Only Online Auction

Geneva, Jan 03, 2022

LOT 86

Montres Discus, Société Anonyme d’Horlogerie et Bijouterie de Genève
Art Deco digital pocket watch; silver niello

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 1,000 / USD 550 - 1,100 / HKD 4,300 - 8,500

Sold: CHF 812

Silver niello (0.800), open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6 and digital hours.

Case-back with an Art Deco geometric pattern with vertical stripes.

Silver colour metallic dial, with suspended Arabic numerals; blued steel “Breguet” hand.

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.

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Discus Patent, Geneva

Model “Discus Patent”

Year circa 1920-1930

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 5

Material silver niello

Diameter 50.4 mm.

Caliber 18’’’, straight-line lever escapement

Weight 87.5 gr. (approx.)

Signature dial 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.