RM016 Pink gold skeletonized wristwatch with date Circa 2008
August 5, 01:26 PM GMT
60,000 - 100,000 CHF
Pink gold skeletonized wristwatch with date
Calibre: cal. RM-AS7 automatic, 32 jewels
Case: 18k pink gold, sapphire crystal display back secured by 4 screws
Case number: 468
Closure: 18k pink gold and titanium Richard Mille folding clasp
Dimensions: 38 x 50 mm
Signed: case, dial and movement
Accessories: Richard Mille travel case
Please note that the strap illustrated on the main catalogue image is for presentation purposes only. The watch is not accompanied by any strap.
MVT: is running at the time of cataloguing and the date advancing.
CASE: in good and attractive condition with crisp hallmarks and engravings on the back. There is some wear visible with the naked eye, including scuffs, fine dings and scratches.
DIAL: in very good condition with minor surface blemishes. There are some fine spots to the hands and there appear to be a couple of very fine particles underneath the crystal.
Please note that the movement has not been tested for the accuracy of time and may need a service at the buyer's expense. Sotheby's does not guarantee the future working of the movement and we do not guarantee the authenticity of any individual component parts since subsequent repairs and restoration work may have resulted in the replacement of original parts.
You are advised that watch straps or bands made of materials derived from endangered or otherwise protected species (i.e. alligator or crocodile) are not sold with the watch and we reserve the right to remove these straps or bands prior to shipping. Furthermore, the watch may not come with its original manufacturers strap or band.
Prospective bidders should review the Conditions of Business, Authenticity Guarantee, the Guide for Prospective Buyers, and any Important Notice in the sale catalogue.
"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."