Reflecting a strong collector market, we are always seeking good watches for our catalogues. We see continued robust demand for prestige brands, particularly vintage Rolex and Omega, high end makers Patek Phillipe, Baum et Mercier, Jaeger, Piaget, Longines and Cartier. We typically offer along with good wristwatches a selection of gold pocket watches, superior antique clocks and specialist vintage pieces.
A large impressive Victorian oak cased table or bracket clock
the case ornately carved with corbel figures of a man and a woman, leaves, fruit, masks and scrolls, with a brass gallery top and lion's paw, bracket feet, the face with Arabic numerals, chapter ring and three subsidiary dials. The grand sonnerie type hand crafted movement with triple fusée striking on eight bells and chiming the quarter on a gong. Full Westminster chimes. Height overall 720, with pendulum and keys.
A rare Patek Philippe 18ct. rose gold Calatrava gent's wristwatch
the white enamel dial with Roman numerals and maker's details, subsidiary seconds dial, hobnail bezel, Patek leather strap and 18ct. buckle. working order.
A late 1940s gent's 18ct. yellow gold Rolex bubble-back Oyster Perpetual Chronometer wristwatch
the yellow gold case with pale gilt dial with maker's logo and model details, screw-down crown, working order, with late stitched leather crocodile skin strap.
An Omega Speedmaster Professional 'Moonwatch' gent's wristwatch
ref 145022-69, stainless steel case, black dial with sub-registers and centre chronograph hand, calibre 861, 17 jewel movement. Serial no. 31008456. Resin strap
An 18thC French Boulle large bracket clock
the domed top with figured finial of a Neptune seated upon globe, the arch top door enclosing the gilded dial with white enamel hour panels with cobalt blue Roman numerals, the pendulum suspends in front of an ormolu back panel, traditional tortoiseshell and cut brass inlay to most panels, classical masks to the scrolling feet; together with the original conforming bracket of tapered form. Height overall 1350.
A gent's Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch
38mm case, stainless steel case and bracelet, black dial with sub-registers and centre chronograph hand, stamped '640' to lug at 7ock, serial no. 1175, 'Flight Qualified by NASA for all Manned Space Missions' and 'The First Watch Worn on the Moon' stamped to reverse. In original red leather box. Working.
A 19thC French bronze ormolu neo-classical mantel clock
with Sèvres porcelain tangerine orange face, columns and urn. The magnificent architectural breakfront case with chiseled acanthus and anthemion borders, the pediment surmounted by two sculptural griffins flanking the campana finial. The face painted with Cupid and Aphrodite in polychrome on a gilt 'seaweed' ground surrounded by Roman numerals in cartouches. H.420mm
A modern gent's Breitling chronomat 44 Raven wristwatch
the 44mm diameter black steel case with canvered sapphire glare proofed glass, undirectional ratcheted rotating bezel with orange Arabic, the case back marked 'Edition Speciale... 200m 3150829 MB011', wide black rubber strap with black steel deployment clasp, in original stitched leather case with booklets and outer Breitling casing. Purchased new by our Auckland vendor in Vienna, 12 September 2016.
A 1980s 18ct. yellow gold and stainless steel gent's Rolex Oyster perpetual Datejust wristwatch
34mm case, gold toned dial with baton markers, Jubilee bracelet. Complete with original purchase receipt dated 1989, certificate, booklet and green leather box.
A c.1982 Omega Speedmaster professional Moon watch
stainless steel case, bracelet and clasp, the black dial with a small seconds sub-dial, 30 minute recorder and 12-hour with centre chronograph hand, mechanical manual wind 17-jewel movement, working. Serial no. 46878113. With Omega certificate and warranty cards, paperwork, original read leather box and outer card box. Valuation available.