Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 307

BREGUET REF. 3947 - RATTRAPANTE YELLOW GOLD Breguet, "Rattrapante", No. 2838I, Ref. 3947. Made in the late 1990s. Very fine and rare, 18K yellow gold wristwatch with round and oval button split-seconds chronograph, register and an 18K yellow gold Breguet deployant clasp.

CHF 15,000 - 20,000

HKD 120,000 - 160,000 / USD 15,000 - 20,000

Sold: CHF 17,500

Three-body, solid, polished, stepped bezel, transparent case back with 6 screws, coin-edge band, straight lugs with screwed bars, sapphire crystals. Guilloché silver with painted radial Roman numerals on an outer plain reserve, subsidiary seconds and 30-minute register dials, secret Breguet signature. Blued steel Breguet hands. Cal. 533N, rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, 23 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock- absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance-spring, swan-neck micrometer regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 1-8

As new

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 38 mm. THICKNESS 12 mm.