Lot 4: CURRENT MODEL AUDEMARS PIGUET - a gentleman's 18ct rose gold Royal Oak openworked wrist watch. Estimate £12,000 - £18,000 Lot 411: SEVENFRIDAY - a gentleman's bi-material wrist watch. Estimate £380 - £480 Lot 412: SEVENFRIDAY - a gentleman's stainless steel wrist watch. Estimate £380 - £480 A collector’s favourite is seen in lot 153; the Heuer Calculator and the ‘smart watch’ of its time with a greater longevity than today’s offerings.
Lot 153: HEUER - a gentleman's stainless steel Calculator chronograph bracelet watch.
Estimate £700 - £1,000 For pure ‘wrist art’ lot 254 is hard to beat. The Roger Dubuis ‘Much More’ has a superb, hand painted enamel dial depicting the Americas.
Lot 254: ROGER DUBUIS - a limited edition gentleman's 18ct rose gold Much More wrist watch. Estimate £9,000 - £14,000
Auction house Fellows launches into its first watch sale of 2016 later this month and has shared a number of highlights from the catalogue.
The Watch Sale takes place on Tuesday 26 January at Fellows sales room in Birmingham although it is possible to enter commission and telephone bids through the company’s website www.fellows.co.uk as well as bidding through a number of online auction sites including The Saleroom, Live Auctioneers and Easy Live Auction.
The cover star for Fellows’ first monthly watch sale of 2016 is an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak with skeletonised movement which features as lot 4. Its distinctive bold case design contrasts with the delicacy of the exposed movement.
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