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Lot 0023
  • Domestic: Free Shipping
  • Item: Tiffany & Co. Watch
  • Maker: Tiffany & Co.
  • Model: 40-218
  • Serial: L081
  • Materials: Stainless steel case, leather strap, silver dial
  • Reference Number: 8155

    Tiffany & Company was founded by Charles Lewis Tiffany and John B. Young in Brooklyn, Connecticut in 1837. The company was initially labeled as a "stationery and fancy goods emporium." When the company built a $500,000 store at 15 Union Square West, Manhattan, designed by John Kellum, it was described by The New York Times as a, "palace of jewels." The courageous step of buying the French Crown Jewels is what drew major publicity and further solidified the Tiffany brand's association with high-quality diamonds and jewels. A now world-class company, Tiffany & Co. won its first gold medal for jewelry and a grand prize for silverware at the Paris Exposition in 1878. Unburdened by the recession from 1990-1991, Tiffany placed an emphasis upon mass merchandising by advertising, "How to Buy a Diamond" brochures to more than 40,000 people. Today, Tiffany & Co. is considered one of the most prestigious jewelers whose unique pieces have been worn by famous families such as the Astors, Vanderbilts, Posts, Huttons, and Morgans.

    Please note that this lot has a reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. Jasper52 will bid on your behalf as much as necessary to ensure that you meet the reserve price or that you remain in the lead, up to your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Free shipping to anywhere within the Contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from New York.

    Authenticity:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic. Please contact us if there is a misrepresentation so that the item can be returned.

    Your purchase is protected:
    In the rare event that your purchase from this auction does not meet your expectations, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. If the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, U.S. buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition

    This exceptional item has been fully serviced and is warranted for 3 months following purchase. Shipping Free shipping within the USA, International shipping (additional charges will apply). Item ships from New York, NY.

    Starting Bid

    $1.00

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Tiffany & Co. Stainless Steel Watch

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    Estimate $500 - $600
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