Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Jul 23, 2020

LOT 14

Emile Quartier Fils – La Géniale
Pocket watch, minute-repeater, chronograph; 18K pink gold

18K pink gold, hunting-case, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6 and two horological complications:
• Minute-repeater on two steel gongs by two hammers (activated by the rectangular push-piece located on the case-band at 6 o’clock)
• 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the single olive-shaped push-piece located on the case-band at 12 o’clock)
Cover and case-back polished.
19’’’, gilded brass, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensated balance and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, index regulator; repeater work with silent centrifugal governor; chronograph work on the top plate.

Brand Emile Quartier Fils, Les Brenets, Le Locle

Model La Géniale

Year circa 1900-1910

Movement No. 18 133

Case No. 150 291

Caliber 19’’’, lever escapement

Dimensions Ø 52.1 mm.

Accessories contemporary fitted box (signed Golay Fils & Stähl, Geneva – Paris; leather; allowing, when this one is closed, to make the watch striking)

HKD 28,000 - 36,000

CHF 3,500 - 4,500 / USD 3,700 - 4,800


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 3*

Good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original