Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 271

AUDEMARS PIGUET ROYAL OAK C SERIES JUMBO STEEL Audemars Piguet, Royal Oak Jumbo, Automatic, case No. C 1964, Ref. 5402 ST. Sold in December 1978. Very fine and rare, octagonal, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with date and a stainless steel Audemars Piguet link bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by an Audemars Piguet extract from the archives and a fitted box.

CHF 8,000 - 12,000

HKD 64,000 - 96,000 / USD 8,000 - 12,000

Sold: CHF 15,000

Two-body, polished and brushed, octagonal bezel set with 8 hexagonal nuts embanked in 8 screws on the case back, angled lugs, screwed-down winding crown, sapphire crystal. Black, clous de Paris decoration, applied luminous steel baton indexes, aperture for the date at 3. Luminous steel baton hands. Cal. 2121, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 36 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Gyromax balance adjusted for heat, cold isochronism and 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, 21K gold rotor.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIM. 39 x 47 mm. THICKNESS 7 mm. Approx. overall length 185 mm. Property of the Original German Owner