25th Jul, 2024 10:00

Fine Watches Auction

 
  Lot 1030
 

Raymond Weil: a stainless steel cased automatic wristwatch

Raymond Weil: a stainless steel cased wristwatch, ref 3900, serial no.V798xxx, the blue part-waffle baton and Arabic dial with date aperture and red central seconds hand, marked 200m/660ft, fitted an automatic movement, case 44mm wide, fitted steel link strap.

Note: Winding on and ticking over at time of inspection but not checked for time keeping.

Estimate
£250 - £400
 

Buyer's premium: 30% (inc. VAT)

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Auction: Fine Watches Auction, 25th Jul, 2024

Watches have been the hot topic over the last decade or so with strides made by academics and collectors alike to push forward people's understanding of specialist timepieces. This has made prices soar and have, in the most part, proven to be a great investment when purchased at auction. 

This auction boasts 64 lots of designer timepieces. Rolex is always the word on peoples lips when discussing watches, of which there are no fewer than 16 for offer at competitive prices. Other than the giants of the watch world, including Omega, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet, and Jaeger-LeCoultre, all of whom are represented, there is a Robert Loomes 'Robin', which is fitted with the same Smiths cal 12.15 movement Edmund Hillary wore to the top of Everest in 1953. 

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Fri 19/07/24 10am-4.30pm
Sat 20/07/24 10am-12.30pm
Mon 22/07/24 10am-2pm

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