Christie’s Hong Kong Spring Sale of Important Watches on 30 May 2011


HONG KONG.- Watch enthusiasts, beginners and seasoned collectors can look forward to an extremely wide array of magnificent timepieces at Christie’s Hong Kong Important Watches Spring Sale on 30 May 2011 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. With 540 lots on offer and a total estimate exceeding HK$80 million/US$10 million, the Spring Sale dazzles with rare enamel and pocket watches, opulent ladies’ jewellery watches, exceptional vintage wristwatches and inspirational modern complication wristwatches. This impressive selection, covering a broad and rich range in terms of styles and prices, will offer watch lovers and collectors a unique opportunity to acquire timepieces of the highest qualities and values on the market. Undoubtedly the most prominent highlight of the sale is a magnificent pair of matching gold and enamel Singing Bird Pistols (Lot 2174, estimate: HK$20,000,000-40,000,000/US