4.82 ct Diamond Admina Cocktail Watch in Platinum - Art Deco - Vintage Circa 1940

GBP 8,195.00

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Object Description

A stunning, fine and impressive vintage 4.82 carat diamond and platinum cocktail watch made by Admina; part of our collection of ladies diamond watches

This stunning and unusual vintage diamond cocktail watch has been crafted in platinum, with a bracelet style strap.

This Art Deco ladies wristwatch made by Admina has a circular dial with silvered Arabic hour markers displayed alternately between tapering bar hour markers.

The watch is fitted with gold silvered hands, and the dial displays the text Admina, 17 jewels.

This manual wind watch is fitted with a plain crown/winder.

The watch case is plain and unembellished.

The stunning feature, hemi-spherical, hinged cover is ornamented with a total of seventy-six transitional modern brilliant round cut diamonds.

This impressive and authentic 1940s Art Deco style cocktail watch is fitted with a fully articulated bracelet style strap in platinum.

The lugs and fourteen of the links are accented with a total of sixty-four baguette cut diamonds.

These links are displayed alternately between fourteen sets of four, independently collet set, transitional modern brilliant round cut diamonds.

The watch secures to the reverse with a fully integrated, textured locking clasp, and benefits from the additional security of a side clip fastening.

This fine vintage cocktail watch is fitted with a 17 jewels, Swiss Doxa* movement.

The interior of the case back is clearly marked ‘Platinum, London make’ around the maker’s monogram PMG.

The fine vintage cocktail watch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card.

*NOTE – Doxa was founded in Neuchatel, Switzerland in 1889 by Georges Ducommun. Doxa was not only known for watch movements, but also for its connection with creating panel clocks displayed in Bugatti motor cars.

Diamond Quality
Colour (average grades) G/H
Clarity (average grades) VS 1 – SI 1
Cut Baguette/transitional modern brilliant
Content (total) 4.82 carats

Total length 18cm/7.08″
Length lug to lug 2.5cm/0.98″
Width across bezel 1.6cm/0.62″
Width across glass 1.1cm/0.43″

30.89 grams

Object History

Date: Circa 1940

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Object Condition

This vintage diamond cocktail watch is fine quality, set with one hundred and ninety-six very high colour graded, high clarity graded diamonds.

The watch is a very good gauge of platinum and in excellent condition, with clear marks to the case back.

The movement has been professionally cleaned and serviced, and is in full working order.

Object Details

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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