15 May 2006
Omega. A fine 18K gold self-winding wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, date, bracelet and silver presentation box
Signed Omega, Constellation, movement no. 19674675, case no. 16800262 and 618414 SC, circa 1960
Cal. 561 copper-finished lever movement, 24 jewels, the brushed gilt dial with applied gold baton numerals, gold dauphine hands, sweep centre seconds, window for date, in circular water-resistant-type case with hooded lugs, screw back centred by the raised representation of the Geneva Observatory, 18K gold Omega link bracelet and deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
34 mm. diam.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Accompanied by Omega Constellation Chronometer original brochure and fitted silver and wooden presentation box.
A 360-degree preview of our Hong Kong Autumn Auctions, featuring Asian 20th-century and contemporary art, Chinese paintings, jewels, watches and more
This rare minute repeater was the first Patek Philippe wristwatch ever owned by the 20th century’s most celebrated watch collector
The stories behind the names given to a selection of iconic Rolex wristwatches
The presenter of Christie’s Education’s online course on the history of watches reflects on concentric balance springs, ‘the Quartz crisis’ and Fidel Castro
Highlights from an eclectic collection that spans 5,000 years of history, offered on 25 October in London
Take a close-up look at works from our October 20th Century sales in Paris, spanning Impressionism to modern and contemporary art