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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Sep 30, 2015

LOT 60

SVEND ANDERSEN REF. KA8631 KRONE L'UNIVERSE WHITE GOLD Andersen, Genève, Krone L'universe, No. 08 / 28, Ref. KA8631. Made in a limited edition of 28 pieces circa 2005. Very fine and unusual, large, 18K white gold wristwatch with a "Glimmering Universe" dial and an 18K white gold Krone buckle. Accompanied by the original fitted box and Certificate of Origin.

Two-body, solid, polished, hooded lugs, flat bezel, transparent snap-on case back, sapphire crystals. Midnight blue "Glimmering Universe," concentric white dial with painted black radial Roman numerals, outer minute track. White gold modern hands. Cal. Cal. 1920, rhodium-plated, 25 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, micrometer regulator.

USD 5,000 - 7,000

HKD 39,000 - 54,000 / CHF 4,900 - 6,800

Sold: USD 8,125


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 44 mm. THICKNESS 10 mm.