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Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 256

Art Deco small pocket watch; 18K yellow gold and enamel

HKD 6,800 - 13,600

EUR 800 - 1,550 / CHF 800 - 1,600 / USD 900 - 1,750


Sold: HKD 8,250

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

Cover and case-back guilloché (engine-turned), with black enamelled champlevé geometric patterns, with, in the centre, an escutcheon; cover engraved in taille-douce (fine cut) with the cypher “E L”; chiselled case-band.

Silver colour metallic dial, with radial revolving Arabic numerals; blued steel “Breguet” hands.

Movement 11’’’, 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 Unsigned, Switzerland

Year circa 1920-1930

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 1 101 263

Material 18K yellow gold and enamel

Diameter 40.4 mm.

Caliber 11’’’, straight-line lever escapement

Weight 48.2 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.