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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 11, 2014

LOT 10

CORUM - "CHASSE AU SANGLIER" - UNIQUE GOLD & HAND-PAINTED ENAMEL WATCH Corum, Swiss. Made circa 2000. Very fine and unique, 18K gold and painted on enamel keyless pocket watch. Accompanied by a Corum Warranty (blank) and instruction manual.

Three-body, bassine et filets, polished, stepped bezel, reeded band, the back set with a finely painted hand-painted on enamel scene of a medieval boar hunt with three figures with crossbows and a dog in a forest, the boar to the right of the scene. White enamel with applied graduated black radial Roman numerals and dot indexes, subsidiary seconds. Black Breguet numerals. 16 ½''', rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration, 18 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating flat balance spring, shock absorber, micrometer regulator.

CHF 15,000 - 20,000

HKD 125,000 - 165,000 / USD 16,000 - 21,000

Sold: CHF 20,000

Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial and movement signed, enamel signed "K" within a circle. DIAM. 46 mm. Property of a distinguished Collector The attractive medieval scene painted on the back of this watch is taken from Gaston Phoebus's Book of the Hunt of 1405 in the Bibliotheque Nationale France.