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    Sale 12572

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    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2530

    DANIEL ROTH. A UNIQUE AND VERY FINE 18K PINK GOLD BARREL-SHAPED DOUBLE-DIALED TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH DATE AND 8 DAY POWER RESERVE AND CONCEALED EROTIC SCENE

    SIGNED DANIEL ROTH, PIECE UNIQUE, REF. 197.X.40, CIRCA 2008

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    DANIEL ROTH. A UNIQUE AND VERY FINE 18K PINK GOLD BARREL-SHAPED DOUBLE-DIALED TOURBILLON WRISTWATCH WITH DATE AND 8 DAY POWER RESERVE AND CONCEALED EROTIC SCENE
    SIGNED DANIEL ROTH, PIECE UNIQUE, REF. 197.X.40, CIRCA 2008
    Mechanical movement, 25 jewels, one minute tourbillon carriage visible through the silvered engine-turned dial, Roman numerals on silvered brushed chapter ring, barrel-shaped case, stepped bezel, thumbpiece at 6 to lift the watch to reveal a silvered engine-turned back with Arabic numerals on silvered brushed date ring, aperture for 8 day power reserve, inner case back with hand-painted enamel erotic scene of a couple frolicking in the room, outer case back revealing another hand-painted enamel scene of same couple drinking in a tavern, 18k pink gold Daniel Roth buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    40 mm. wide
    US$35,000-50,000


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    With Daniel Roth undated Guarantee Certificate, instruction manual, fitted presentation box and outer packaging.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory, tortoiseshell and crocodile. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.