Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Feb 26, 2012

LOT 277

CORUM ?20 DOLLAR? COIN WATCH Corum, ?Coin Watch,? No. 183910, case No. 396262. Made in the 1990's. Fine, 18K yellow gold wristwatch inserted in a $20 US gold coin dated 1890 with 18K gold Corum buckle.

HKD 25,000 - 35,000

USD 3,200 - 4,500 / EUR 2,500 - 3,500

Sold: HKD 52,500

C. Two-body, solid, polished and brushed, graduated bezel, reeded band, straight lugs, diamond-set winding crown, snap-on case back. D. Twenty dollar coin dial. Blued steel baton hands. M. Cal. 8 1/2???, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, free-sprung monometallic balance adjusted to 3 positions, shock absorber, self compensating fl at balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Dim. 35 mm. Thickness 5 mm. Property of a Japanese Coin Watch Collector

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original