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Geneva, Hotel Des Bergues, Oct 31, 1998

LOT 127

Audemars Piguet, Geneve, 700eme Anniversaire, No. 42/70, made in 1991. Very fine astronomic, platinum gentleman's wristwatch with perpetual calendar, moon phases and lunar calendar. Accompanied with a 18K white gold push-pin, a green laquered wooden fitted box and a certificate.

CHF 12,000 - 14,000

Sold: CHF 14,950

C. massive, polished, stepped bezel, teardrop lugs, dedicated back. D. white enamel with applied platinum indexes + auxiliary dials for the days of the month, of the week, the months and the lunar calendar, aperture for the lunations. "Baton " platinum hands. M. 2003/2 , rhodium plated, "fausses cotes " decoration, 18 jewels, lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted for heat, cold isochronism and 5 positions, antishock system, self compensating flat balance-spring. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 33 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1

As new

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


This watch is part of a limited series of 70 examples, specially made for the 700th Anniversary of the Swiss Confederation in 1991. They were on sale on the Swiss Market only, and all 70 examples were produced in platinum.