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Hong Kong, Oct 14, 2021


ARSA by Auguste Reymond S.A.
Pocket watch; “Chronomètre”; 18K yellow gold

HKD 8,400 - 16,800

CHF 1,000 - 2,000 / EUR 950 - 1,850 / USD 1,100 - 2,200

Sold: HKD 11,250

18K yellow gold, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.

Case-back polished; cuvette (dome) engraved in taille-douce (fine cut) with the mention “A Monsieur / Abel Vuilleumier / pour 30 ans de fidèles et / loyaux services / A. Reymond S.A. / Tramelan” (To Mr. Abel Vuilleumier for 30 years of faithful and loyal service, A. Reymond S.A., Tramelan).

White enamel dial, with suspended “Breguet” numerals; blued steel “Breguet” hands.

Movement 18’’’, rhodium-plated, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance with gold poising screws and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, polished steel index-regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-19



Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand ARSA by Auguste Reymond SA, Tramelan (Bernese Jura)

Model “Chronomètre”

Year circa 1930

Movement No. 19 401

Case No. 25 357 (by Charles Kohli, Tramelan)

Material 18K yellow gold

Diameter 50.3 mm.

Caliber 18’’’, straight-line lever escapement

Weight 77 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial, case and movement


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.