Only Online Auction

Geneva, Jan 03, 2022

LOT 20

Baume & Mercier
Ref. 1902, chronograph, minute and hour counters, triple date à guichets (with apertures), moon phases, calibre Valjoux 72 C; stainless steel

CHF 2,500 - 4,000

EUR 2,400 - 3,900 / USD 2,800 - 4,400 / HKD 21,100 - 33,700

Stainless steel, manual-winding, tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 9 and six horological complications:
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces)
· Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)
· 12-hour counter (subsidiary dial at 6 o’clock)
· Half-instantaneous date of the month (exterior graduation with central index)
· Day of the week (aperture at 11 o’clock; indications given in English)
· Month of the year (aperture at 1 o’clock; indications given in English)


LOADING IMAGES
Click to full view
Image

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 3 *
Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original

Brand Baume & Mercier, Geneva

Reference 1902

Year circa 1950-1960

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 388 506

Material stainless steel

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle stainless steel buckle

Caliber 13’’’ (based on Valjoux 72 C by Reymond Frères, Les Bioux, Vallée de Joux)

Height 40 mm.

Width 35 mm.

Signature dial and movement

CONDITIONS AND INFORMATION FOR BUYERS

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.

CONDITION REPORT CAN ONLY BE REQUESTED UP TO DECEMBER 22nd

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.