Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 96

MINERVA, MASONIC PENDANT WATCH, SILVER Minerva, Swiss. Made in a limited edition of 500 pieces, circa 1989. Fine and unusual silver keyless Massonic pendant watch.

CHF 1,000 - 2,000

HKD 8,000 - 16,000 / USD 1,000 - 2,000

Sold: CHF 1,750

Two piece, massive, designed as a Masonic apron, polished and satine, the bezel engraved with the Union Chain, the pendant with Masonic symbols, the back with a representation of the Quadrature of the circle, with the letter "G" for Gnose and Geometry. Blue and white enamel, with gilt Masonic symbols in place of numerals, white triangular centre with further symbols. Gilt sword hands. 10,5''', rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, mono-metallic balance, self compensating flat balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Case and movement signed. DIM. 66.5 x 45 mm.