• Important Watches auction at Christies

    Sale 2735

    Important Watches

    2 December 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2940

    GLASHÜTTE ORIGINAL, THE GENTLEMAN'S CORNER

    MAGNIFICENT AND HIGHLY IMPRESSIVE GROUP OF FIVE WHITE GOLD COMPLICATED LIMITED EDITION WRISTWATCHES ACCOMPANIED BY A SUBSTANTIAL BLACK LACQUER MULTIFUNCTIONAL DISPLAY CABINET WITH AUTOMATIC WINDERS, WINE BAR AND CIGAR HUMIDOR

    NO. 7 OF A LIMITED EDITION OF 10 SETS, CIRCA 2007

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    GLASHÜTTE ORIGINAL, THE GENTLEMAN'S CORNER

    MAGNIFICENT AND HIGHLY IMPRESSIVE GROUP OF FIVE WHITE GOLD COMPLICATED LIMITED EDITION WRISTWATCHES ACCOMPANIED BY A SUBSTANTIAL BLACK LACQUER MULTIFUNCTIONAL DISPLAY CABINET WITH AUTOMATIC WINDERS, WINE BAR AND CIGAR HUMIDOR
    NO. 7 OF A LIMITED EDITION OF 10 SETS, CIRCA 2007

    The Cabinet
    A magnificent and imposing black lacquer and burlwood free standing watch cabinet divided into three sections, the top section consisting of five electric automatic watch winders, each one individually controlled and equipped with different speed settings, direction of wind and sleep or active mode, the control panel neatly contained within a discreet hinged lid. In addition the cabinet houses a 15cm flat screen and DVD player, all functions controlled within a hand held remote system, the middle section comprising a humidor for cigars with hygrometer, the large bottom section with twin doors, opening to reveal a bar with glass shelf. Accompanied by instruction manuals, wooden loupe, pair of white cotton gloves and a quantity of glasses and remote control system.
    Dimensions. 123 x 63 x 32 cm.


    Fifth
    "PANOMATIC VENUE" - AUTOMATIC TWO TIME ZONE WRISTWATCH WITH DATE
    MOVEMENT 04003
    Nickel finished lever movement, mono-metallic compensation balance with twin swan-neck micrometer regulation, 21k gold rotor, 47 jewels, black dial with silvered chapter ring for time display with baton numerals, subdial for small seconds, additional subdial for the 24 hour secondary time zone, large date display, screwed transparent case back, with a white gold Glashütte buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    Diameter: 39 mm. each


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    US$77,000-116,000
    EUR53,000-80,000

    With Glashütte certificates, instruction manuals, wooden loupe, pair of white cotton gloves and a quantity of glasses and remote control system.

    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.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION (LOT 2940-2968)