Lot 186
  • 186

European Watch & Clock Co., Inc.

7,000 - 9,000 USD
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  • diamonds, platinum
  • length 18 mm, length overall approximately 164 mm
• cal. 101 manual winding jeweled nickel lever movement signed European Watch & Clock Co., Inc., mono-metallic balance, 17 jewels • cream dial, painted black Arabic numerals with inner hour track • platinum case and bracelet both set with single round and baguette cut diamonds, crown set to the case back • case interior and exterior with hand-stamped reference numbers and further signed European Watch & Clock Co., Inc


The movement is running at time of cataloguing, however it was not tested for the accuracy of time or duration of the power reserve and may need service at the buyer's discretion. Please note that Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement. Case in overall very good condition with some light wear consistent with use. All diamonds intact. Dial in good vintage condition with some signs of even oxidation and light surface dots throughout. Painted numerals and track are clear and show no signs of loss. Bracelet in excellent condition. The case is numbered 20625 on both the interior of the case back and the inside of the bezel.
"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."

Catalogue Note

The total diamond weight is approximately 2.88 cts.