• Important Watches Including A  auction at Christies

    Sale 1372

    Important Watches Including A CONNOISSEUR'S VISION PART II

    10 May 2010, Geneva

  • Lot 9

    Hermes. A large and unusual stainless steel autoquartz wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and compass

    SIGNED HERMÈS, PARIS, NOS. 2.910 AND 1'854'424, CIRCA 2003

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Hermes. A large and unusual stainless steel autoquartz wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date and compass
    Signed Hermès, Paris, Nos. 2.910 and 1'854'424, circa 2003
    Cal. 205.911 ETA autoquartz nickel-finished movement, 17 jewels, rotor engraved Hermes Paris, silvered dial, baton and Roman numerals, luminous hands, outer luminous dot five minute divisions on anthracite chapter ring, sweep centre seconds, window for date, heavy circular satined case, enlarged bezel, polished H-shaped lugs, first back secured by eight screws and centred by applied Hermès logo, all hinged to a second case housing a compass revealed through a glazed display back, stainless steel Hermès buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    41 mm. diam.


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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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