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    Description

    Retro Gübelin Lady's Ruby, Diamond, Gold Covered Dial Watch
    Case: 15 x 17 mm, rectangle, 18k gold, hinged covered dial set with round-cut rubies, two screw caseback closure
    Dial: silvered with satin finish, applied gold dot and stick hour indexes, "Sword" hour and minute hands, mineral crystal
    Movement: manual wind, 17 jewels, Gübelin lever movement
    Bracelet: 18k gold hinged pierced links, accented by full-cut diamonds and round-cut rubies; length 6-7/8 inches
    Stones: round-cut rubies weigh a total of approximately 5.50 carats; full-cut diamonds weigh a total of approximately 1.80 carats
    Signed: Gübelin on dial, movement and clasp
    Gross Weight: 63.10 grams
    Note: watch is currently in working order; accompanied by a Gübelin Letter of Authenticity, dated May 1952

    Property of a Private Massachusetts Collector


    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 26 - 50

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Ruby
    Shape(s): Round
    Count: 26 - 50
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: A beautiful and ornate retro design. Completed by foldover hinged clasp, marked GÜBELIN, 750 with maker's mark.
    Gübelin: Gübelin gem experts, designers, and master jewelers take gemstones – among nature’s most enchanting treasures – and work hard to perfect their beautiful, natural forms. In their creations they look to set free the power hidden in the precious stones and the exquisite materials that they use by turning them into truly heavenly jewelry. These are more than just pretty decorations – they are expressions of a passion for timeless beauty, and faithful companions to accompany you for a lifetime.

    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Sunday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Sunday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55456) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Sunday, December 8, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Current Bid:
    $2,500
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