Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hog Kong, Feb 26, 2011

LOT 339

Cartier Twenty Dollar Coin Watch Cartier, Paris. Made circa 1920. Very fine and extremely rare, 18K yellow gold U.S. 20 Dollar coin dated 1904 set with a concealed keyless watch.

HKD 24,000 - 40,000

USD 3,200 - 5,300 / EUR 3,000 - 5,000

Sold: HKD 62,500

C. Three-body, by European Watch and Clock Co., Inc., master mark EJ, coin opening with a concealed flange in the band, polished bezel with 4 screws, engine-turned ring around the dial. D. Matte silver with painted radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. Black baton hands. M. Cal. 9???, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance with 8 adjustments, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator. Dial and movement signed Cartier, Paris, case signed European Watch & Clock Co., Inc., France. Diam. 34 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original