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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 11, 2013

LOT 41

BLANCPAIN TIME ZONE DAY/NIGHT STEEL Blancpain, "Time Zone, Day/Night," No. 1194. Made circa 2001. Fine, self-winding, water-resistant, two time zone, stainless steel wristwatch with day/night indication, date and a stainless steel Blancpain deployant clasp. Accompanied by a the original fitted box, certificate and manual.

Three-body, polished, screwed-down case back and crown, domed sapphire crystal. Black with luminous Arabic numerals, subsidiary dials for the seconds and second time zone at 12, apertures for the day/ night indication and date. Luminous steel epée hands. Cal. 5L60, rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, 29 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, gold rotor. Dial, case and movement signed.

USD 2,500 - 4,500

HKD 19,000 - 35,000 / CHF 2,400 - 4,300

Sold: USD 4,000

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


DIAM. 38 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm.