Only Online Auction

Geneva, Jan 03, 2022

LOT 17

Lady’s chronograph, black dial; chromium-plated metal and stainless steel

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 480 - 960 / USD 545 - 1,090 / HKD 4,250 - 8,500

Sold: CHF 625

Chromium-plated metal and stainless steel, manual-winding, “tonneau”-shaped, lady’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, black colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 6 and one horological complication:
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the olive-shaped push-piece located on the case band at 2 o’clock) with tachometric scale graduated for 1 000 metres and telemetric scale graduated for a kilometre

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-7-17



Slightly spotted

Movement: 3**


Repair required, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Astin, Switzerland

Year circa 1940-1950

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. unnumbered

Material chromium-plated metal and stainless steel

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle stainless steel buckle

Caliber 10’’’ ½, lever escapement

Height 32.6 mm.

Width 26.2 mm.

Signature dial


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.