Only Online Auction

Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 76

Gallet for Benmore
Centre-seconds, alarm, calibre AS 1930; gilded metal and stainless steel

HKD 4,300 - 8,500

EUR 500 - 1,000 / CHF 500 - 1,000 / USD 550 - 1,100


Sold: HKD 1,625

Gilded metal and stainless steel, manual-winding, vertical “tonneau”-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with screwed case-back, silver colour dial with applied indexes, centre-seconds and one horological complication:
· Alarm (winding and setting on the central index by the crown at 2 o’clock)

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Gallet, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Model made for Benmore (probably U.S.A.)

Year circa 1970

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. unnumbered

Material gilded metal and stainless steel

Bracelet gilded metal with deployant clasp

Caliber 11’’’ ½, AS 1930

Dimensions Length 170 mm. (approx.)

Height 44 mm.

Width 36.8 mm.

Signature dial and case


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.

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.