Sun, 28th Nov 2021 15:30

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 754
 

A BAUME AND MERCIER 'BAUMATIC' EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD WRIST WATCH

Sold for £2,000


Condition Report

MOVEMENT: Not ticking at present - has been overwound.
WEAR: Heavily worn.
DIAL: Heavily worn, marked and discoloured.
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Scratched and scuffed.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact.
CROWN: Intact - very stiff to move.
BRACELET/STRAP: Heavily worn and stretched.
CLASP: In working order.

Approximately 87g gross

 

BAUME AND MERCIER 'BAUMATIC' EIGHTEEN CARAT GOLD WRIST WATCH,
the round champagne dial with Roman hour markers, outer seconds track in black, 30mm case, on an eighteen carat gold bracelet with foldover clasp, lacking box and papers
Provenance: The Private Collection of a Scottish Lady of Title

The condition of watches offered at auction varies widely due to factors including age, possible restoration, repair and general wear and tear. Condition reports relate to watches’ condition at the time of inspection by McTear’s specialists, McTear’s cannot guarantee watches to function beyond that point. Watches are not tested in house for accuracy, duration or water tightness. Buyers should assume that all watches purchased will require regular servicing to be useable and reliable. If McTear’s have been unable to open a watch case safely then the completeness and functionality of the movement within cannot be commented on or guaranteed. McTear’s cannot offer any form of guarantee that movements and/or all component parts are original to any watch.