An early 20th century silver cased manual wind wristwatch by Rolex with Reeberg movement, together with notes relating to the architect, Alexander Cattanach, with Glasgow import mark for 1923
Lot 735
An early 20th century silver cased manual wind wristwatch by Rolex with Reeberg movement, together with notes relating to the architect, Alexander Cattanach,
with Glasgow import mark for 1923
Sold for £840 (US$ 1,317) inc. premium

Lot Details
An early 20th century silver cased manual wind wristwatch by Rolex with Reeberg movement, together with notes relating to the architect, Alexander Cattanach, with Glasgow import mark for 1923
An early 20th century silver cased manual wind wristwatch by Rolex with Reeberg movement, together with notes relating to the architect, Alexander Cattanach, with Glasgow import mark for 1923
With 15-jewel manual wind Reeberg movement, silvered dial with black Roman numerals, outer five minute divisions, blued steel cubist hands, subsidiary seconds at 6, polished hinged case with monogrammed back for AC, Alexander Cattanach, loose Rolex buckle, hinged lugs, case, dial and movement signed, diameter 34mm

Footnotes

  • Alexander Cattanach (sometimes incorrectly spelt Cattenach) was born in 1857 as the son of a stonemason. He later practised in Kingussie as an architect and contractor. He died on 3 September 1928 leaving six sons, one of whom also named Alexander, born in 1896, was also an architect. Alexander the younger continued the practice after his father's death and had a large practice, designing houses, hotels and shooting lodges throughout Scotland.
Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Similar Items