Wrist & Pocket Watches

April 10 — 15, 2021
Auction begins to close at 2 pm ET

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LOT 22

Lot 22

Transit Watch Co. Wristwatch

Transit Watch Co. Wristwatch
Lot 22 Details
Transit Watch Co. Wristwatch

circa 1945; 17 jewel movement; rose tone dial signed B.B.; in a retro-style asymmetrical 14k rose gold and palladium case and double serpentine strap set with 14 full cut rubies (approx. 1.50ct.t.w.) and 16 brilliant cut diamonds (approx. 0.42ct.t.w.)
length 7.5 in — 19.1 cm
37.7 grams
some dial discolouration; working

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Transit Watch Co. Wristwatch
  • Transit Watch Co. Wristwatch
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LOT 22

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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