Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 431

ANGELUS, OVERSIZE BLACK DIAL CHRONOGRAPH, CAL. 215, STEEL Angelus, Chronograph, case No. 269805. Made in the 1940's. Fine, large, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, register and tachometer.

CHF 6,000 - 9,000

HKD 48,000 - 72,000 / USD 6,000 - 9,000

Sold: CHF 18,750

Three-body, polished and brushed, lapidated lugs, stepped bezel, snap-on case back. Black with luminous Arabic numerals, subsidiary guilloché seconds and 45-minute register dials, outer 1/5th second track and tachometer graduation. Luminous yellow gold baton hands. Cal. 215, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator.

Click to full view

Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-8-01

Very good

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 38 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.