Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 50

Precision counter-clock, centre-seconds; “Haute Précision”; chromium-plated metal and wood

EUR 1,400 - 2,700

USD 1,700 - 3,300 / HKD 13,000 - 24,900

Sold: EUR 1,820

Chromium-plated metal, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, precision counter-clock with snap-on case-back, mounted in a mahogany two-body hinged rectangular-shaped box; silver colour dial with centre-seconds.

24’’’, gilded brass, going barrel, straight-line lever escapement, bimetallic balance and blued steel hairspring with terminal curve, polished steel index-regulator; indirect centre-seconds mechanism.

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-6-01


Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original

Brand Ebel, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Model “Haute Précision”

Year circa 1940-1950

Movement No. 14 962

Case No. 85

Diameter 102.9 mm. (bezel)

Caliber 24’’’, lever escapement

Dimensions 37.1 x 137 x 185 mm

Signature dial and case


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of
temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU