5 Vintage Timepieces at Antiquorum's Upcoming April 25th Auction
April 8, 2012
At Antiquorum's upcoming April 25, 2012 auction, there are 404 lots to choose from, below are my five picks.
Lot 170 - ROLEX REF. 5508 "JAMES BOND" GILT DIAL Rolex Oyster Perpetual, 100m = 330ft, Submariner, case No. 489701, Ref. 5508. Made in 1958. Fine and rare, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel diver's wristwatch. Accompanied by a fitted box."
Lot 139 - BREITLING REF. 765 CP CHRONOGRAPH, STEEL Breitling, Genève, Co-Pilot, Ref. 765 CP, case No. 1140595. Made circa 1968. Fine, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers and black bezel.
Lot 20 - A - TISSOT REF. 6702 STEEL Chs Tissot & Fils, No. 3127073, Ref. 6702- 15. Made in the 1950s. Fine, center seconds, water resistant, stainless steel wristwatch. B - TISSOT REF. 4002-1 WORLD TIME STEEL Tissot, World Time, No. 2591860, Ref. 4002-1. Made in the 1950s. Fine World Time, center seconds, selfwinding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch.
Lot 56 - CARTIER REF. 2772 SKELETONIZED TANK PLATINUM Cartier, Paris, Tank à Vis, No. 06/20, Ref. 2772. Made in a limited edition of 20 pieces circa 2006. Very fine and very rare, rectangular, water-resistant, skeletonized, platinum wristwatch with an 18K white gold Cartier deployant clasp. Accompanied by the original Cartier box and instruction booklet.
Lot 172 - ROLEX REF. 8171, PADELLONE, STAINLESS STEEL Rolex, Perpetual, Precision, Ref. 8171. Made circa 1950. Very fine and rare, self-winding, antimagnetic, stainless steel chronometer wristwatch with triple date, moon phases and a stainless steel Rolex buckle.