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OUR NEW CATALOGUE IS ONLINE
17 October 2017
Our catalogue for the 96th
auction is now available! The catalogue is being printed at this moment
and we will soon begin shipping the copies.
You can of course immediately begin perusing what the upcoming auction has to offer – the catalogue
is ready for you online or to download as PDF on our web site.
A HIGHLIGHT FOR OUR NEXT AUCTION ON MAY 6
22 March 2017
Attributed to Ilbery, London, 98 x 58 mm, 113 g, circa 1810
A very fine gold enamel pocket watch with centre seconds, studded with agate, moss agate, cornelian and split pearls in museum-like quality, for the Chinese market
PRESS RELEASE OF THE 94th AUCTION ON NOVEMBER 12, 2016
17 January 2017
After shipping our catalogue, it did not take us long to realise that the 94th auction would not
be like any other auction. The number of advance bids as well as the internet bids grew with
unprecedented speed - not unexpectedly perhaps, after all it is not every day that a complete
museum is put to auction!
REMARKABLE COLLECTOR'S PIECES FROM THE WATCH AND CLOCK MUSEUM WUPPERTAL AT THE 94th AUCTION
26 September 2016
The Abeler family's famous watch and clock museum in Wuppertal closed its doors for good in September 2016.
Special collector's pieces from the museum will be part of our 94th
AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS IN MUNICH
19 September 2016
PREVIEW OF THE 94TH
OCTOBER 16; 2016 AT THE UHRENBÖRSE MÜNCHEN
HOTEL DOLCE, UNTERSCHLEISSHEIM
OUR NOVEMBER HIGHLIGHTS
23 August 2016
Noteworthy consignments for the 94th
auction on November 12, 2016, Hotel Sheraton Frankfurt Airport
PRESS RELEASE OF THE 93rd AUCTION
30 May 2016
Dr. Crott Auctioneers held their first auction of 2016, their 93rd
, on Saturday,
May 14, 2016. Even though it was a "long" bank holiday weekend,
the Skyloft at the Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel filled up easily with all
the lovers of fine timepieces who had come from near and far. On Friday
afternoon and Saturday morning the collectors had made good use of
the allocated preview time and studied all the lots in great detail.
A SENSATIONAL FRUIT!
29 April 2016
Supplement lot 204.1
in our 93rd
Auction on 14 May 2016
A gold and enamel watch of museum quality studded with half pearls, created for the Chinese market: "The Peach".
To the best of our knowledge this is one of only eight such
pieces in the world and at the same time the largest and most
extravagant of the surviving peach watches. This example seems to be the most important and most valuable
Ilbery watch on the market today.