Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 315

HEUER/ LEONIDAS CHRONOGRAPH YELLOW GOLD PLATED 38 MM Heuer Leonidas, No. 61068. Made in the 1950s. Fine, very rare and large, water-resistant, tonneau-shaped, yellow gold-plated wristwatch with olive button chronograph and register with a Heuer leather strap.

CHF 2,500 - 4,500

HKD 20,000 - 36,000 / USD 2,500 - 4,500

Sold: CHF 8,125

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, snap-on case back. Black with luminous arabic indexes, auxiliary dials for the seconds and 30 minute and 12-hour registers, outer minute 1/5 second track, outermost telemeter scale. Luminous yellow gold "baton" hands. Rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, blued steel balance- spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 1-8

As new

Slightly scratched

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-04

Very good



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