29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 37,500
Estimate HKD 12,000 - HKD 16,000
ROLEX, "OYSTER PERPETUAL CHRONOMETRE" REF. 4961
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING CUSHION-SHAPED WRISTWATCH WITH SWEEP SECONDS
Calibre 9 3/4''', 17 jewels, the two-tone steel-coloured dial with Arabic quarters, outer mirror ring and minute divisions, gold sweep seconds, in two-part case, domed crystal, screw-down back and crown, case, dial and movement sigend
Dimensions: 31 x 38 mm.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.Prospective buyers should be aware that the importation of Rolex watches into the United States is highly restricted. Rolex watches may not be shipped into the USA and can only be imported personally. Generally a buyer may import only one watch into the USA. For further information please contact our specialists in charge of the sale. Please note other countries may have comparable import restrictions for luxury watches.
In 1983, Cartier set Eric Nussbaum the task of establishing the finest collection of its vintage jewels in the world
Almost certainly unique, this exceptional domino set and music box has the most illustrious and fascinating provenance
Eric Wind reflects on the move towards ‘honest’ vintage watches enhanced by the ‘ravages’ of time
The story behind the first modern dive watch — Blancpain’s rugged Fifty Fathoms