GUBELIN. A VERY RARE LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD "BRAS EN L'AIR" WRISTWATCH

Lot №: 65977
Estimate: $5,159 - 7,094
30 November 2005
Sold price
$12,383
Hong Kong

Description

GUBELIN. A VERY RARE LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD "BRAS EN L'AIR" WRISTWATCHSigned Gübelin, Le Colosse de Rhodes, No. 5/7, Case No. A0005, circa 1990With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the silvered and gilt dial with engraved scene depicting the island of Rhodes with a ship entering the harbour, an applied engraved gilt mythical figure standing above the harbour, his arms acting as hands pointing to the time in Arabic numerals on two arched sectors when button at 9 is depressed, in circular case with stepped bezel, downturned lugs, back secured by six screws, together with an 18k gold Gübelin buckle, case, dial and movement signed, case also signed R. Daners36 mm. diam.