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Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 169

Historical pocket watch; 18K yellow gold

HKD 8,500 - 17,000

EUR 1,000 - 1,950 / CHF 1,000 - 2,000 / USD 1,100 - 2,200


Sold: HKD 8,250

18K yellow gold, hunting-case, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with subsidiary seconds at 6.

Cover and case-back polished; cover engraved in taille-douce (fine cut) with the cypher “A L”.

Gilded metal cuvette (dome) engraved in taille-douce (fine cut) in Swedish “Till / A. V. Lundqvist / på 50-årsdagen / av vänner / 19 10/3 30” (To A. V. Lundqvist, on the occasion of his 50th birthday, from his friends, March 10, 1930).

White enamel dial, with suspended Arabic numerals and 24-hour indication (13-24); pink gold “Louis XV” hands.

Movement 17’’’, gilded brass, 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 with micrometric screw.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-17


Slightly spotted

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Omega, Bienne / Biel

Year circa 1930

Movement No. 7 316 248

Case No. 7 577 380 (by Vuilliomenet & Cie, Bienne / Biel)

Material 18K yellow gold

Diameter 48.8 mm.

Caliber 17’’’, straight-line lever escapement

Weight 83.9 gr. (approx.)


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.