29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 32,500
Estimate HKD 15,000 - HKD 20,000
A PAIR OF 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET WRISTWATCHES WITH SWEEP SECONDS AND DATE DISPLAY
NOS. 8650 2930 AND 7650 2800, CIRCA 1980
Each with quartz movement, the brushed gilt dial with the portrait of a gentlement and aperture for the date, in three-part case, with diamond-set bezel, 18k gold Fred link bracelet and concealed double deployant clasp, the first with paint hour markers and gold dot minute division; and the second, for ladies, with applied diamond-set hour markers, case and dial signed
Diameters: 30 mm and 24 mm.
New York +1 212 636 2000
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Almost certainly unique, this exceptional domino set and music box has the most illustrious and fascinating provenance
In 1983, Cartier set Eric Nussbaum the task of establishing the finest collection of its vintage jewels in the world
A closer look at a Patek timepiece that might one day be described as having belonged to a saint
Eric Wind reflects on the move towards ‘honest’ vintage watches enhanced by the ‘ravages’ of time