Lot 8
  • 8

Gérald Genta

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 USD
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Description

  • Gérald Genta
  • A YELLOW GOLD TRIPLE CALENDAR WRISTWATCH WITH MOON PHASES 24 HOUR AND DAY/NIGHT INDICATION WITH A MOTHER OF PEARL DIALG 2002.1 33728 CIRCA 1990
  • yellow gold, mother of pearl
  • width 38 mm, bracelet circumference approximately 170 mm
• quartz movement • mother of pearl dial, luminescent dot indexes, baton hands, center seconds, subsidiary dials for day in English, date, 24-hour combined with day/night indication and moon phases • 18k yellow gold octagonal case, T-bar lugs, screw down case back • case, dial, and movement signed • with an 18k yellow gold Gérald Genta bracelet with folding clasp

Condition

CASE Case and bracelet in overall good condition with light wear, scuffing, and some signs of oxidation overall. Bezel with some light scuffs. Bracelet clasp with some scratches DIAL Mother of pearl dial in good condition with some light debris. A spot between 2 and 3, which may be normal to the nature of the material. MOVEMENT Calendar and moon phase functions working properly. The battery is running at the time of cataloguing however will require periodic replacement in the future. Sotheby's may not guarantee the life of the current battery. Please note that this lot requires CITES permits for export.
"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."
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