Sotheby’s described the watch as “a platinum wristwatch with two-tone dial” marked with the unique registration number 108. Photo: Sotheby's

Man in Britain sues Sotheby’s Hong Kong after it was about to auction ‘stolen’ rare Philippe Dufour Simplicity watch

  • Christian Iwasko says he bought watch for US$208,000 from Contrapante in New York in September 2016
  • Iwasko is suing Sotheby’s Hong Kong and Qiming Lyu, a Nanjing resident who allegedly consigned watch to auction house for its immediate return
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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Sotheby’s described the watch as “a platinum wristwatch with two-tone dial” marked with the unique registration number 108. Photo: Sotheby's
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