ref. 1675. Made in 1971. Fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water- resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date, 24-hour bezel and hand and a stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, all black graduated bidirectional revolving bezel for the second 24-hour time zone, screw-down case back and crown, winding crown protected by the crown guard, crystal with cyclops lens Black with luminous round, baton and triangular indexes, outer minute track, aperture for the date. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 1570, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions and temperature, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 5,000 - 7000

HKD 39,000 - 54000

CHF 4,900 - 6800

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approx. overall length 205 mm.

LOT 165

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16753 GMT-MASTER STEEL & GOLD BLACK DIAL Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, GMT-Master, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 8522064. Made in 1984. Very fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water- resistant, stainless steel and 18K yellow gold Chronometer wristwatch with date, 24-hour bezel and hand and a stainless steel and 14K yellow gold Rolex Jubilee bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted box and warranty (now void).

Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving gold bezel with black insert for the second 24-hour time zone, crystal with cyclops lens. Black with luminous yellow gold round, baton and triangular indexes, outer minute/seconds divisions, aperture for the date. Luminous yellow gold skeleton hands. Cal. 3075, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and five positions, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 5,000 - 7000

HKD 39,000 - 54000

CHF 4,900 - 6800

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx. overall length 195 mm.

LOT 166

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16753 GMT-MASTER STEEL & GOLD BROWN DIAL Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, GMT-Master, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 6124074. Made in 1980. Very fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water- resistant, stainless steel and 18K yellow gold Chronometer wristwatch with date, 24-hour bezel and hand and a stainless steel and 18K yellow gold Rolex Oyster bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by a service box.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving gold bezel with brown insert for the second 24-hour time zone, crystal with cyclops lens. Brown with luminous yellow gold round, baton and triangular indexes, outer minute/seconds divisions, aperture for the date. Luminous yellow gold skeleton hands. Cal. 3075, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and five positions, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 4,500 - 6500

HKD 35,000 - 50000

CHF 4,400 - 6300

Sold: USD 6,250

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx. overall length 185 mm.

LOT 167

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16550 EXPLORER II IVORY DIAL STEEL Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, "Explorer II," Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 9720317, Ref. 16550. Made in 1987. Fine, two time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date, 24-hour bezel and hand, independently adjustable 12-hour hand and a stainless steel Rolex Oysterlock bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by a service box.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, graduated 24-hour bezel for the second time zone, Twinlock winding crown protected by the crown guard, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. Ivory-color with applied luminous round, triangular and baton steel indexes, aperture for the date. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 3085, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 10,000 - 15000

HKD 78,000 - 116000

CHF 9,700 - 14500

Sold: USD 12,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx. overall length 195 mm. ROLEX Reference 16550 was produced only from 1985-1987. This Rail Dial example is one of few known with a pre-R serial number.

LOT 168

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16570 EXPLORER II STEEL Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual Date, Explorer II, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified," case No. A532066, Ref. 16570. Made circa 1998. Fine, two-time zone, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date, independently adjustable 12- hour hand and a stainless steel Oysterlock bracelet. Accompanied by a warranty (now void) and service papers from Rolex, Japan, dated May 14th, 2014.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, steel bezel graduated in 24 hours, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. White with luminous round, baton and triangular indexes, outer minute divisions, aperture for the date. Luminous black skeleton hands, 24 hour second time-zone red arrow hand. Cal. 3185, rhodium-plated, oeil-de-perdrix decoration, 31 jewels- straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, hack mechanism.

USD 4,000 - 6000

HKD 31,000 - 47000

CHF 3,900 - 5800

Dial case and movement signed. DIAM. 39 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm. Approx. overall length 190 mm.

LOT 169

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 5512 SUBMARINER STEEL Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, 200 m = 660 ft, Submariner, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified," case No. 1248987, Ref. 5512. Made in 1965. Fine and rare, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant, stainless steel diver's Chronometer wristwatch with a stainless steel Rolex buckle.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, winding-crown protected by the pointed crown guard. Matte black with painted luminous round, triangular and baton indexes, outer minute track. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 1560, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws.

USD 5,000 - 7000

HKD 39,000 - 54000

CHF 4,900 - 6800

Sold: USD 7,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 15 mm.

LOT 170

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 5512 POINTED CROWN GUARD GILT DIAL STEEL Rolex, "Oyster Perpetual, 200 m = 660 ft, Submariner, Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified," case No. 818601, Ref. 5512. Made circa 1962. Fine and rare, center seconds, self-winding, water resistant, stainless steel diver's Chronometer wristwatch with a stainless steel Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, winding-crown protected by the pointed crown guard. Matte black with painted luminous round, triangular and baton indexes, outer minute track. Luminous yellow skeleton hands. Cal. 1560, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring.

USD 9,000 - 14000

HKD 70,000 - 110000

CHF 8,700 - 13600

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 15 mm. Approx. overall length 190 mm. This 5512 from 1962 is one of the very first 5512s to have a four-line dial, which is original with gilt print and early silver print for the "Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified" text.

LOT 171

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 5513 SUBMARINER STEEL Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Submariner, 660 ft = 200 m, case No. 9324646, Ref. 5513. Made in 1986. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel diver's wristwatch with a stainless steel Rolex Fliplock Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, Triplock winding- crown protected by the crown guard. Black with luminous round, triangular and baton steel indexes, outer minute division. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 1520, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism.

USD 4,000 - 6000

HKD 31,000 - 47000

CHF 3,900 - 5800

Sold: USD 7,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Approx. overall length 195 mm.

LOT 172

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 16800 SUBMARINER Rolex, Oyster Perpetual Date, Submariner, 1000 ft./ 300 m., Superlative Chronometer, Officially Certified, case No. 8274930, Ref. 16800. Made in circa 1983. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water- resistant to 300 m, stainless steel diver's Chronometer wristwatch with date and a stainless steel Rolex Fliplock Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screw-down case back and crown, graduated unidirectional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, Triplock winding crown protected by the crown guard, sapphire crystal with cyclops lens. Matte black with luminous round, triangular and baton steel indexes, outer minute/seconds track, aperture for the date. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 3035, rhodium-plated, 27 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to temperatures and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating free-sprung Breguet balance spring, Microstella regulating screws, hack mechanism.

USD 4,000 - 6000

HKD 31,000 - 47000

CHF 3,900 - 5800

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx overall length 220 mm.

LOT 173

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 5513 SUBMARINER GILT DIAL METERS FIRST Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, Submariner, 200m = 660ft, case No. 765007, Ref. 5513/5512. Made in 1963. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel diver's wristwatch with a Rolex Oyster bracelet.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed- down case back and crown, graduated bi-directional revolving black bezel for the decompression times, Triplock winding- crown protected by the crown guard. Black with luminous round, triangular and baton indexes, outer minute division. Luminous steel skeleton hands. Cal. 1530, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight- line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

USD 20,000 - 30000

HKD 155,000 - 233000

CHF 19,000 - 29000

Sold: USD 23,125

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Approx. overall length 200 mm. This example is a rare and very early production of ROLEX SUBMARINER REFERENCE 5513 from 1962, which is the first year that the reference 5513 was offered. The dial on the first 5513's were identical to the dials used on the reference 5512 dials, which had been in production since 1959. Its primary characteristics were gilt print, gloss finish with chapter ring and two lines of text below the center pinion.

LOT 174

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

ROLEX REF. 5513 ISSUED TO THE BRITISH ROYAL NAVY IN 1975 Rolex 'Oyster Perpetual, Sumbariner, 660ft = 200m' case No.3927192 Ref. 5513. Made circa 1973, issued to the British Royal Navy in 1975, No.0552/923-7697-329/75. Fine and rare, hacking center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel military diver's wristwatch with fixed bar lugs. Accompanied by a laminated Rolex UK service acknowledgment receipt dated February 2008 and Rolex letter signed H. Hudson dated May 2008 confirming serial number 3927192 was supplied to the Royal Navy in 1975.

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back with military issue numbers, the inner case back stamped with matching serial number 3927192, graduated bi-directional revolving bezel, screw-down Triplock winding crown with protective guards. Black with luminous Tritium round, triangular and baton indexes, outer minute/seconds track, circled T printed above DEPTH rating. White gold luminous Mercedes hands. Cal. 1520, rhodium-plated, 26 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, hack mechanism.

USD 30,000 - 50000

HKD 230,000 - 390000

CHF 29,000 - 48000

Sold: USD 37,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. The ROLEX MILITARY SUBMARINER wristwatches issued to the BRITISH ROYAL NAVY, although very similar to the standard reference 5513, features a dial with encircled T (to indicate the use of tritium luminescent), large sword hands for extra visibility, bezel calibrated to 60 minutes, movement with hacking seconds, fixed lugs for durability, an engraved caseback with Ministry of Defence item code and issue number, along with an inner caseback stamped with the full serial number to ensure the watch and the caseback remain matched. During routine servicing, due to the unavailability of military specification replacement parts, the watches were often serviced using standard Ref. 5513 parts instead. Notably, on this present lot, the hands and bezel have been updated to civilian specification. This example is accompanied by a letter written by Henry Hudson, the head of the Rolex (UK) Service Department at the time, confirming that their internal records show that this watch had been issued to the Royal Navy.

LOT 175

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

HAMILTON "FAHYS" YELLOW GOLD PRESENTED TO W. E. BOEING Hamilton Watch Co, Lancaster. PA. "Fahys," movement No. 4071645, case No. 297017. Made in 1929. Fine and rare, square, 14K yellow gold and black enamel wristwatch.

Two-body, solid, polished, black champlevé enamel bezel and sides with gold husks, snap on case back engraved: To W. E. Boeing in Recognition of Services rendered Aerodynamics The American Society of Mechanical engineers St, Louis May 29-1929. Satine silver with luminous Arabic numerals, outer minutes track, subsidiary seconds dial. Luminous blued steel hands. Cal. 987, rhodium plated, fausses côtes decoration, 17 jewels, 4 in gold chatons, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

USD 1,000 - 2000

HKD 8,000 - 15500

CHF 1,000 - 2000

Sold: USD 1,125

Dial case and movement signed. DIM. 31 x 35 mm. THICKNESS 9 mm. WILLIAM EDWARD BOEING (1881 -1956) Educated in Switzerland and attended Yale University, Boeing started his career in the lumber business. While President of Greenwood Timber Co. he experimented with boat design. During the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in 1909 he saw his first mannedflying machine and became fascinated. He bought a plane and learned to fly. He damagedhis aircraft and was told it would take months to get parts for it. It was then he decided he could build one himself faster and bought an old boat works near Seattle for his factory. By 1916 he was in business with George Conrad Westervelt as Pacific Aero Products. In 1917 Boeing changed the name to Boeing Airplane Co and got orders from the US Navy for 50 planes. After the war he began to concentrate on commercial aircraft securing contracts to supply airmail service which evolved into passenger service which later became United Airlines.

LOT 176

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

EMILE PERRET HUNTING CASED TO "WILLIAM BOEING" YELLOW GOLD Emile Perret, Locle, No. 8259. Made in 1871. Fine 18K gold hunting-cased yellopocket chronometer.

Four-body, solid, bassine et filets, engine-turned case back and front cover, reeded band, gold hinged cuvette engraved: "Souvenir to William Boeing 1871." White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute ring, sunk subsidiary seconds. 20''', nickel-plated, fausses cotes decoration, pivoted detent escapement, 20 jewels, gold wheels, large bimetallic compensation balance with gold screws, Breguet balance spring, index regulator with the scale on the center wheel bridge, wolf-teeth winding wheels.

USD 2,000 - 4000

HKD 15,500 - 31000

CHF 2,000 - 3900

Sold: USD 2,500

Signed on the movement, numbered on the dial and case. dial and cuvette. DIAM. 53 mm.

LOT 177

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

VACHERON CONSTANTIN LADY'S WATCH PLATINUM & DIAMOND Vacheron Constantin, Genève, movement No. 389532, case No. 252884. Made circa 1916. Very fine and elegant, platinum and diamond-set lady's wristwatch with a rope bracelet, 18K white gold clasp and 2 chapter rings set with 8 round diamonds.

Two-body, the bezel and central lugs set with 48 white round diamonds, engraved band, hinged back. Matte silver with black Breguet numerals, outer minute track. Black lozenge hands. 4''', oval, rhodium plated, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with 5 adjustments, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator.

USD 6,000 - 8000

HKD 47,000 - 62000

CHF 5,800 - 7800

Sold: USD 7,500

Dial, movement and case signed. DIM. 14 x 39 mm. THICKNESS 5 mm.

LOT 178

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

CARTIER TONNEAU LADY'S WRISTWATCH YELLOW GOLD Cartier Paris, No. 12957/18210, the movement by European Watch & Clock Co. Inc. Made in the 1920s. Fine, tonneau shaped, 18K yellow gold lady's wristwatch with yellow metal clasp.

Two-body, polished and brushed, double central lugs, sapphire set winding-crown, back secured by four screws in the band. Matte silver with painted radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Blued steel Breguet hands. 10 "` signed E.W. & C. Co. Inc., rhodium plated, fausses côtes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance adjusted to 8 positions, blued steel Breguet balance- spring, index regulator.

USD 2,500 - 3500

HKD 19,500 - 27000

CHF 2,400 - 3400

Sold: USD 3,250

Dial and movement signed, case numbered. DIM.25 x 34 mm. THICKNESS 5.5 mm. Property of the family of Louis Cartier

LOT 179

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

BULOVA REF. B 746 ACCUTRON PENDANT WATCH Bulova, "Accutron", case No. 241313, Ref. B 746. Made in the 1960's. Fine and unusual, pear-shaped, electronic, 14K yellow gold pendant watch with a 14K yellow gold necklace with 24 green semi-precious opaque stone balls in gold caches.

Two body, shaped, solid, bark finish, brushed snap-on case back. Green enamel with applied yellow gold and white bâton indexes. Yellow gold and white baton hands. Cal. 2210 with electronic tuning fork mechanism.

USD 3,000 - 4000

HKD 23,000 - 31000

CHF 2,900 - 3900

Sold: USD 3,500

Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 28 x 42 mm. THICKNESS 9 mm. Necklace length 68 cm.

LOT 180

Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces New York, Sep 30, 2015

EBEL LADY'S YELLOW GOLD DIAMOND & CORAL Ebel, case No. 300.509. Made in the 1970's. Fine and unusual, rectangular, 18K yellow gold, coral and diamond lady's wristwatch.

Two-body, solid, polished, back with 4 screws, bezel set with 37 round diamonds and 4 coral insets, cabochon coral- set winding-crown, hooded lugs, flat sapphire crystal. Coral. Yellow gold dauphine hands. Cal. 2512, rhodium-plated, 2-17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, index regulator. Movement signed.

USD 2,500 - 3500

HKD 19,500 - 27000

CHF 2,400 - 3400

Sold: USD 3,000

DIM. 26 x 28 mm. THICKNESS 7 mm.