Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 40

BREGUET SPLIT-SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH 60-SECOND STOPWATCH Breguet, movement No. 1550067. Made circa 1940. Fine and rare, large, keyless, chromed split-seconds chronograph stopwatch with instantaneous 30-minute register. To be sold without reserve

CHF 2,000 - 4,000

USD 2,200 - 4,400 / EUR 1,700 - 3,400

Sold: CHF 2,250

C. Four-body, chromed, polished. Snap-on steel cuvette. D. White with painted black Arabic numerals, outer 1/5th of a second track with 5-minute/second Arabic markers from 0-300, subsidiary 30-minute register dial. Blued steel hand, red split-seconds hand. M. Cal. 1200, gilt brass, straight-line lever escapement, fastbeating monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator. Dial signed. Diam. 65 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original