Fine Watches and Wristwatches

10 Dec 2014, starting at 14:00 GMT.

Auction information

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

Shipping Notices

Bonhams cannot arrange for the delivery of Corum, Franck Muller, Piaget, Tudor and Rolex watches into the United States due to import restrictions.

Bonhams cannot arrange for the delivery of lots containing mother of pearl or ruby into the United States due to import restrictions.

Please note that in some circumstances we are unable to ship the watch with its strap due to regulations regarding material derived from endangered or otherwise protected species.

The buyer or designated agent may collect the property in the country of sale

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping please contact the Department on:
44(0)207 447 7413
cara.ringwood@bonhams.com


lots

Lange & Söhne. A fine 18ct gold manual wind calendar wristwatch with power reserve Lange 1, Case No.126845, Movement No.16814, Circa 2000

Omega. A fine and historically important stainless steel manual wind chronograph watch owned by the late Reinhard Furrer, German Spacelab Astronaut on board the Space Shuttle Challenger in 1985, then gifted to Wubbo Johannes Ockels, Dutch Astronaut also on board the STS-61A Challenger in 1985 Speedmaster, Ref: 145.022. Production: October 24th 1978, Movement No.44.818.026, Case No.SN1027 number 27 of 56 pieces produced for NASA in 1978 under the title "Alaska III," the special case produced in the U.S.A for NASA, together with Omega Extract of the Archives

Zenith. A lady's 18ct rose gold and diamond set automatic wristwatch with moonphase Heritage Ultra Thin Elite, Ref:18.2310.692/95.C498, Case No.160619, Movement No.373270, Sold 6th August 2013

Chopard. A lady's fine 18ct white gold and diamond set quartz wristwatch Happy Diamonds, Ref:5236-51, No.20/4292, Case No.959234, Sold 29th March 2004

International Watch Co, Schaffhausen. A fine 18ct gold keyless wind pocket watch with perpetual calendar and phases of the moon Ref:5510, Circa 1990

Longines. A fine early 20th Century 18ct gold keyless wind open face pocket watch with tachymetre scale Circa 1912

Rolex. An 18ct gold manual wind wristwatch Precision, Ref:8940R, Serial No.757**, Movement No.N98***, Circa 1960

Patek Philippe. A fine and rare 18ct gold automatic perpetual calendar minute repeating wristwatch with moon phase together with fitted box and original Certificate of Origin Ref:3974/J, Case No.2865066, Movement No.1906007, Sold 6th October 1989

Audemars Piguet. A fine and rare early 20th Century 18ct gold keyless wind perpetual calendar pocket watch with moonphase Case and Movement No.33532, Circa 1925

Patek Philippe. A very fine and very rare late 19th Century perpetual calendar minute repeating full hunter pocket watch with phases of the moon Case No.48389, Sold April 19th 1881

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Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, 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:
A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:

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 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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

Bonhams cannot arrange for the delivery of Corum, Franck Muller, Piaget, Tudor and Rolex watches into the United States due to import restrictions.

Bonhams cannot arrange for the delivery of lots containing mother of pearl or ruby into the United States due to import restrictions.

Please note that in some circumstances we are unable to ship the watch with its strap due to regulations regarding material derived from endangered or otherwise protected species.

The buyer or designated agent may collect the property in the country of sale

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping please contact the Department on:
44(0)207 447 7413
cara.ringwood@bonhams.com

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Exempt from tax

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

Ω Import high rate

VAT on imported items at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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