The Masterpiece Auction II
From The Triazza Collection
AN EXCEPTIONAL, HISTORICALLY AND HIGHLY IMPORTANT 18K GOLD TWO-CROWN WORLD TIME WRISTWATCH WITH 24 HOUR INDICATION AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL DIAL DEPICTING THE NORTH AMERICAN MAP.
Christie’s Hong Kong is proud to presenta unique piece in its 20th/21st Century Art Evening Sale on 28 May. This live auction of seminal works by leading masters of the modern era as well as contemporary luminaries and emerging artists from around the world will also include the most valuable timepiece ever offered in Christie’s Hong Kong auction room, a Patek Philippe Ref. 2523J ‚Dual Crown World Time‘ featuring a map of North America on its cloisonné enamel dial. Crafted in 1955, this exquisite timepiece has been estimated at HK$55 million-120 million.
Dial: Cloisonné enamel depicting North American map
Case: 35.6 mm.
With: 18k gold Patek Philippe buckle, Patek Philippe Extract from Archives and a comprehensive study by Tortella & Sons
Remark: A masterpiece in exceptional condition. Only 3 examples known with the North American map cased in yellow gold
*THIS LOT WILL BE OFFERED ON SUNDAY 28TH OF MAY IN THE 20TH / 21ST CENTURY ART EVENING SALE
THE 20TH / 21ST CENTURY ART EVENING SALE BY CHRISTIE´S
28 May 09:00 PM HKT | Live auction