Lot 2144
  • 2144

Audemars Piguet

Estimate
480,000 - 700,000 HKD
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Description

  • A LADY'S FINE YELLOW GOLD, RUBY AND DIAMOND-SET BRACELET WATCH CIRCA 1990
  • diameter 26 mm, interior circumference of bracelet 158 mm
• quartz movement • pavé-set diamond dial, ruby-set quarter markers • 18k yellow gold case, step-cut ruby and diamond-set bezel, push piece to the back for time setting, case back secured by 2 screws • with an 18k yellow gold, ruby and diamond-set bracelet • case, crystal and bracelet signed • total diamond weight approximately 14 carats and ruby weight approximately 17 carats

Condition

Movement is running while cataloguing. Battery might need to be replaced in the near future. Dial is nice and clean. Only light surface scuffs to the prongs and case back, only visible under a powerful loupe. Strong hallmarks. Overall condition is very good. Case numbered D35544.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. All dimensions in catalogue descriptions are approximate. Condition reports may not specify mechanical replacements or imperfections to the movement, case, dial, pendulum, separate base(s) or dome. Watches in water-resistant cases have been opened to examine movements but no warranties are made that the watches are currently water-resistant. Please note that we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts, such as wheels, hands, crowns, crystals, screws, bracelets and leather bands, since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. In particular, please note it is the purchaser's responsibility to comply with any applicable import and export matters, particularly in relation to lots incorporating materials from endangered species.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

**Please be advised that bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator and crocodile) are not sold with the watches and are for display purposes only. We reserve the right to remove these bands prior to shipping.

Important Notice regarding importation into the United States of Rolex watches
Sotheby's cannot arrange for the delivery of Rolex watches to the United States because U.S. laws restricts the import of Rolex watches. The buyer or a designated agent may collect the property in the country of sale."